Bliss Release

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Bliss Release
Studio album by Cloud Control
Released 14 May 2010 (2010-05-14)
Genre Folk, Indie
Length 46:46
Label Ivy League Records
Cloud Control chronology
Cloud Control EP
(2009)
Bliss Release
(2010)
Dream Cave
(2013)
Singles from Bliss Release
  1. "Gold Canary"
    Released: 6 October 2009
  2. "This is what I Said"
    Released: 2 April 2010
  3. "There's Nothing in the Water We Can't Fight"
    Released: 2010
  4. "Meditation Song #2"
    Released: 2010

Bliss Release is the debut album by Australian band Cloud Control. Released on 14 May 2010, Bliss Release was met with critical acclaim.

Reception[edit]

The Age - "The buzz around Cloud Control is entirely warranted - expect big things from this four-piece’’ 4/5 stars [1]

The Sydney Morning Herald - "Let’s be frank, a bloody impressive album" 4/5 stars [2]

Triple J - Triple J presenter, Richard Kingsmill, describes Bliss Release as "...a warm serving of sun drenched pop perfectly laced with dreamy harmonies and jangly guitar."[citation needed]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
J Mag 4/5 stars[3]
The Australian 4/5 stars[4]
iTunes 5/5 stars[5]
Clash (magazine) 8/10 stars[6]
TMR 7/10 stars [7]

Track list[edit]

All songs written and composed by Cloud Control

Bliss Release
No. Title Length
1. "Meditation Song #2 (Why, Oh Why)"   4:13
2. "There's Nothing in the Water We Can't Fight"   3:59
3. "Ghost Story"   4:17
4. "Gold Canary"   3:55
5. "This Is What I Said"   3:39
6. "Just for Now"   3:58
7. "The Rolling Stones"   4:14
8. "Hollow Drums"   3:00
9. "My Fear #2"   3:45
10. "Beast of Love"   3:45
11. "Death Cloud (Bonus Track)"   4:16
12. "My Fear #1 (Demo)"   3:39
Total length:
46:46

UK Track Listing[edit]

Bliss Release
No. Title Length
1. "Meditation Song #2 (Why, Oh Why)"   4:13
2. "There's Nothing In The Water We Can't Fight"   3:59
3. "Death Cloud (UK Album Version)"   3:56
4. "Ghost Story"   4:17
5. "Gold Canary"   3:53
6. "This Is What I Said"   3:39
7. "Just For Now"   3:58
8. "The Rolling Stones"   4:10
9. "Hollow Drums"   3:00
10. "My Fear #1 (UK Album Version)"   3:31
Total length:
38:49

Just For Now was part of the Soundtrack for the 2012 film Magic Mike.

Personnel[edit]

  • Alister Wright - lead vocals, rhythm guitar
  • Heidi Lenffer - vocals, keyboards
  • Ulrich Lenffer - drums, percussion
  • Jeremy Kelshaw - vocals, bass guitar

References[edit]

  1. ^ Northover, Kylie (21 May 2010). "CD Review: Bliss Release". Melbourne: The Age. Retrieved 30 December 2010. 
  2. ^ Northover, Kylie (21 May 2010). "CD Review: Bliss Release". Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 30 December 2010. 
  3. ^ Kingsmill, Richard. "CD Review: Bliss Release". ABC. Retrieved 30 December 2010. 
  4. ^ Carr, Michael (5 June 2010). "CD Review: Bliss Release". The Australian. Retrieved 30 December 2010. 
  5. ^ Public, Review (30 December 2010). "CD Review: Bliss Release". America: Apple Inc. Retrieved 11 March 2010. 
  6. ^ Salmon, Will. "Cloud Control - Bliss Release". Clash (magazine). Retrieved 25 May 2011. 
  7. ^ http://tmr-music.blogspot.com/2011/06/review-44-cloud-control-bliss-release.html

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