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Oceansize – Self Preserved While The Bodies Float Up

A friend of mine recommended Oceansize to me. I’m glad I checked them out, because I was completely blown away by the originality and intricacy of Everyone Into Position and especially Frames. When I got the news that the band is going to release a new album I was hellbound on reviewing it. [...]

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Oceansize – Frames

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Published on: April 14, 2011

The thing I love about Frames, Oceansize’s third album, is that I don’t love everything on Frames. Does that make sense? Oceansize has actually done a track that I think is okay, at best. I’ll tell you which one in a minute. But for some reason, the fact that there [...]

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Oceansize – Everyone Into Position

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Published on: April 14, 2011

Writing a review for an album that came out six years ago is a lot harder than I thought it was going to be. Instead of listening to each track and jotting down some notes about odd time signatures, explosive guitars, tender vocals and layers upon layers upon layers, I [...]

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Oceansize – Music For Nurses

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Published on: April 14, 2011

Sandwiched between the first and second albums, this five-track EP was released in October 2004 and incorporates elements of the first Oceansize album, Effloresce, whilst pointing the way to the second album which came out a year later. One out of ‘nONE’, the first track, is a pounding statement of [...]

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Oceansize – Effloresce

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Published on: April 14, 2011

This is how I got into Oceansize: I was flicking TV channels when I stopped on VH-1 or something similar. A video was playing. The drums were choppy and the guitars crunchy. I watched until the end but that was no more than 45 seconds. The title and artist came [...]

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