Tides (Arovane album)

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Released1 June 2000 (2000-06-01)
Label City Centre Offices
Producer Uwe Zahn
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Tides is the second studio album by German electronic music producer Arovane, released on 1 June 2000 by City Centre Offices. [1]


Critical reception

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Muzik 5/5 [3]
NME 8/10 [4]
Pitchfork 8.8/10 [5]

Resident Advisor placed Tides at number 99 on its list of the 100 best albums of the 2000s; in an accompanying write-up, critic Todd Burns dubbed the album "a small masterpiece of ambient music that seemed to have nary a Max/MSP patch in sight." [6] In 2017, Tides was ranked at number 44 on Pitchfork 's list of the 50 best IDM albums of all time. [7]

Track listing

All tracks are written by Uwe Zahn.

4."Tomorrow Morning"1:51
6."A Secret"4:39
7."The Storm"7:23
Total length:39:51


Credits are adapted from the album's liner notes. [8]

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  3. Bush, Calvin (August 2000). "Arovane: Tides". Muzik . No. 63. p. 101.
  4. "Tides". NME . 30 June 2000. Archived from the original on 8 November 2012. Retrieved 14 March 2020.
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  6. "RA Poll: Top 100 albums of the '00s". Resident Advisor . 25 January 2010. Retrieved 6 June 2020.
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  8. Tides (liner notes). Arovane. City Centre Offices. 2000. TowerblockCD001.{{cite AV media notes}}: CS1 maint: others in cite AV media (notes) (link)