6 Feet Beneath the Moon

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6 Feet Beneath the Moon
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Studio album by King Krule
Released 24 August 2013
Genre Indie rock, post-punk, jazz fusion, trip hop
Length 52:16
Label True Panther (U.S./Canada)
XL Recordings (rest of world)
Producer Rodaidh McDonald, Archy Marshall
King Krule chronology
King Krule (EP)
(2011)King Krule (EP)2011
6 Feet Beneath the Moon
(2013)
A New Place 2 Drown
(2015)A New Place 2 Drown2015

6 Feet Beneath the Moon is the debut album by King Krule, the stage name of British singer-songwriter Archy Marshall. It was released on his nineteenth birthday, 24 August 2013.[1]

Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 77/100[2]
Review scores
Source Rating
Clash Magazine (8/10)[3]
Exclaim! (9/10)[4]
The Fly 4/5 stars[5]
The Guardian 4/5 stars[6]
Mojo 4/5 stars[7]
MusicOMH 4/5 stars[8]
NME (8/10)[9]
Pitchfork (7.3/10)[10]
Popmatters (9/10)[11]
TimeOut London 5/5 stars[12]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Easy Easy" 2:50
2. "Border Line" 3:06
3. "Has This Hit?" 4:26
4. "Foreign 2" 3:39
5. "Ceiling" 2:56
6. "Baby Blue" 3:36
7. "Cementality" 3:44
8. "A Lizard State" 4:20
9. "Will I Come" 1:55
10. "Ocean Bed" 3:31
11. "Neptune Estate" 5:13
12. "The Krockadile" 4:52
13. "Out Getting Ribs" 4:16
14. "Bathed in Grey" 4:02
15. "Little Wild (Japanese CD)" 3:40

Release and promotion[edit]

6 Feet Beneath the Moon is released in North America by True Panther Sounds and in the rest of the world by XL Recordings. Zane Lowe of BBC Radio 1 premiered "Neptune Estate" on his show on 12 August 2013.[13] On 14 August the album was made available to stream in full on King Krule's website, with live CCTV footage of various London streets accompanying each track.[14]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Battan, Carrie (9 July 2013). "King Krule Announces Debut Album 6 Feet Beneath the Moon, Shares "Easy Easy"". Pitchfork. Retrieved 2013-08-17. 
  2. ^ "6 Feet Beneath the Moon Reviews". Metacritic.com. Retrieved 2013-08-28. 
  3. ^ Zadeh, Joe (2013-08-13). "Clash review". ClashMusic.com. Retrieved 2013-08-28. 
  4. ^ Lindsay, Cam (2013-08-23). "Exclaim review". Exclaim.ca. Retrieved 2013-08-28. 
  5. ^ Homewood, Ben (2013-08-15). "The Fly review". Mamacolive.com. Retrieved 2013-08-28. 
  6. ^ Empire, Kitty (2013-08-18). "The Guardian review". TheGuardian.com. Retrieved 2013-08-28. 
  7. ^ Harrison, Ian (2013-08-26). "Mojo Album of the Week". Mojo4music.com. Retrieved 2013-08-28. 
  8. ^ Baber, Andy (2013-08-20). "Music OMH". MusicOMH.com. Retrieved 2013-08-28. 
  9. ^ Perry, Kevin (2013-08-20). "NME Reviews". NME.com. Retrieved 2013-08-28. 
  10. ^ Greene, Jayson (2013-08-29). "Pitchfork Media". Pitchfork.com. Retrieved 2013-08-28. 
  11. ^ Beasley, Corey (2013-08-28). "Popmatters". popmatters.com. Retrieved 2013-08-29. 
  12. ^ Goldstein, Danielle (2013-08-15). "TimeOut London review". Timeout.com. Retrieved 2013-08-28. 
  13. ^ "New King Krule "Neptune Estate"". Retrieved 2013-08-17. 
  14. ^ Pelly, Jenn (14 August 2013). "Stream King Krule's Album 6 Feet Beneath the Moon". Pitchfork. Retrieved 2013-08-17.