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Disco Elysium

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3LP Black $64
  • 3xLP Trifold Jacket
  • Music by British Sea Power
  • Album Art by Anton Vill & Alexander Rostove
  • Mastered for Vinyl by Townsend Mastering

Description

Disco Elysium is a game that conjures such an incredibly evocative atmosphere, your mind transcends your native environment (living room, basement, den), swapping it for painterly, pulpy intrigue tantamount to stepping into an alternate universe. Yet, as on-the-nose as it is to apply “painterly” to visuals and “pulpy” to words, the soundtrack collates so magnificently with the absinthe cocktail of Disco’s narrative that those adjectives become interchangeable with its audio ambiance. That’s the brilliance of British Sea Power, composers of this soundtrack, certainly, but also a group of legendary indie rock status. Much like The Pixies and The Cure before them, they blend genre and magic to harken music that transports you so effectively, each track is akin to a mini film, brimming with character and soulful epicness… while at the same time, feeling intimate and emotional. Do yourself a favor and close your eyes whilst listening; it’s a treat for the psyche.

Preview Tracklist

  • 1 Instrument of Surrender
  • 2 Whirling in Rags
  • 3 Detective Arriving on the Scene
  • 4 Tiger King
  • 5 Your Body Betrays Your Degeneracy
  • 6 Precinct 41 Major Crime Unit
  • 7 The Insulindian Miracle
  • 8 Ployhedrons
  • 9 Live With Me
  • 10 The Field Autopsy
  • 11 Miss Oranje Disco Dancer
  • 12 Rue de Saint-Gislaine
  • 13 The Doomed Commercial Area
  • 14 The Cryptozoologists
  • 15 Whirling In Rags
  • 16 Disco Elysium, pt 1
  • 17 Disco Elysium, pt 2
  • 18 Ecstatic Vibrations, Totally Transcendent
  • 19 Saint-Brune
  • 20 Martinaise, Terminal B
  • 21 We Are Not Checkmated
  • 22 Hope in Work and Joy in Leisure
  • 23 Burn, Baby, Burn
  • 24 Whirling In Rags
  • 25 La Revacholiere
  • 26 Krenel, Downwell, Somatosensor
  • 27 Off We Go Into The Wild Pale Yonder
  • 28 Zaum