Title: Our Love
Style: Experimental, Techno, House, Leftfield
Format: MP3 FLAC MIDI VQF AAC AU DTS AIFF VOC
FLAC size: 1419 mb | MP3 size: 1133 mb | WMA size: 1168 mb
Our Love is the seventh studio album by Canadian musician Dan Snaith, released under the moniker Caribou on October 6, 2014 by City Slang worldwide and October 7, 2014 by Merge in North America and South America. It is Snaith's fourth album as Caribou, having released his previous album, Jiaolong, as Daphni in 2012. It features collaborations with Jessy Lanza and Owen Pallett.
Our Love, his first album as Caribou in four years, is his first full-length that doesn’t come with a major shift from the sound of its predecessor. This is body music on the same general wavelength as Swim, albeit slightly warped and refined. The differences, then, are deeper: this is Snaith’s most overtly personal record to date, one that’s remarkable for its intimacy, openheartedness, and joy derived from basic human connection.
Label: City Slang – SLANG50070LP. Format: Vinyl, LP, Album. Country: UK & Europe. Cat on spine is SLANG950070LP. Sticker on shrinkwrap : Half-speed mastered 180-gram vinyl + free album download. Track durations taken from mp3 files.
Our Love, the new album from Caribou, is the sound of Dan Snaith doing just that. through Dan s own unique perspective. Exclusive discount for Prime members.
Caribou - 'Our Love'. Since the last Caribou album, 2010’s ‘Swim’, Dan Snaith has concentrated on releasing techno under his Daphni alias. The 35-year-old Canadian has said that. The Canadian producer's thrilling fourth album ties together over a decade's worth of sonic kicks. This fourth Caribou record encapsulates his whole career. Unwrap its rainbow artwork and you’ll find the plush harmonics of 2007’s ‘Andorra’ (‘Second Chance’), ‘Swim’’s cold, oscillating synths (‘Dive’) and Daphni’s strict beats (‘Mars’)
Our Love, you can play the second half out – but the first half? The Daphni tracks I made specifically to be played in clubs, so they should all work. I also think that the house music thing is fairly surface level, because one of the things that I picked up on was the influence of R&B, and hip hop – a song like Dive for example sounds like a hip hop production from the last couple of years. For an album that's all about love it's important not to be this one-sided thing. It makes it a lot more feminine. Caribou: "It is key, for sure.
Dan Snaith reckons his latest Caribou album is mind-numbingly simple – but that does a great disservice to this beautifully strange, subtle music.
That is what "Our Love" means for me. It's not some bullshit fairy tale but the daily connection and presence between people. Can’t Do Without You’ was followed later in the summer by title track ‘Our Love’, which continued with the textured warmth of its predecessor, adding tinges of foreboding with cut-up vocals and baroque string arrangements courtesy of Owen Pallett (who appears three times on the album). Whilst palpably melancholic, it is the lyrics which show the first glimpse of his dystopic view of loving relationships: you were in my dream again/and I could see you kissing him oh girl/why’d you have to change your mind/just as I was changing mine?.
Tracklist Hide Credits
|1||Can't Do Without You||3:56|
Violin – Owen Pallet*
|3||All I Ever Need
Violin – Owen Pallett
Violin – Owen Pallett
Vocals [Sung] – Jessy Lanza
|10||Your Love Will Set You Free
Violin, Viola – Owen Pallett
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Merge Records
- Copyright (c) – Merge Records
- Published By – BMG Chrysalis
- Published By – Hyperdub Publishing
- Published By – Open Wallett
- Mixed At – Wack Formula
- Mastered At – Calyx Mastering
- Pressed By – Cinram, Olyphant, PA – Z130157
- Design – Matthew Cooper
- Mastered By – Bo Kondren
- Mixed By – David Wrench
- Photography, Art Direction, Design – Jason Evans
- Producer – Dan Snaith
- Written-By – Dan Snaith, Jessy Lanza (tracks: 6), Owen Pallet* (tracks: 2 to 4, 10)
Notes℗ & © 2014 Merge Records
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 6 73855 04882 6
- Matrix / Runout: Z130157 M1S1 7G MRG 488-2 TEXT 01
- Mastering SID Code: ifpi L909
- Mould SID Code: IFPI 2U9G
- Label Code: LC 29279
|MRG488||Caribou||Our Love (LP, Album)||Merge Records||MRG488||US||2014|
|SLANG50070DLXEU||Caribou||Our Love (Expanded Edition) (17xFile, MP3, Album, 320)||City Slang||SLANG50070DLXEU||Europe||2015|
|MRG488||Caribou||Our Love (LP, Album, TP)||Merge Records||MRG488||US||2014|
|SLANG50070, SLANG50070RT||Caribou||Our Love (2xCD, Album)||City Slang, City Slang||SLANG50070, SLANG50070RT||Europe||2014|
|SLANG 50070DUK||Caribou||Our Love (10xFile, MP3, Album, 320)||City Slang||SLANG 50070DUK||Europe||2014|