Bufo Alvarius, Amen 29:15 (album) by Bardo Pond

Bufo Alvarius, Amen 29:15
Bufo Alvarius, Amen 29:15 by Bardo Pond (1995)
Overall rank: 3,998th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
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Award Top albums of the 1990s (736th)
Award Best albums of all time (3,998th)

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This album is rated in the top 5% of albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a mean average rating of 79.0/100. The trimmed mean (excluding outliers) is 78.9/100. The standard deviation for this album is 13.6.

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From splashfoop 09/27/2017 13:27
La versión otra:

Obra maestra psicodélica de proporciones colosales. Una especie de mezcla entre shoegaze y punk rock, que se transmuta alternadamente en drones y metafísicas odas de pulsaciones melódicas redundantes.

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Este álbum lo está cansando mucho. Él lo escucha varias veces y después se aburre. Le parece demasiado simple y monótono.
Pero un día, inesperadamente, le parece demasiado fresco.
Así que un día lo escucha y la parece irritante.
Un día, sin embargo, lo conmueve tanto que no puede evitar soltar unas lágrimas.
A pesar de ello, un día lo empieza a escuchar y ni siquiera lo termina.
Un día lo escucha y casi se queda dormido con su exquisito arrullo.
Claro, un día se cansa y dice que sí, que ya, que es muy, muy bueno pero que tampoco tanto.
No, no es una versión psychedelic-hard-rock de Loveless. Sí, sí se escucha mejor en drogas. No, no tiene desperdicio alguno. Sí, sí tiene canciones que parecen mejores que el resto (pero no lo son, oh, yo te lo aseguro; no lo son).

Su resumen: definitivamente no es un álbum de shoegaze, pero definitivamente es el mejor álbum de shoegaze.
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From splashfoop 06/07/2017 01:17
Este álbum merece mucho más.
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From hairymarx1 08/08/2011 21:05
One of the most musically accomplished bands of their time and of any time), Bardo Pond produced a brilliant album that comprises a maelstrom of guitar distortions and manic drumming underscored by repetitively brutal, cosmic and supersonic drones. The overall soundscape is one that merges the post-rock and avante-garde experimentalism of Sonic Youth, the acid jam of Grateful Dead, the powerhouse blues of MC5 and the shoegazing of My Bloody Valentine. This is one of the key albums of the 1990s - it's reputation grows with the passage of time.
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