It's All Around You - Tortoise
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  1. It's All Around You
  2. The Lithium Shifts
  3. Crest
  4. Stretch (You Are All Right)
  5. Unknown
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  1. It's All Around You
  2. The Lithium Shifts
  3. Crest
  4. Stretch (You Are All Right)
  5. Unknown
  6. Dot/Eyes
  7. On the Chin
  8. By Dawn
  9. Five Too Many
  10. Salt the Skies
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Tortoise only release an album about once every three years, and their style is one of the most distinctive in rock music, so a record that fails to push them forward can hardly be termed a failure. And yet, It's All Around You is a disappointment since it's clear the quintet is in a holding pattern, making music derivative of old glory TNT and even its shabbier successor, Standards. Everything is in its place here, every shuddering bassline or wheezing synthesizer or ringing vibraphone; every minimalist repetition of a ...

It's All Around You 2004,

UPC: 790377011524

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