Tides (Arovane album)

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Tides
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Studio album by
Released1 June 2000 (2000-06-01)
Recorded1999
Genre
Label City Centre Offices
Producer Uwe Zahn
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Tides is the second studio album by German electronic music producer Arovane, released in 2000 by City Centre Offices.

Contents

Critical reception

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic Star full.svgStar full.svgStar full.svgStar full.svgStar half.svg [1]
Muzik 5/5 [2]
NME 8/10 [3]
Pitchfork 8.8/10 [4]

Resident Advisor placed Tides at number 99 on its list of the top 100 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". [5] In 2017, Tides was ranked at number 44 on Pitchfork 's list of "The 50 Best IDM Albums of All Time". [6]

Track listing

All tracks are written by Uwe Zahn.

No.TitleLength
1."Theme"3:40
2."Tides"5:32
3."Eleventh!"4:45
4."Tomorrow Morning"1:51
5."Seaside"3:35
6."A Secret"4:39
7."The Storm"7:23
8."Deauville"5:43
9."Epilogue"2:43

Personnel

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References

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  2. Bush, Calvin (August 2000). "Arovane: Tides (City Centre Offices, Germany)". Muzik . No. 63. p. 101.
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  5. "RA Poll: Top 100 albums of the '00s". Resident Advisor . 25 January 2010. Retrieved 6 June 2020.
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