1 Apr 2009, 12:10 by ratze
29 Dec 2008, 21:18 by JohnCa55illoThe following is taken from my music blog, Animal Noises-feel free to check it out.
Album: Censored Colors
Artist: Portugal. The Man
Label: Approaching AIRballoons/Equal Vision
Here we are. The #1 album of the year 2008, according to Animal Noises, Portugal. The Man's Censored Colors. From the first sounds of the album, a chorus of sung discordant noise, you are set up for something truly different from anything else you've heard this year. No, it may not be groundbreaking, but like I said, nothing really was this year. This is exclusively Portugal. The Man, however, in that they do have their own sound which evolves within the confines of the band's original aesthetic. Censored Colors opens you up to an array of sounds and textures, as they blend indie rock, noises and their past experimental aspects, to create a thought-provoking sonic display. …