The official website for the danish band efterklang. Download your purchases in a wide variety of formats flac, alac, wav, aiff. Now in their tenth year together, danish band efterklang seem to take a giant evolutionary step with every album, and on magic chairs you get the sense that. Beginning with their 4ad album magic chairs in 2010, however, efterklang scaled down to a quartet and, since the departure of drummer thomas husmer, have continued on as a trio, with nearly.
Get all the lyrics to songs on magic chairs and join the genius community of music scholars to learn the meaning behind the lyrics. Watch the video for modern drift from efterklangs magic chairs for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Check out magic chairs by efterklang on amazon music. Van dyke parks semi famously presented an overjoyed joanna newsom with the score for ys. Efterklang seek perhaps a more profitable labor and have mostly abandoned their immense, cinematic presence and incomprehensible lyrics for a more understandable, logical approach. Magic chairs is an album that understands the importance of harmonies, and the importance of the score. After six years of ambitious releases and concerts around the world, efterklang have arrived at their most immediate and focused album to. It sounds unmistakably like efterklang and yet it sets a new. Fourth album from once postrock troupe turned sprightly pop act, continuing this familiar theme first heard on 2010s magic chairs. Magic chairs is said to feature a new sound from efterklang, one which hear pop laced over dreamlike experimental rock flair. Toned by an eversoslightly darker theme, piramida captures the bleakness and emptiness of the abandoned russian settlement where the album was made. In august 2010, french filmmaker vincent moon and efterklangs 8piece live band met up on an island off the danish coast. Recording for the first time outside of their home studio, the band tracked the basic. After six years of ambitious releases and concerts around the world, efterklang have arrived at their most immediate and focused album to date.
December 5, 2019 efterklang lyset 2019 september 18, 2019 efterklang altid sammen 2019 september 24, 2014 efterklang kids. Find news about upcoming concerts, releases or sign up for the newsletter here. Magic chairs won impalas european independent album of the year on 28 february. Piramida efterklang to stream in hifi, or to download in true cd quality on. The album finds the band expanding on their already expansive sound, while. The opening track of magic chairs 2010, efterklangs 3rd album. The album won the inaugural impala european indie album of the year 2010. The album finds the band expanding on their already expansive sound, while diving into the core of their ever evolving music.
Now in their tenth year together, danish band efterklang seem to take a giant evolutionary step with every album, and on magic chairs you get the sense that this most unusual of groups have shed whatever postrock baggage was left over from their acclaimed parades album. Efterklangs third longplayer opens with a song so exquisite, so alluring of textural depth and enveloping of divine ambience, that all else fades away. The last concert was meant as a farewell to the old efterklang. As a countermove 29 copies was stamped with a letter which were sold by auction at ebay and the profit was given to the environmental organization nepenthes to protect the rain forest. Efterklang newly signed to 4ad, the copenhagenbased quartet efterklang make their label debut with magic chairs, their third fulllength studio album, out february 23. Magic chairs is released on efterklangs own label rumraket in scandinavia and 4ad in the rest of the world. The privatepublic screening idea was developed by efterklang and vincent moon and the rules are very simple. The objective was to shoot a film with the same length as an album, and a film full of. Rumraket is a friendly label owned and run by the danish band efterklang. Magic chairs is the third fulllength album by copenhagen, denmarks efterklang.
Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest. Stuck somewhere between icelands sigur ros and finlands most exotic lap folk music, with a dose of serious bjork, their music is a refreshing sort of post rock, straying away from the usual eits and gy. Efterklang modern drift mp3 copenhagens efterklang are releasing magic chairs, their third record and first on 4ad, on february 23rd. Efterklang splice those little shots of splendor through magic chairs, their third lp and first for 4ad, too. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on youtube. Surveying just the first three tracks, certain spells are breathtaking. Magic chairs is the third studio album from danish indie rock group efterklang. Share on twitter opens new window share on facebook opens new window. Efterklang are wellknown for their stunning live shows. To get more info about this album, including videos and other content please visit our official website.
Efterklang magic chairs efterklangs third studio album and their first for british label 4ad. Magic chairs was released on rumraket in scandinavia and on 4ad in rest of the world. Modern drift by efterklang, released 22 february 2010. Listen free to efterklang magic chairs modern drift, alike and more. A similar reaction could be expected were it ever to happen to efterklang. An island is an unconventional music performance film and an abstract documentary about a band and an island. Danish band efterklangs magical musical chairs wsj. For magic chairs, the danish chamber pop ensembles third album and 4ad debut, the approach is refined a bit. With magic chairs, efterklang has bridged the gap into a more accessible realm of pop music. Modern drift is taken from efterklangs 3rd album magic chairs from 2010.209 136 1051 1004 939 1171 140 65 555 1590 881 402 323 802 931 611 774 92 439 1335 337 656 650 837 320 883 1011 1471 281 114 470 155 534 302 637 328 138 754 1421