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  • 01/20/2009

Tim Hecker "Sea of Pulses"

Tim Hecker's work has, in the past, garnered the label "cathedral ambient," so it's no surprise that this track sounds a little like a pipe organ being played inside of a massive church. What is somewhat more unexpected is the bassline here, which provides a small bit of chord progression underneath the otherwise unchanging keyboard notes. "Sea of Pulses" is off Hecker's forthcoming full-length, An Imaginary Country, which will hit stores on March 9, courtesy of kranky.

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4 comments Sea of Pulses

Moodgadget (not verified) Wrote

Tue, 01/20/2009 - 10:50

One of the most solid & beautiful songs of 09 already 10/10

artcored (not verified) Wrote

Tue, 01/20/2009 - 11:06

XLR8R,greetings from Russia!:)
It`s seems like one of the best albums of 2009 is already with us.

Anonymous (not verified) Wrote

Wed, 01/21/2009 - 02:32

Always thought of Hecker as a serious also-ran behind the more obvious innovations of Christian Fennesz, but this business sounds good.

Anonymous (not verified) Wrote

Wed, 01/21/2009 - 07:07

The Fennesz comparisons are inevitable, but Tim Hecker's music has much more of a soul. kranky can do no wrong.

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