Phoenix - Phoenix

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Album Review

Release date: 08 February 2011

Phoenix - Phoenix

Album review: Phoenix

Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix

It’s often said that writing about music is like dancing about architecture. Conversely, Phoenix are what architects should dance to. Sleek minimalism. Clean lines. A propensity to wear white. Emotionally neutral but texturally rich – they’re the sound of Richard Rogers’ utopian future. If Brian Eno wanted to do ‘Music For Airports Two’ , he’d just tape a Phoenix album with a...

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