Battles - Mirrored
NME.COM feature on Battles - Mirrored album including album review, artwork, tracks, listen now, tour dates, discography and more.
Release date: 14 May 2007
Puzzle pop mentalists masterfully drag music into the future
Ever since legendary punk ’zine Sniffin’ Glue scrawled the manifesto “Here’s a chord, here’s another one, here’s another one, now go form a band”, indie rock critics have looked on with suspicion at musicians who can actually play. In short, we can crystallise this attitude using two examples. 1) You can’t strum a chord – fuck, you barely know which way up to hang your guitar...
- May 16, 2007
Tracklisting click track to read more
Battles, CSS, Tribes
- Aug 9, 2011
Lana Del Rey, Battles, Robyn
- Aug 3, 2011
Complicated and disjointed but still full of frisky genius
- Jun 1, 2011
Band also announce UK autumn tour
Band add new dates in London and Cardiff
'Ice Cream' available to hear in full now
Battles - Mirrored: Wikipedia Album Entry
Mirrored is the critically acclaimed debut full-length album by U.S. math rock group Battles. It was released on May 14, 2007 in the United Kingdom, and on May 22, 2007 in the United States. This is the first time the band has incorporated vocals into their songs, as the previous EPs were completely instrumental (aside from beatboxing on the tracks "Dance" and "Fantasy").
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