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Secret Machines / Secret Machines
Album:Secret Machines Collection:General
Artist:Secret Machines Added:04/2002
Label:Ace Fu Records 

Recent Airplay
1.Fri, 04 May 07:Kristle
Something about music
4.Fri, 30 Jul 04:Riina
Distraction-Limited
2.Wed, 26 Jul 06:Your Imaginary Friend
Brownian Motion
5.Wed, 14 Jan 04:Your Imaginary Friend
Brownian Motion
3.Fri, 15 Jul 05:Riina
Distraction-Limited
6.Sat, 27 Sep 03:crepes suzette
between sports

Album Review
Your Imaginary Friend
Reviewed 2002-05-29 
Finely crafted pop, just about perfect. And that’s saying a lot these days when everyone thinks they’re a pop genius. This is the real deal. Like Rock*A*Teens at their best, or… tough to compare, but arouses feelings that the greats like 70’s Bowie and Eno do. Male vocs are reminiscent of Howe Gelb, sorta understated. But the music, guitar led but not centered is creative and doesn’t rely on anything trite or familiar. This is the shit! All songs really good.

1) minimal electric piano slowly builds w/ other instruments swirling, to a mid paced heavy beat w/ epic pop melodic vocs
2) super cool, the way smart pop is supposed to be
3) simple beatles’ish bouncy beat pop
4) mellow acoustic guit + trippy peaceful synth brilliant intro to upbeat super dreamy pop
5) quiet tower bells transform into quiet pretty guit chords that turns into a heavy rock beat, epic and big as hell
6) heart stopping percussion onslaught contrasted by super neato epic pop, sheesh!!!

Track Listing
1.Marconis Radio 4.Still See You
2.What Used to Be French 5.Its a Bad Wind that
3.Breathe 6.Marconis Radio