Cluster: 1971-1981

Cluster: 1971-1981

By John Garratt

A formative and furtive period for the Krautrock duo is the focus of the blessed box set Cluster: 1971-1981. 29 Apr 2016 // 2:30 AM

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//Recent Reviews

27 Feb 2006 // 1:00 AM

The Brief History of the Dead by Kevin Brockmeier

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27 Feb 2006 // 12:00 AM

Embalasasa is an album of warm, kind singing with a warm, kind flute and warm, kind drums.

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27 Feb 2006 // 12:00 AM

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27 Feb 2006 // 12:00 AM

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27 Feb 2006 // 12:00 AM

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27 Feb 2006 // 12:00 AM

Edgar's hybrid makes for catchy electro, but it's hard to shake the feeling that there's nothing new happening here/

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27 Feb 2006 // 12:00 AM

Sissel promises to take us into paradise, but many of us would rather live in a messier world. Perfect beauty tends to be boring.

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27 Feb 2006 // 12:00 AM

Sevendust cranks out a solid album, looking back at the aggression of the past while searching for a new identity for the future.

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