The Monitor - Titus Andronicus
Track Listing
  1. A More Perfect Union
  2. Titus Andronicus Forever or Theme from "The Monitor"
  3. No Future Part Three: Escape from No Future
  4. Richard II or Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds
  5. A Pot in Which to Piss
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  1. A More Perfect Union
  2. Titus Andronicus Forever or Theme from "The Monitor"
  3. No Future Part Three: Escape from No Future
  4. Richard II or Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds
  5. A Pot in Which to Piss
  6. Four Score and Seven
  7. Theme from "Cheers"
  8. To Old Friends and New
  9. ...And Ever or Theme from "The Monitor" (Reprise)
  10. The Battle of Hampton Roads
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Named for one of the U.S. Navy's legendary, ironclad battleships, and with a loose civil war concept in tow, Titus Andronicus shows signs of maturity on The Monitor, not just in their weighty theme and the abundance of historical references, but also musically. Coming off their lo-fi, garage-punk debut, the four-piece aimed high for their second album, and incorporated a surplus of instrumentation (bagpipes, fiddle, trombone, and cello, among other things) that was performed by a who's-who in the underground indie rock ...

The Monitor 2010, XL

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