Inheritors (CD)


Holden

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Amoeba Review

Matt 07/12/2013

Amazing new album from the Border Community boss. It's been seven years since Holden's last full-length statement, time the producer has spent immersing himself in krautrock and the american lo-fi underground. The resulting album is loose and heavy on one-take modular synth recordings. The album stands in contrast to a deluge deluge of predictable, compressed dance productions.

That said, Holden's made it clear that this is dance music, of a sort, and when the acoustic drums emerge on "Renata" (conveniently timed at 120 bpm), this assertion rings true. That said, there's nary a kick drum intro on this album, and the pool of influences is much deeper than your average club ready 12". "Inner-City 125" is a more ominous take on The Caretaker's ballroom ambience, "Rannoch Dawn" sounds like the Rune Grammofon camp's take on shambolic Krautrock, while "Seven Stars" sounds like a PBS Mystery!  soundtrack obscured by analog extrapolations. Only "Gone Feral" hints at the wooly pastoralism of Holden's previous productions. Read More


Track Listing



Disc 1 Titles
Artist
Length
1.
Rannoch Dawn
James Holden 04:25
2.
A Circle Inside A Circle Inside
James Holden 06:09
3.
Renata
James Holden 05:57
4.
The Caterpillar's Intervention
James Holden 04:04
5.
Sky Burial
James Holden 04:26
6.
The Illuminations
James Holden 03:13
7.
Inter-City 125
James Holden 05:29
8.
Delabole
James Holden 03:44
9.
Seven Stars
James Holden 05:49
10.
Gone Feral
James Holden 06:23
11.
The Inheritors
James Holden 04:54
12.
Circle Of Fifths
James Holden 03:02
13.
Some Respite
James Holden 04:30
14.
Blackpool Late Eighties
James Holden 08:38
15.
Self-Playing Schmaltz
James Holden 04:46

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