Oneohtrix Point Never
Zones Without People


4.0
excellent

Review

by hyperi0n STAFF
February 9th, 2014 | 42 replies | 2,193 views


Release Date: 2009 | Tracklist

Review Summary: i wish i was somewhere else

It's 12:38 AM on Saturday night and there are no more pages to refresh. The effects are starting to wear off and the images on the screen are little more than clusters of pixels. There is no real need for sleep because there's nothing to wake up to and the sounds pulsing from the magnetic discs in your head are far more real than the room you've sat in countless nights, alone. Perhaps there is solace inbetween the sheets where the mind forgets where it is and searches for where it wants to be. But those places will fade and all that's left is the light of morning and another day lost in experience.

Zones Without People is just that. Landscapes that no one else can inhabit and are probably better if left that way. Dreams give birth to the desires of the mind, places where the physical body cannot inhabit. There is always hope in dreams but perhaps the milk wouldn't be so sweet were you to ever taste it. It might be a trivial pursuit to explain how flurries of arpeggiated sawtooth and sine waves reverberating against one another can inspire the mind to create such worlds but the attempt is a means to an end. Virtual memories, perhaps, invoked by a strange connection to things that seem distant. Sound has the peculiar ability to force memories to the surface clearer than when they were first stored, not necessarily accurate but perhaps better colored through a filter of time.

Sometimes we must be guided to remember.



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Hyperion1001
Staff Reviewer
February 9th 2014



18030 Comments


where are you

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NocteDominum
Contributing Reviewer
February 9th 2014



6937 Comments


I am here, wish i could write the shorties like this. Great work.

FourthReich
February 9th 2014



17071 Comments


everything this cat does is fvcking sick

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FourthReich
February 9th 2014



17071 Comments


really cool review too i must add

ShitsofRain
February 9th 2014



5578 Comments


im at home

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ResidentNihilist
February 9th 2014



967 Comments


don't know what to make of this review, id pos in pseudo space with a faux neg

Graveyard
February 9th 2014



5598 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

nice review

Phlegm
February 9th 2014



3836 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

enjoyed the review, have a like

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Gyromania
February 9th 2014



15199 Comments


hmmm

MisterTornado
Contributing Reviewer
February 10th 2014



4507 Comments


=]

Iluvatar
Staff Reviewer
February 10th 2014



16081 Comments


Pretentious

Hyperion1001
Staff Reviewer
February 10th 2014



18030 Comments


pre·ten·tious
priˈtenCHəs
adjective
1.
attempting to impress by affecting greater importance, talent, culture, etc., than is actually possessed.

Iluvatar
Staff Reviewer
February 10th 2014



16081 Comments


Good job you defined exactly what I was implying

StrangerofSorts
Contributing Reviewer
February 10th 2014



2714 Comments


it's okay Hyp I luv u

Gyromania
February 10th 2014



15199 Comments


i love you too hyp, but i'm with hanson on this one

Lotus
February 10th 2014



504 Comments


r plus 7 is pretty good need to check this. have an imaginary pos.

Gyromania
February 10th 2014



15199 Comments


yah i should check this out too, r plus 7 was excellent

tommygun
February 10th 2014



23582 Comments


nice

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Crysis
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February 11th 2014



16258 Comments


whoa

Hyperion1001
Staff Reviewer
February 11th 2014



18030 Comments


i know



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