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A Place To Bury Strangers / Exploding Head
Album:Exploding Head Collection:General
Artist:A Place To Bury Strangers Added:Nov 2009

A-File Activity
Add Date:2009-12-13 Pull Date:2010-02-14 
Week Ending:Feb 14Feb 7Jan 17Jan 10Dec 27Dec 20

 Recent Airplay
1.Mar 10, 2018:808s and Satanic Rites (Extended Club Mix)
Ego Death
4.Dec 02, 2015:radio seven
Everything Always Goes Wrong
2.Jul 04, 2016:Life Aquatic
Lost Feeling
5.Nov 19, 2015:radio seven
Keep Slipping Away
3.Mar 03, 2016:radio seven
Everything Always Goes Wrong
6.Nov 01, 2015:Breakaway Bluff
It Is Nothing

Album Review
Reviewed 2009-12-10 
Loud dream-pop/shoegaze a la My Bloody Valentine, with an industrial twist and drawn out Brit-pop vocals. Good use of distortion walls and noise without getting in the way of the songs. My picks: 1, 5, 9. FCC: 4, 6
– Andy

1 - Fast and driving, with a guitar riff that could have come from a Kinski song; simple, pleading vocals
2 - Electronic drums, nicely jarring harmonic bell sounds; dark
3 - Contemplative, with big, ambient guitar and a simple, floor-tom drum part
4 - Occasional surf-rock guitar part, catchy vocals. FCC - "fuck"
5 - Cleaner, poppier; electronic drums again used effectively; dark, distinctive choruses
6 - Slow, droning fade-in; huge distortion walls; vocals like a depressed U2. FCC - "fuck" around 4:56, I think
7 - Verses sound like a distorted, darkened Smiths song; action bass riff and solo
8 - Lots of noise at beginning and end; cool exchanges between effected vocals and guitar on choruses
9 - Simple, unmuddy composition. Some very cool experimental sounds in background.
10 - Pop vocal structure over distortion jam. Finishes with long, super-distorted instrumental section.

Track Listing
1.It Is Nothing 6.Ego Death
2.In Your Heart 7.Smile When You Smile
3.Lost Feeling 8.Everything Always Goes Wrong
4.Deadbeat 9.Exploding Head
5.Keep Slipping Away 10.I Lived My Life To Stand In The Shadow Of Your Heart