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03:02 PM on 10/05/12 
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the_PauLo
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I'm pretty sure the two long tracks have been included in their live set for a little while now.

Gamelan and Albanian are songs they used to play before they went on hiatus. Look hard enough and there are decent live copies from way back then. Personally, I never gave them a proper listen as i'm not really a fan of live recording, so this album will be kinda brand new to me. At least until I hear it and think "oh yeah, they played that when I saw them last year".

I really need to get on and give it a listen...
03:49 PM on 10/05/12 
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Amazing album.
12:38 AM on 10/06/12 
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saw godspeed in boston on monday. they played a new song that wasn't on the new album that is tentatively being titled "behemoth" that was incredible. parts of it got extremely heavy. here's to hoping that'll come out on another new album next year or something.
07:18 AM on 10/06/12 
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saw godspeed in boston on monday. they played a new song that wasn't on the new album that is tentatively being titled "behemoth" that was incredible. parts of it got extremely heavy. here's to hoping that'll come out on another new album next year or something.

Awesome update. Thank you. Seeing them in a little over 10 days.
09:33 AM on 10/06/12 
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Holy crap, more new stuff? I could go for another EP...
02:19 PM on 10/06/12 
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Litost
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finally gave this a good listen instead of a casual "i'm studying and it's on in the background" listen and holy shit this is a good record. so stoked for the 10th
09:37 PM on 10/10/12 
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I love how the copy of the new record that I got at the show tonight says "Two thousand stoned kids will be stoked" on it
12:50 PM on 10/11/12 
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Coloso
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oh my god this interview

http://apps.facebook.com/theguardian...ull-transcript
07:18 PM on 10/11/12 
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Quote:
As a member of a dance group 10 women, democratically run I know full well how hard it is to agree on anything. How does Godspeed operate as a community?

Your car breaks and you take it to the garage dirty room, five mechanics maybe, car keys hung on nails next to the front counter. Two cars on lifts, one car in the corner, all the other cars parked in the back. Everything and everybody is covered in grease, everyone's smoking like crazy. They have to fix 20 cars before 5pm, or else the backlog will fucking break everybody's back until Christmas. The parts suppliers roll in every half-hour or so, mostly bringing new brake pads and flex-hoses, but bumpers sometimes, oil-pans, headlight assemblies or timing belts.

In a good garage, the whole mess of it almost collapses all day long. Dudes yell and argue, everything's going wrong and why are we doing this anyways? The hose won't fucking fit, or the screwdriver slips and you lose the hose-clamp somewhere beneath the undercarriage. The sun starts to set and the floor gets littered with burnt bulbs, spent gaskets, oil, and sweat, and brake fluid. Someone's hungover, someone's heartbroken, someone couldn't sleep last night, someone feels unappreciated, but all that matters is making it through the pile, the labour is shared and there's a perfect broken poetry to the hammering and yelling, the whine of the air compressor kicking to life every five minutes or so.

It all seems impossible. But somehow we make it through the pile. The cars run again. The cars drive away. Rough day but now it's done, and everything's fine; everything's better than fine. Tomorrow we'll do it all over again. You deal with the Volvo, I'll deal with the Toyota. Heat and noise. All day, every day, until it's quiet again. We fix cars until we die. We love fixing cars.

Do people like me just take you too seriously?

Probably.

Awesome.
10:36 AM on 10/12/12 
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Coloso
hey
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Yeah, I absolutely love the imagery.
And that last question/answer is priceless, I've always wanted to ask them (and similar bands) that.
04:06 AM on 10/15/12 
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zbrmike79
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Best New Music. 9.3
sweet.
04:32 AM on 10/15/12 
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troubledbyinsects
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awesome.
04:52 AM on 10/15/12 
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Chris Collum
Strangers to ourselves.
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9.3, damn
11:44 AM on 10/15/12 
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IAmNietzche
#shutdownthefuckbarrel
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My only issue with this album is that it doesn't feel cohesive if you listen to it from front to back. Mladic and We Drift Like Worried Fire are undoubtedly two of the best songs they've written, but I don't think they totally succeeded in melding them together with the drone interludes. Regardless, this is such a great listen.
06:35 PM on 10/15/12 
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LastDeclaration
mmm tasty
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most boring band in the universe

also lol @ the above post



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