Godspeed You! Black Emperor 'Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend!
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tommygun
October 16th 2012


25450 Comments


I thought an EP by definition has to be under a certain length? Potato can you confirm/deny this?

UnnamedOcean
October 16th 2012


3982 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Some people classify an EP as no more than 25 minutes or so, but obviously people can do whatever they want.

Thanks for your enlightening drivel, Potato. I find it painfully funny how serious you take my comments.

Insurrection
Contributing Reviewer
October 16th 2012


21939 Comments


Thanks for your enlightening drivel, Potato. I find it painfully funny how serious you take my comments.


he does that to many people except none his drivel is enlightening in the slightest.

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UnnamedOcean
October 16th 2012


3982 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Nope, not one bit.

AStableReference
October 16th 2012


2110 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Extended_play

KeithStone582
October 16th 2012


1481 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

A new Ep or anything would be awesome. can't wait to see what becomes of behemoth

FourthReich
October 16th 2012


18429 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

smh oxymorons

zaruyache
October 17th 2012


7622 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

EPs generally either go by total length, or by number of songs. But it's really just up to the artist/label to decide what to tag releases as. Moonsorrow have a 108 minute EP that contains one 29-minute track of new material, and 4 cover songs. If GY!BE wanted to release a one-song album a la Edge of Sanity, they could consider it either an EP or LP, whichever suited their fancy.

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sniper
October 17th 2012


19080 Comments


this is def a grower, and a worthy follow-up to yanqui if a little on the short side. worried fire is glorious. easily the least effective mixing/production i've heard from them though.

Xenophanes
Staff Reviewer
October 17th 2012


10697 Comments

Album Rating: 4.2

We Drift is one of the best things they've done

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Relinquished
October 17th 2012


26647 Comments


done

Treeman
October 17th 2012


1263 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

hey potsy


johnnydeking29
October 18th 2012


9632 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

In the United Kingdom, the Official Chart Company defines a boundary between EP and album classification at 25 minutes of length or four tracks (not counting alternative versions of featured songs, if present

We Drift is absolutely amazing, possible song of the year, Mladic is dec

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dimsim3478
October 18th 2012


5586 Comments


As the term "EP" was conceived during the time of vinyl, it's become a little blurred in the digital transition. At this point, you'd have to leave it up to the artist to decide whether they want to treat the record an EP or an LP.

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sniper
October 18th 2012


19080 Comments


holy shit shut up about EPs already

AStableReference
October 18th 2012


2110 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

I thought Mladic was the strongest track.

KeithStone582
October 18th 2012


1481 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

agreed

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
October 18th 2012


22167 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

In the United Kingdom, the Official Chart Company defines a boundary between EP and album
classification at 25 minutes of length or four tracks

so every godspeed album except yanqui is an ep?
great definition.

this is probably their weakest album so far although it's still really good. not too far off lysf

Spec
October 18th 2012


27397 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

yeah it's no bmth

Tyrael
October 18th 2012


20986 Comments


definitely not



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