thraed of smooth jazz dream pop opus ONCLE JAZZ by montreal band MEN I TRUST

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everyone who loves mr twin sister get in this thread

it's very long but 1) every song is good 2) it's a really beautiful shimmer to live inside of for an hour

american bradass (BradNelson), Tuesday, 10 December 2019 19:33 (one year ago) link

OH MY GOD I POSTED THIS TO ILE BY ACCIDENT

american bradass (BradNelson), Tuesday, 10 December 2019 19:34 (one year ago) link

hell yeah ive been listening to this one a lot

ciderpress, Tuesday, 10 December 2019 19:38 (one year ago) link

So many ways to go wrong with this sound, but this is 100% correct.

change display name (Jordan), Tuesday, 10 December 2019 19:39 (one year ago) link

Kinda reminds me of the last Rhye album

change display name (Jordan), Tuesday, 10 December 2019 19:41 (one year ago) link

listened to "tailwhip" yesterday via saidthegramaphones eoy list, top stuff

nxd, Wednesday, 11 December 2019 08:45 (one year ago) link

Picked this up today. Such a gorgeous record that totally justifies its length. Looking forward to getting to know it more.

kitchen person, Thursday, 12 December 2019 03:30 (one year ago) link

extremely surprised by how much I like this (Jordan otm about "ways to go wrong")

rob, Wednesday, 18 December 2019 16:58 (one year ago) link

when I put this on my boyfriend said it sounded like it was made in a lab to be exactly to my tastes, and he was right. I do wish the songwriting had a little more oomph to justify its long length but I think that would also be missing the point - it's meant to be textural and dreamy more than anything.

How legit is the story of their career as I've read it? They barely do press, they self-release everything and they've just toured hard to build a following and become successful by being so good at what they do. I'm sure I saw that they don't even have a manager.

boxedjoy, Thursday, 19 December 2019 10:02 (one year ago) link

it's all very pleasant sounding but nothing really stands out to me about it despite being very fond of this sort of sound.

ufo, Thursday, 19 December 2019 11:19 (one year ago) link

nine months pass...

new song:

https://youtu.be/zIGfy4BMvDg

the typo doer (Simon H.), Friday, 2 October 2020 17:08 (five months ago) link

also can a mod move this thread to ILM? do we have that technology?

the typo doer (Simon H.), Friday, 2 October 2020 17:11 (five months ago) link

Sounds like more of the same. Can't say I mind.

pomenitul, Friday, 2 October 2020 17:11 (five months ago) link

after i made this thread a mod explained to me that moving threads across boards is the thing that breaks the entire borad

mellon collie and the infinite bradness (BradNelson), Friday, 2 October 2020 17:26 (five months ago) link

I was the unwitting catalyst for such a seismic event once. I don't recommend it.

pomenitul, Friday, 2 October 2020 17:29 (five months ago) link

So smooth

change display name (Jordan), Wednesday, 7 October 2020 16:07 (five months ago) link

Stoked for new stuff, Oncle Jazz is amazing

brimstead, Wednesday, 7 October 2020 17:09 (five months ago) link

"Tailwhip" initially obscured how mellow and strong the rest of the album is. Fun to play and have appreciation grow for other tracks.

the body of a spider... (scampering alpaca), Wednesday, 7 October 2020 19:16 (five months ago) link


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