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Total Tracks: 4   Total Length: 18:05

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Jon Wiederhorn is a senior editor at Revolver, a regular freelancer for Guitar World and SPIN and the co-author of the upcoming book "Louder Than Hell: The Unce...more »

Condensing all of the band’s strengths into four compact tunes
2012 | Label: Southern Lord / Southern Record Distributors

Instrumental post-metal outfit Pelican return from a three-year hiatus with Ataraxia/Taraxis, a four-song EP that condenses all of the band’s strengths into four compact tunes, clocking in at less than 20 satisfying minutes. The disc combines two heavy, multi-textured tracks with two ethereal, post-rock sound collages. All four cuts are fully formed and thoughtfully conceived, and they all display the growth the Pelican have undergone since their sprawling 2009 hit-and-miss album What We all… read more »

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