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Release Date: Mar 2, 2010 Record label: Type Genre(s): Rock, Electronic, Experimental. 79 Music Critic Score How the Music Critic Score works. Going Places - Very Good, Based on 5 Critics. But what if they actually did know?
Yellow Swans were an American experimental music band from Portland, Oregon. The duo were renowned for their improvisational approach to noise music, creating a unique experience for each live performance. The band consisted of Pete Swanson (vocals, drum machine, electronics) and Gabriel Mindel Saloman (guitar, feedback, electronics).
Album · 2010 · 6 Songs. Released: Mar 2, 2010. More By Yellow Swans. See All. At All Ends.
With Going Places, their final album, Yellow Swans present a curious conundrum. The Portland duo are ostensibly a noise band, but the word "noise" implies aggression, which this album notably lacks. You could venture that they create ambient music, but this stuff is too immediate and arresting to simply be part of the surrounding atmosphere. What places are Yellow Swans going to, exactly" The six tracks on this album remind me of abandoned spaces, of total emptiness. I've already picked out Fuck Buttons' Tarot Sport as my soundtrack to the impending apocalypse, but whereas that album would ideally accompany an epic exit of humanity, Going Places is probably a more accurate portrayal of how everything will end.
Released after the duo formally called it a day, Yellow Swans' literal swan song found the two still exploring their way through often majestic drone - if the roots of the band had always been as much in uncontrolled experimentation as in serene contemplation, here the two sides found a fine fusion. It's evident from the start with "Foiled," where a buried mantra of a melody is surrounded by cascades of feedback and rhythmic, quick-paced sonics that feel like being caught in the world's biggest washing machine
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Descension Yellow Swans by Yellow Swans, released 02 April 2007 1. Yellow Swans - Descent 1 2. Descent 2 "Consisting only of two tracks that clock in together at about 30 minutes, it's a slow, bleat descent for the listener.
Summary: This the final album for Pete Swanson and Gabriel Mindel Saloman. The experimental music duo from Portland, Oregon broke up in 2008.
Is Going Places the best album by Yellow Swans? BestEverAlbums. com brings together thousands of 'greatest ever album' charts and calculates an overall ranking. This album At A Glance. Going Places by Yellow Swans (2009) Release date: 2009-00-00 Overall rank: 11,811th. Accolades: Top albums of 2009 (290th). Top albums of the 2000s (2,818th). Best albums of all time (11,811th).