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Balam Acab / Child Death
Album:Child Death Collection:General
Artist:Balam Acab Added:02/2016
Label:Self-Release 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2016-04-03 Pull Date:2016-06-05 Charts:RPM/Electronica
Week Ending:15 May1 May10 Apr
Airplays:113

 Recent Airplay
1.May 14, 2016:Music Casserole
Spent Lives
4.Apr 05, 2016:Life Aquatic
Spent Lives
2.Apr 28, 2016:All Passion No Technique
Underwater Forever
5.Apr 04, 2016:A Visit From Drum
Do Death
3.Apr 09, 2016:Music Casserole
Spent Lives
6.Feb 25, 2016:Life Aquatic
Do Death

Album Review
Shay Z
Reviewed 2016-02-11 
Journey into the ethereal, underwater world of Alec Koone’s mind on Child Death. Under the stage name Balam Acab, Koone crafts ghostly hip-hop beats with glimmering strings and shining vocals. Slow-paced and epic, the album features many songs that grow into gorgeous, intricate collages with many sections, movements, and climaxes. Shoegazey synths wash over intriguing vocal sampling and quirky instrumental beats.

RIYL: Flying Lotus, Clams Casino, James Blake, A Sunny Day in Glasgow
No FCCs
Favorite Tracks: 2, 4

1. (5:08) Glory Sickness - Ghostly vocals, sparkling sugary synths, dreamy xylophone, nice pace change at 2:45
2. (6:51) Spent Lives* - Spacey intro, downtempo hip hop, interplay of male and female vocals
3. (8:45) Andiwilltellu - Water hypnotic effects, interesting pace change at 5:00
4. (3:52) Do Death* - Swelling, melancholic vocals, atmospheric, enveloping sound
5. (7:39) Underwater Forever - Watery intro, blissful strings, tinkling xylophone, teasing gaps in sound, builds to a cacophonous close

Track Listing
1.Glory Sickness 3.Andiwilltellu
2.Spent Lives 4.Do Death
 5.Underwater Forever