Neutral Milk Hotel's In the Aeroplane Over the Sea

Bloomsbury Academic, nov. 16, 2005 - 104 páginas
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Of all the recordings to emerge from the Athens-via-Denver collective called Elephant 6, Neutral Milk Hotel s second album is the one that has worked its way under the most skins. Magnet magazine named it the best album of the 1990s, and Creative Loafing recently devoted a cover story to one fan s quest to understand why band leader Jeff Mangum dropped out of sight soon after Aeroplane s release. The record sells steadily to an audience that finds it through word of mouth. Weird, beautiful, absorbing, difficult, In The Aeroplane Over the Sea is a surrealist text loosely based on the life, suffering and reincarnation of Anne Frank, with guest appearances from a pair of Siamese twins menaced by the cold and carnivores, a two-headed boy bobbing in a jar, anthropomorphic vegetables and a variety of immature erotic horrors. Mangum sings his dreamlike narratives with a dreamer's intensity, his creaky, off key voice occasionally breaking as he struggles to complete each dense couplet. The music is like nothing else in the 90s indie underground- a psychedelic brass band, its members self-taught, forging polychromatic washes of mood and tribute. The songs stick to one narrow key, the images repeat and circle back, and to listen is to be absorbed into a singular, heart-rending vision.

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Review: In the Aeroplane Over the Sea (33⅓ #29)

Reseña de usuario  - Garrett Peace - Goodreads

Actual rating: 3.5 In stark contrast to J. Niimi's book on Murmur, the only 33 1/3 book I've read, Kim Cooper's book focuses almost exclusively on the historical context of NMH's masterpiece, namely ... Leer reseña completa

Review: In the Aeroplane Over the Sea (33⅓ #29)

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The 33 1/3 series is a pretty nifty idea: write short, yet thorough books based on a seminal album. I first heard about this series when a friend of mine sent information about the publisher seeking ... Leer reseña completa

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Sobre el autor (2005)

Kim Cooper is the editrix of Scram, an occasional journal of unpopular culture dedicated to celebrating unjustly neglected artists in the worlds of music, literature, film/TV, comics and bohemia. With fellow 33 1/3 scribe David Smay, she is co-editor of the anthologies Bubblegum Music is the Naked Truth and Lost in the Grooves: Scram's Capricious Guide to the Music You Missed. A third generation Angeleno, Kim offers offbeat bus tours of the city's crimes, literature and architectural gems through Esotouric, and blogs at the crime-a-day 1947project.

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