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Dream the Electric Sleep - American Mystic (2023)
« on: July 22, 2016, 08:47:40 AM »
The new album "Beneath the Dark Wide Sky" from Dream the Electric Sleep is released today.

It was produced by Nick Raskulinecz who produced the last couple Rush albums.

Having heard it only once, I'm already enjoying it. Very dense and layered, yet melodic and not excessive.

Anyone else heard it?

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https://www.amazon.com/Beneath-Dark-Dream-Electric-Sleep/dp/B01FYHN0WI

"Let the Light Flood In"
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"Flight"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TMyEvQEhKfw
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« Reply #1 on: July 22, 2016, 11:43:25 AM »
Yep, listened to it today. It was one of my most anticipated albums of the year and it didn't disappoint, not that I think it's fantastic yet but I really enjoyed it.
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« Reply #2 on: July 24, 2016, 10:38:27 AM »
Man, Black Wind is such a good song!

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« Reply #3 on: July 26, 2016, 12:02:49 PM »
I know it's probably the cheesiest of them all, but I love Flight.
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Re: Dream the Electric Sleep - Beneath the Dark Wide Sky (2016)
« Reply #4 on: March 26, 2018, 11:16:17 AM »
bump.

new album in the works

https://twitter.com/DTESBAND/status/978295909179183104

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Re: Dream the Electric Sleep - Beneath the Dark Wide Sky (2016)
« Reply #5 on: March 26, 2018, 11:31:07 AM »
Good news. Their debut was far better than their second album, which was too poppy, indie. It was ok, but the first one is so much superior.

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« Reply #6 on: March 26, 2018, 11:35:17 AM »
Wow, good news indeed! I'm curious to see where they go with this one.
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Re: Dream the Electric Sleep - Beneath the Dark Wide Sky (2016)
« Reply #7 on: March 26, 2018, 12:10:38 PM »
Sweet, thanks for the heads up, got my driving music for the week.

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« Reply #8 on: March 26, 2018, 01:53:07 PM »
Very good news, looking forward to it.
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Re: Dream the Electric Sleep - Beneath the Dark Wide Sky (2016)
« Reply #9 on: March 27, 2018, 08:46:10 AM »
Absolutely one of the most underrated bands out there. Beneath The Dark Wide Sky was easily my favorite album of 2016 and I'm really looking forward to whatever they put out next. They straddle a fine line between prog, post-rock, and pop and they make it work so well.

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Re: Dream the Electric Sleep - Beneath the Dark Wide Sky (2016)
« Reply #10 on: March 27, 2018, 10:43:30 AM »
I wonder if they know Dirt Poor Robins per both are progressive rock bands from Kentucky.

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Re: Dream the Electric Sleep - Beneath the Dark Wide Sky (2016)
« Reply #11 on: April 05, 2018, 11:38:18 AM »
"The Giantsí Newground" comes out May 18th.


1. Home
2. We Smell The Blood
3. Father Francis
4. This Is My Crowd
5. Weíll Se
6. The Stage
7. One Last Fix
8. It Will All Be Over Soon
9. Black Ink
10. The River Current
11. Sounds Like Magic
12. Interlude
13. Soulful
14. Astray
15. Head Out of the Clouds
16. Dirt Under Your Feet

"We Smell the Blood" streaming there

https://www.loudersound.com/news/listen-to-dream-the-electric-sleeps-we-smell-the-blood

this album was recorded 10 years ago, but never released.

Dream The Electric Sleep are currently recording their new studio album, which is pencilled in for release some time in 2019.

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« Reply #12 on: April 05, 2018, 11:44:41 AM »
Wow, so we are getting a "new" album this year and then a really new album net one! That's fantastic
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Re: Dream the Electric Sleep - The Giants' Newground (2018)
« Reply #13 on: April 05, 2018, 11:50:32 AM »
yeah, although I wonder if this album coming in May not resemble as much of their sound as the 1 coming in 2019?


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« Reply #14 on: April 05, 2018, 11:51:28 AM »
Nice! 16 new tracks plus an upcoming album next year.  :metal

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Re: Dream the Electric Sleep - The Giants' Newground (2018)
« Reply #15 on: April 05, 2018, 12:05:42 PM »
yeah, although I wonder if this album coming in May not resemble as much of their sound as the 1 coming in 2019?

Well, if it was recorded 10 years ago they'll probably be very different which is not a problem for me. Listening to the new track, it does look like the production will be a bit off in this one, but I guess that's something we could expect.
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« Reply #17 on: April 24, 2018, 11:17:38 AM »
That sounds good, both quality wise as well as song wise
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Re: Dream the Electric Sleep - The Giants' Newground (2018)
« Reply #19 on: May 17, 2018, 09:25:47 AM »
I listened to it yesterday. I'm surprised that it sounds more like the last album and not the first two. My first reaction is that I kinda liked it but need some more listens to both let it sink in and see how it ages. I have the feeling that it may start to feel boring soon but I hope that's not the case.
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« Reply #20 on: May 20, 2018, 10:37:37 AM »
I'm liking this a lot, but for me, there's not much this band can do that I don't like. There's so many songs that it's going to take a while to latch onto it and really absorb, but The Stage and The River Current are my early favorites. I'm glad they released this and while I have some vague doubts about it being a "lost album", I'm hoping they do in fact release something new next year.

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« Reply #21 on: May 21, 2018, 06:38:18 AM »
while I have some vague doubts about it being a "lost album"

Is that because of the sound quality or the fact that it resembles the last album more than the first 2? In any case, I think they re-recorded everything from that lost album which would account for both of the things I mentioned before.
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« Reply #22 on: June 12, 2018, 08:52:50 AM »
Some more listens are making me like this album a lot more. This will probably end in the top 3 albums of the year
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Re: Dream the Electric Sleep - American Mystic (2023)
« Reply #23 on: May 19, 2023, 07:23:13 AM »
bump.



new album "American Mystic" coming July 14th.

"Beyond Repair" is streaming now.

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« Reply #24 on: May 19, 2023, 09:33:35 AM »
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new album "American Mystic" coming July 14th.

"Beyond Repair" is streaming now.

https://open.spotify.com/album/2sv36ClfP0vRqegm5DVhen

I was glad to see this in my "new" Spotify listings today. Pretty good tune with just one listen so far. I'm excited to hear the new album.  :tup
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Re: Dream the Electric Sleep - American Mystic (2023)
« Reply #25 on: May 19, 2023, 02:20:02 PM »
Ooooh, I was just in the car a few weeks ago and a DtES song came on and I commented how badly I wanted a new album. Very excitied!
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« Reply #26 on: May 25, 2023, 04:13:07 AM »
Heard this song the other day and got very excited for the new album. It seems like they will pick up right where they left, which is great. I really hope they can start touring and keep making awesome music
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Re: Dream the Electric Sleep - American Mystic (2023)
« Reply #27 on: June 02, 2023, 02:27:39 PM »
another new track "After the Fallout"

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Re: Dream the Electric Sleep - American Mystic (2023)
« Reply #29 on: July 27, 2023, 03:47:18 PM »
I can't stop listening to this album.  And "After the Fallout" in particular.  Just hits me in all the right places.
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« Reply #30 on: July 27, 2023, 03:55:17 PM »
it's a good record, although I am a little bugged by the cymbals clipping on 3 tracks

Beyond Repair
Forged in the Furnace
After the Fallout

but overall, yeah American Mystic is quite good. I find though I hear Coheed and of all bands, Saigon Kick on many parts. Matt almost sounds like Jason Bieler at times.

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« Reply #31 on: July 27, 2023, 04:34:33 PM »
This album is really doing it for me. Steal The Love and The Lessons They Bring are standouts but the whole album is solid.

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« Reply #32 on: July 27, 2023, 08:32:40 PM »
DtES is one of those few bands I never want to change, because their sound just hits a special place in my collection. New album isn't a rehash, but definitely has enough classic elements to make me very happy. Worth the wait.
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