The Octopus (studio album) by Amplifier

The Octopus by Amplifier
Year: 2011
Release date: 2011-01-21
Overall rank: 5,216th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
76/100 (from 15 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top albums of 2011 (137th)
Award Top albums of the 2010s (1,010th)
Award Best albums of all time (5,216th)
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AMPLIFIER - OCTOPUS (2011)
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Amplifier / The Octopus / Limited, Numbered, Special Edt / 2xCD + CD EP / Signed
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The Octopus is ranked as the best album by Amplifier.

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The Octopus track list

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The Octopus ratings

Average Rating: 
76/100 (from 15 votes)
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01/04/2021 13:22 LosWochos  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 26,68875/100
 
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05/28/2020 17:46 MasterOfPuppets  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 57081/100
 
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09/02/2019 21:28 sssvnnn  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 5,63468/100
 
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03/25/2018 13:16 Simon_bramhall  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 1,26077/100
 
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02/04/2018 09:35 SgtSpearer  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 5743/100

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This album is rated in the top 8% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 76.1/100, a mean average of 74.3/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 78.2/100. The standard deviation for this album is 18.0.

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From 11/10/2012 19:18
Rock reinvented. Great guitar-only prog rock album. Minion's song, planet of insects and interstellar are the top tracks. The latter provided the highlight of my gig-going last year (2011)
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