Tides (Arovane album)

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Tides
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Studio album by
Released1 June 2000 (2000-06-01)
Recorded1999
Genre
Length39:51
Label City Centre Offices
Producer Uwe Zahn
Arovane chronology
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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]

Contents

Critical reception

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
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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.

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
Total length:39:51

Personnel

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

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References

  1. "City Centre Offices: Release Blocks". City Centre Offices. Archived from the original on 4 June 2004. Retrieved 30 November 2020.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. Carlson, Dean. "Tides – Arovane". AllMusic . Retrieved 24 August 2019.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  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.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. Cooper, Paul (11 May 2000). "Arovane: Tides". Pitchfork . Retrieved 24 August 2019.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. "RA Poll: Top 100 albums of the '00s". Resident Advisor . 25 January 2010. Retrieved 6 June 2020.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  7. "The 50 Best IDM Albums of All Time". Pitchfork . 24 January 2017. p. 1. Retrieved 24 August 2019.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  8. Tides (liner notes). Arovane. City Centre Offices. 2000. TowerblockCD001.CS1 maint: others in cite AV media (notes) (link)