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Pre-Millennium Tension is the third album from Tricky, released in 1996. Following the unexpected success of Maxinquaye, Tricky made a much darker, more paranoid sonic landscape for this release, resulting in a more abrasive, and far less accessible album. In an interview, Tricky said that he hated being stuck with the trip-hop tag so "That's why I did Nearly God, and that's why I did Pre-Millennium Tension. You can't see them as trip-hop albums. So I just keep running away… read more



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  • Avatar for TheMoralCrusade
    Один из любимейших альбомов.
  • Avatar for marekarel
    Best album
  • Avatar for Brenutka
    what a lame!
  • Avatar for RonnieR2
    I hated this album at first, but now I can't have enough of it. Definitely on Maxinquaye's level of greatness, if not even moreso.
  • Avatar for jae__moon
    Agreed that it's his best. Definitely.
  • Avatar for inphanta
    Best album.
  • Avatar for dubsaru
    Coming back to this album after so many years it is nice to see it hasn't lost any of it's intensity or relevance. If you can find it the Sessions at West 54th with Tricky (mostly this album) is amazing.
  • Avatar for Batabid
    his TRUE masterpiece. Just flawless from start to finish. One of my favorite records of all time.
  • Avatar for TheVent
    I just gotten an anxiety attack from this.... I respect the craftsmanship.... Will I listen to it again? Probably not....
  • Avatar for TheBlackRaven87
    Wasn't that hard for me to get into most tracks. But you also need to take time for the lyrics. And yes @leonhoekstra86 I would also say it's a lil bit better than Maxinquaye, which's still very very good and inspiring

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