All Hour Cymbals

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All Hour Cymbals
Studio album by Yeasayer
Released October 23, 2007
Genre Experimental rock, worldbeat, neo-psychedelia
Length 46:54
Label We Are Free
Producer Yeasayer
Yeasayer chronology
All Hour Cymbals
(2007)
Odd Blood
(2010)

All Hour Cymbals is the debut studio album by Brooklyn-based experimental rock group Yeasayer. It was released by We Are Free on 23 October 2007, and 24 March 2008 in the UK.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
The A.V. Club A[2]
Drowned in Sound (9/10)[3]
Entertainment Weekly A−[4]
MusicOMH 4/5 stars[5]
NME (8/10)[6]
Pitchfork Media (7.8/10)[7]
The Skinny 4/5 stars[8]
Spin 4/5 stars[9]
Uncut 4/5 stars[10]

The album received positive reviews from publications and websites such as Entertainment Weekly,[4] NME,[6] Pitchfork Media,[7] and Spin. The music review online magazine Pitchfork Media placed All Hour Cymbals' at number 197 on their list of top 200 albums of the 2000s.[11]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Sunrise"   4:07
2. "Wait for the Summer"   4:53
3. "2080"   5:24
4. "Germs"   3:13
5. "Ah, Weir"   1:21
6. "No Need to Worry"   5:26
7. "Forgiveness"   3:40
8. "Wait for the Wintertime"   4:52
9. "Worms"   4:07
10. "Waves"   4:57
11. "Red Cave (hidden track)"   4:59

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Leahey, Andrew. "All Hour Cymbals – Overview". Allmusic. 
  2. ^ The A.V. Club review
  3. ^ Drowned in Sound review
  4. ^ a b Day, Adrienne (November 9, 2007). "Music Review: All Hour Cymbals". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved October 1, 2009. 
  5. ^ Harvey, Darren. "Album reviews: Yeasayer – All Hour Cymbals". musicOmh. 
  6. ^ a b "Yeasayer: All Hour Cymbal". NME. November 8, 2007. 
  7. ^ a b Harvey, Eric (October 25, 2007). "Album Review: Yeasayer: All Hour Cymbals". Pitchfork Media. 
  8. ^ Jackson, Barry (November 7, 2007). "Yeasayer – All Hour Cymbals". The Skinny. 
  9. ^ [Oct. Spin review]
  10. ^ [Oct. Uncut review]
  11. ^ Pitchfork staff (September 28, 2009). "The Top 200 Albums of the 2000s: 200–151". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved October 1, 2009.