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Lanterns

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Download links and information about Lanterns by Son Lux. This album was released in 2013 and it belongs to Electronica, Rock, Dancefloor, Dance Pop, Alternative, Psychedelic genres. It contains 10 tracks with total duration of 45:23 minutes.

Artist: Son Lux
Release date: 2013
Genre: Electronica, Rock, Dancefloor, Dance Pop, Alternative, Psychedelic
Tracks: 10
Duration: 45:23
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Tracks

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No. Title Length
1. Alternate World 4:14
2. Lost It To Trying 4:42
3. Ransom 5:09
4. Easy 4:00
5. No Crimes 4:59
6. Pyre 4:55
7. Enough of Our Machines 5:08
8. Plan the Escape 5:32
9. Lanterns Lit 2:56
10. Lost It To Trying (Mouths Only Lying) (Bonus Track) 3:48

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Son Lux—a.k.a. Ryan Lott—is an accomplished musician who plays guitar and drums and studied classical and jazz piano and composition, all of which is easily divined listening to his complex music. The previous Son Lux album, We Are Rising, is a beautiful and cinematic collection that weaves together orchestral elements and electronic pop with stunning clarity—and the shocking thing is that it was done in a month, as part of NPR’s 2011 “RPM challenge.” Lott’s follow-up, Lanterns, is only a step above in that it feels more textured, with contrasting ideas nudged against each other like a patch of pretty weeds in a field of wildflowers—all clamoring for equal (and deserved) attention. The larger chamber pop–spirited tunes (like the glittering “Lost It to Trying,” the politely pummeling “No Crimes,” and the catchy, sensual, and creepy “Easy“) are the bold sunflowers, the songs you can’t ignore. The shape-shifting “Ransom” and the gorgeous and poetic ”Lanterns Lit” are songs you might overlook at first, until you notice their scrappy, confident beauty. Lanterns is exquisite choreography for sound.