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Corridor / Supermercado
Album:Supermercado Collection:General
Artist:Corridor Added:06/2017
Label:Requiem Pour Un Twister 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2017-06-28 Pull Date:2017-08-30 
Week Ending:3 Sep27 Aug20 Aug13 Aug6 Aug30 Jul23 Jul16 Jul

Recent Airplay
1.Tue, 09 Jan 18:Telepathic Juan
Magnetized Toner: Best of 2017 (Part 2)
4.Thu, 24 Aug 17:Jon Cousins
Totally A
2.Wed, 30 Aug 17:Super Chuck
The Fuzz Deli
5.Thu, 17 Aug 17:Jon Cousins
Totally A
3.Thu, 24 Aug 17:agent scully
6.Sat, 12 Aug 17:Mr. Tumnus

Album Review
Telepathic Juan
Reviewed 2017-06-28 
Supermercado is the sophomore recording by Montreal, Canada quartet, Corridor. Inspired jangle pop with touches of psych Americana (think Ultimate Painting) and post-punk a la Preoccupations. Great guitars from start to finish. In French.

RIYL: Ultimate Painting, Preoccupations, Wire Train, Beachwood Sparks and early The Shins.

Recommended Tracks: 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 10, 11

1. (1:33) Ce n'est rien – Guitar riff and vocals then a beat. Short. Like the intro of a Beachwood Sparks LP.
2. (2:09) **Coup d'epee – Brief and enjoyable medium-up tempo guitar- driven track. Think Ultimate Painting meets The Shins.
3. (4:03) ***Le grand ecart – Exquisite upbeat piece of 21st century dream pop. Sounds like early Wire Train with hints of C86. By minute 2:33 song slows down and quietly lingers with some gentle guitar activity. One of my favorite tracks from the album.
4. (1:58) *Mal aux mains – Dark slow/fast tempo recording that reminds me Preoccupations.
5. (3:29) **Du Moyen Age a l'age moyen – In the same spirit as the previous song. More melodic. Medium-up tempo. For fans of Women/Viet Cong/Preoccupations.
6. (2:49) L'espoir sans fin – Medium-up tempo guitar-driven piece. Early The Shins comes to mind.
7. (3:39) *Data fontaine – Dream pop guitar exercise a la Ultimate Painting. Medium-up tempo. Coastal sunny days.
8. (5:37) **Un long canal – Recording constructed around a rhythmic guitar section and dubbed vocals. Medium-up tempo. The build-up is very effective. Beachwood Sparks comes to mind.
9. (0:49) Supermercado – Brief instrumental piece. Ambient folk-pop.
10. (5:02) ***Demain deja – Ferocious guitar-driven upbeat recording of stunning quality. My second favorite song on the album.
11. (2:41) **L'histoire populaire de Jonathan Cadeau – Corridor’s own version of Americana music. Part Ultimate Painting, part Beachwood Sparks.

Track Listing
1.Ce N'est Rien 6.L'espoir Sans Fin
2.Coup D'épée 7.Data Fontaine
3.Le Grand Écart 8.Un Long Canal
4.Mal Aux Mains 9.Supermercado
5.Du Moyen Âge À L'âge Moyen 10.Demain Déjà
 11.L'histoire Populaire De Jonathan Cadeau