AbsolutePunk.net
   Username
Password
 
Album Review
 
...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead... Album Cover

...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead...

Reviewed by
7.7
…And You Will Know Us By The Trail of DeadFestival Thyme EP
Record Label: Justice Records
Release Date: October 21, 2008
This review is a user submitted review from OKComputer1016. You can see all of OKComputer1016's submitted reviews here.
 
Displaying posts 1 - 15 of 31
02:41 PM on 11/08/08
#2
Jeremy Aaron
Offline
User Info.
Jeremy Aaron's Avatar
Source Tags & Codes > So Divided > Worlds Apart

All three are really good, though. Glad to see someone else feels the harsh criticism of their last two albums was undeserved (though they clearly weren't as good as Source Tags). Source Tags was actually the album I chose to listen to on my way in to work this past Tuesday after casting my ballot, something I'll probably always associate that album with now. It's pretty appropriate though. An epic album for an epic day.

This definitely has me excited for the upcoming full-length.
06:16 PM on 11/08/08
#3
muttley
Drop all your things and go outside
Online
User Info.
muttley's Avatar
interesting name...
i'll have to check 'em out.
06:46 PM on 11/08/08
#4
bung
Peel slowly and see
Offline
User Info.
bung's Avatar
They're never gonna make anything close to the greatness of Source Tags & Codes again, which is pretty sad.
07:53 PM on 11/08/08
#5
Sgt. Pepper's
Love Ire & Song
Offline
User Info.
Sgt. Pepper's's Avatar
Loved Source Tags & Codes but their stuff after that has not been as good.
09:30 PM on 11/08/08
#6
GlassyLight
King of Wrangling
Offline
User Info.
GlassyLight's Avatar
So I may be in the minority (fuck, I AM the minority) but I truly do prefer Worlds Apart to Source Tags & Codes. It's leaps and bounds ahead in ambition and sonic crafting, and the lyrics are the best the band's ever crafted.

I really wish I knew when "progressive" became a curse.
09:47 PM on 11/08/08
#7
Osto
www.myspace.com/danostomakesnoise
Offline
User Info.
Osto's Avatar
Just had a thread about this a little while ago, went relatively unnoticed. They're a criminally overlooked band.
09:48 PM on 11/08/08
#8
Sic Transit Zeb
Registered User
Offline
User Info.
Sic Transit Zeb's Avatar
terrible band name kept me from checking them out but i'll check out their earlier stuff just cuz you say it is so good
10:33 PM on 11/08/08
#9
apresnuledeluge
Never too fat to fly
Offline
User Info.
apresnuledeluge's Avatar
The album art looks like Skies of Arcadia.
03:27 AM on 11/09/08
ManInMusicBox
Says the spider to the fly...
Offline
User Info.
ManInMusicBox's Avatar
I agree with the above posting. Worlds Apart, IMO, is their best work. They definitely tried to perfect the art and I believe that they did. That album was spun so many times on my car CD player before the iPOD came out. Such an amazing band. Glad they are still together (Chino from Deftones loves them too). A very...very.............VERY.....un derappreciated and non-played band. All of their albums are amazing in my eyes, nose, ears, whatever...
03:51 AM on 11/09/08
DoesJosieCare
Registered User
Offline
User Info.
DoesJosieCare's Avatar
I don't really like them, not my bowl of cereal I guess.
07:06 AM on 11/09/08
lostintheair
Registered User
Offline
User Info.
No Avatar Selected
worlds apart and so divided are so much better than source tags
08:09 AM on 11/09/08
Osto
www.myspace.com/danostomakesnoise
Offline
User Info.
Osto's Avatar
Source Tags & Codes is one of the greatest albums in the past 20 years. Worlds Apart and So Divided...are not.
08:11 AM on 11/09/08
crooked spin
Registered User
Offline
User Info.
No Avatar Selected
Uh, they put out TWO great albums before Source Tags, how come everyone here is oblivious to that fact?
08:27 AM on 11/09/08
Osto
www.myspace.com/danostomakesnoise
Offline
User Info.
Osto's Avatar
Madonna is quite awesome...not too big on the self titled though.

NEWS, MUSIC & MORE
Search News
Release Dates
Exclusives
Best New Music
Articles
CONNECT
Submit News
Forums
Contests
Mobile Version
AP.net Logos
HIDDEN TREASURES
AbsolutePunk Podcast
Free Music
Sports Forum
Technology Forum
Recommendations
INFORMATION
Advertising
Contact Us
Copyright Policy
Terms of Service
Privacy Policy
FOLLOW
Twitter | Facebook | RSS
PropertyOfZack
UnderTheGun
Purevolume
Chorus.fm | @jason_tate