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Postby nickking » 07 Nov 2006 23:49

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Tracklisting:

1 Port Silat (Off Port Silat)
2 Sargasso (Horse Latitudes, Giant Kelp)
3 Debussa (Undersea Danube)
4 Despina Farfisa (Continental Ridge)
5 Gold Coast (Pro Bumba Colony, Sea Caves)
6 Deep Saline Green (Light Conductor 45 Fathoms)
7 March of the Triton Titans (Rubber, Canvas and Lead)
8 Forests of Crespo (Kelp Forest Range)
9 Boonadawn (The Mackerel, The Sampan and the Marlin)
10 Diamond Dance (4ths, Heavy Water)
11 The Subatlatian (Black Smokers)
12 El Rey de Ray (Warm Gulf Water Rising)
13 Pulsars (Deep Ocean Basin to Jodrell Bank)
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Postby markus » 07 Nov 2006 23:52

Nice one, Agent Nick. Some additional news: The album will also be released in Japan and North America!
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Postby 'Steve' » 08 Nov 2006 23:47

Erm what kind (ok, its bad to group music into different types but maybe just this time...) of dance music is it? Is it even dance music? What other bands is it comparable to? I know little about Mr. Massey as Massonix so excuse my poor knowledge... :wink:
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Postby markus » 09 Nov 2006 00:22

Whatever happened to surprises? :)
Having said that, it's the first Massonix album, so nobody knows...
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Postby N.JOHNSON » 09 Nov 2006 13:54

I am looking forward to this album. Judging by the titles of the tracks and the theme of the album i wouldnt be surprised if it was some kind of ambient soundscape. The Orb springs to mind when i saw the track listings. Graham does the Orb? nice one. I like dreamy floaty synth tracks to get lost in. Hope this album is it.
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Postby SteveC » 09 Nov 2006 20:50

Great track names, can't wait for this, Ive a feeling diamond dance might be a stand out track. Expect the unexpected.
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Postby PatFromCanada » 10 Nov 2006 04:34

Yah mang,

It's been too long since I've enjoyed a true 'concept' album. Very 70s approach.

The last nautical sort of concept album I enjoyed was 'Stay Down' by the Two Lone Swordsmen.

The last classic concept album I really enjoyed was Rick Wakeman's Wives of Henry the 8th.

Looking totally foward to this one.

Chaaarrrsss!!!!
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Postby nickking » 10 Nov 2006 17:35

Vinyl version tracklist as follows:

Disc: 1

1. Port Silat (Off Port Silat)
2. Sargasso (Horse Latitudes Giant Kelp)
3. Debussa (Undersea Danube)
4. Despina Farfisa (Continental Ridge)
5. Gold Coast (Pro Bumba Colony Sea Caves)
6. Deep Saline Green (Light Conductor 45 Fathoms)
7. March Of The Triton Titans (Rubber Canvas And Lead)

Disc: 2

1. Forests Of Crespo (Kelp Forest Range)
2. Boonadawn (The Mackerel The Sampan And The Marlin)
3. Diamond Dance (4ths Heavy Water)
4. Subatlantian (Black Smokers)
5. El Rey De Ray (Warm Gulf Water Rising)
6. Pulsars (Deep Ocean Basin To Jodrell Bank)

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Postby markus » 13 Nov 2006 09:46

The dotshop.se site has audio snips of three tracks.
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Postby 'Steve' » 13 Nov 2006 19:32

So THAT'S what it sounds like...yeah! I'm buying this then. :D
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Postby markus » 21 Nov 2006 23:37

Read all the Massonix news on the news page? Managed to download the 'making of' interview video?
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Postby 808state's Tartan Army » 22 Nov 2006 23:55

According to Amazon, the release has slipped one week to 4th December.
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Postby nickking » 23 Nov 2006 11:39

Quite possibly, but Boomkat are apparently stating that it will ship tomorrow....

I shall check at their record shop on Saturday, since I'll be up there for the Massonix/LFO/Autechre gig! 8)
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Postby markus » 23 Nov 2006 11:45

nickking wrote:Quite possibly, but Boomkat are apparently stating that it will ship tomorrow....

They were stating that yesterday too...
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Postby nickking » 23 Nov 2006 11:56

markus wrote:
nickking wrote:Quite possibly, but Boomkat are apparently stating that it will ship tomorrow....

They were stating that yesterday too...


Very true... :P
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