Tortoise - TNT (2xLP)

Tortoise - TNT (2xLP)
Tortoise - TNT (2xLP)
Format: Vinyl (2xLP) 
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Label (Code): Thrill Jockey (THRILL 050)
Special Attributes: Packaged in a tip-on gatefold jacket with spot UV printing
Release Date: 01/2016
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"Clocking in at 65 minutes, TNT builds upon the spare, instrumental framework of the group's first, self-titled album, and the extended edits, melodic adventures, and klangfarben of the subsequent full-length release..." (

"Expected by many to continue leading the post-rock brigade into a new fusion with dub and electronics, Tortoise instead turned yet another corner with their third album, TNT. Adding guitarist Jeff Parker to cement their musicianship as well as their connections to Chicago's fertile jazz/avant-garde scene, the band returned with a record of post-modern cool jazz, only slightly informed by the dub, Krautrock, and electronics of Millions Now Living Will Never Die. It shows from the first few seconds -- a lazy, slightly free drum solo frames a few tentative guitar chords and some teased effects, before the band kicks in with a holds-barred jam that encompasses a tremulous solo from trumpeter Rob Mazurek..." (Read more:

Track List (Listen to the album in full)

A2 Swung From The Gutters
A3 Ten-Day Interval

B1 I Set My Face To The Hillside
B2 The Equator
B3 A Simple Way To Go Faster Than Light That Does Not Work

C1 The Suspension Bridge At Iguazu Falls
C2 Four-Day Interval
C3 In Sarah, Mencken, Christ, And Beethoven There Where Women And Men

D1 Almost Always Is Nearly Enough
D2 Jetty
D3 Everglade

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