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MONO // HYMN TO THE IMMORTAL WIND - METALLIC GREEN VINYL

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MONO // HYMN TO THE IMMORTAL WIND (10th Anniversary Edition) - METALLIC GREEN 2LP

RELEASE DATE: 15/07/2019

10 Year Anniversary Edition of Mono's most inconic studio album. Beautifully remastered from the original analog master tapes.

The outcome of a period of hibernation, spent ferreted away writing. A well-deserved hiatus from the band's incessant touring, this album might well rate as their most ambitious offering to date - and that's saying something. If you're in anyway likely to object to post-rock in all its outlandish pomp and grandiosity, Mono might just win you over where their peers could not.

As lavish and crammed with symphonics as Hymn To The Immortal Wind may be (this album saw the band enlisting the biggest orchestra they've ever played with) there's a heartfelt rawness to it all that's above and beyond the creative range of so many other bands in the field. Some of that rawness is surely attributable to the presence of producer Steve Albini who keeps the core unit of the band firmly grounded, drawing viscerally effective performances from the assembled players and never being overly dependent on that chamber orchestra for Mono's scope and power. A huge sounding record, full of soaring melodies and maxed-out levels of bombast.

 

TRACKLIST:

A1 Ashes In TheSnow
B1 Burial At Sea
B2 Silent Flight, Sleeping Dawn
C1 Pure As Snow (Trails Of The Winter Storm)
C2 Follow The Map
D1 The Battle To Heaven
D2 Everlasting Light


 

CAT NO: TRR348LPC1
BARCODE: 656605334813
PACKAGING: Vinyl (0.6 kg)

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