The Secret Machines are never going to make it to "The . Ten Silver Drops is an album in need of some plan of attack. Lacking the dynamic cohesion that made its predecessor more than the sum of its tracklist, it feels like merely a collection of random tracks, which, despite their common themes, begin to sound haphazard in their arrangements and sequencing.
Modifier l'album Reporter une erreur. Rock ind�pendant The Secret Machines. Liste des groupes Rock indépendant The Secret Machines Ten Silver Drops. ajouter les paroles de l'album. Ajouter un fichier audio. Nom du groupe The Secret Machines. Nom de l'album Ten Silver Drops. Date de parution 25 Avril 2006. Labels Warner Music Group Reprise Records. Style MusicalRock indépendant. Membres possèdant cet album1. lone, Jalous And Stoned.
On their second album, Ten Silver Drops, Secret Machines have scaled back some of their musical ambition in favor of melody and emotional honesty. Their first album used epic-length tracks, spiraling guitars, fuzzy organ tones, and breathless vocals to propel the band into the realm of inner space traveled by Spiritualized, among others. The cool thing was that they tied these drifting surfaces to a rock-solid bottom reminiscent of Led Zep, sometimes with propulsive beats straight off a Neu! track. There are still plenty of guitars on Ten Silver Drops, and still lots of space and atmosphere
On their second album, Ten Silver Drops, Secret Machines have scaled back some of their musical ambition in favor of melody and emotional honesty. Jun 09, 2006 10:28 am Jun 09, 2006 10:28 am. 1. The Secret Machines have offered up a truly beautiful record for its second release. 0. I think this album does a good job of telling what was to come.
Secret Machines are ostensibly a guitar, bass and drums trio with plenty of clout to their sound, and lots of big melodic songs courtesy of brothers Brandon and Benjamin Curtis. But the refreshing thing about them is that they are adept at sidestepping rock cliché. Lean and limber with a canny grasp of dynamics and a mercurial sense of rhythm, they pull off the trick of sounding quintessentially American while also embracing, for example, the motorik propulsion of Seventies Krautrock exponents Can and Neu!
|A1||Alone, Jealous And Stoned||6:46|
|A2||All At Once (It's Not Important)||4:37|
|A3||Lightning Blue Eyes||5:31|
|A4||Daddy's In The Doldrums||8:23|
|B1||I Hate Pretending||5:15|
Vocals – Alejandra Deheza
|B3||I Want To Know If It's Still Possible
Accordion – Garth Hudson
|C1||Daddy's In The Doldrums (previously Unreleased Alternate Version)||8:00|
|C2||Another Minute Standing Still (non-Lp Track From “Lightning Blue Eyes” UK Single)||5:19|
|C3||Everything Is Free (non-Lp Track From “All At Once (It’s Not Important)” UK Single)||4:13|
|D1||Solar Bloodlines (non-Lp Instrumental Track From “Lightning Blue Eyes” UK Single)||6:15|
|D2||I Want To Know If It's Still Possible (previously Unreleased Alternate Acoustic Version)||4:55|
|D3||Angel in Love With Her Own Wings (non-LP track from “All At Once (It’s Not Important)” UK single )||9:37|
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