These Are But Dreaming Men, Breathe and They Fade by Patkus

2016-10-06 00:00:00 UTC

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Somewhere at the intersection of modern classical, ambient, and post-rock, Philadelphia-based guitarist Patkus evokes nostalgia and contemplation through pulsating swirls of melody that pierce through clouds of harmonic distortion. “These Are But Dreaming Men, Breathe and They Fade” is Patkus’ third full-length album, building upon the idiosyncratic blend of influences and composition techniques heard on 2015’s “Colors.” Dedicated to the loss of his beloved grandmother, “These Are But Dreaming Men, Breathe and They Fade” mirrors Patkus’ journey from loss to acceptance; a search for catharsis tinged with hope.

Track List

  • Tamam Shud - 04:39 
  • The Doorbell Requiem of Catherine Philomena - 04:23 
  • Three Epicycles (or How a Poem on a Flagpole Told Me She Was Stars) - 09:23 
  • Intermission - 01:16 
  • Tamam Reprise - 04:08 
  • No God Rang the Bells - 05:35 
  • The Minutes - 04:56

Genre : alternative, ambient, drone, minimalism, post-rock, psychedelic

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