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Six Organs Of Admittance / Ascent
Album:Ascent Collection:General
Artist:Six Organs Of Admittance Added:01/2013
Label:(No Label Information) 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2013-03-31 Pull Date:2013-06-03 
Week Ending:12 May5 May28 Apr21 Apr14 Apr7 Apr

 Recent Airplay
1.May 20, 2020:Some Songs Without Words
4.Apr 30, 2013:Home Free
Solar Ascent
2.May 09, 2013:catharsis
Even If You Knew
5.Apr 27, 2013:The Base of A Dream is Empty
Your Ghost, Close To The Sky
3.May 04, 2013:The Base of A Dream is Empty
Visions (From Io), Your Ghost, One Thousand Birds
6.Apr 20, 2013:Music Casserole
One Thousand Birds

Album Review
Reviewed 2013-03-29 
Artist: Six Organs of Admittance Album: Ascent
Genre: Alternative/Experimental/Atmospheric/Space Rock
RIYL: Sun City Girls, Acid Mothers Temple, Castanets
An exotic music project of guitarist Ben Chasny, featuring raga-like guitar work surrounded by bells, chimes (as the name implies), drones, and Chasny's multi-tracked, chant-style vocals.
FCC clean

1. (5.26)- eerie melody starts off; plain bassline; long and sprawling solo throughout the whole song with overdrived/fuzzed out guitar tones; odd atmosphere
***2. (7.18)- The first two minutes slightly make me feel like the track is an odder version of Dark Side of the Moon plus a little more psychedelic; mysterious and creeping vox; brilliant explosion of solo near the middle with nice wah effects and steady/plain bassline as background; subtle effects near the end suit perfectly with the erratic solo that outstandingly lights up the song
3. (4.21)- Ominous effects fade in; sort of religious humming with loopy effects in the background; a highlighting use of chimes throughout the second half of the song
**4. (3.25)- soft and velvety intro; slightly post-rock feeling, distorted rhythmic guitar fades in near the middle; walking alone along the beach, looking at the horizon in the early morning
**5. (6.14)- overdrived effects fade in; echoed creepy vox; spaced-out psychedelia with Blues-rock jams; rumbling bassline; great raging/riled-up guitar solo
**6. (2.59)- melancholic ballad; soft vox; gentle acoustic deep-space love story
7. (7.12)- striking bassline with capricious guitar; jagged and druggy; spiced with halted machine noise effects
**8. (4.47)- slow mellow ballad with some early-’90s indie rock influences; spectral and spacy

Track Listing
1.Waswasa 5.One Thousand Birds
2.Close To The Sky 6.Your Ghost
3.They Called You Near 7.Even If You Knew
4.Solar Ascent 8.Visions (From Io)