Ambivalence Avenue

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Ambivalence Avenue
AmbivalenceAvenue.jpg
Studio album by Bibio
Released 22 June 2009 (2009-06-22)
Genre
Length 42:52
Label Warp
Producer Stephen Wilkinson
Bibio chronology
Vignetting the Compost
(2009)
Ambivalence Avenue
(2009)
The Apple and the Tooth
(2009)
Singles from Ambivalence Avenue
  1. "Ambivalence Avenue / Fire Ant"
    Released: 8 June 2009
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 78/100[4]
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4.5/5 stars[2]
Exclaim! favorable[1]
The Guardian 3/5 stars[5]
NME 6/10[6]
Pitchfork Media 8.3/10[7]
PopMatters 7/10 stars[8]
Tiny Mix Tapes 4/5 stars[9]

Ambivalence Avenue is a studio album by English folk/electronica musician Bibio, released in 2009. It is his first album on Warp.

Reception[edit]

At Metacritic, which assigns a weighted average score out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, Ambivalence Avenue received an average score of 78% based on 16 reviews, indicating "generally favorable reviews".[4]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Stephen Wilkinson.

No. Title Length
1. "Ambivalence Avenue" 3:42
2. "Jealous of Roses" 2:35
3. "All the Flowers" 1:05
4. "Fire Ant" 4:58
5. "Haikuesque (When She Laughs)" 3:32
6. "Sugarette" 3:54
7. "Lovers' Carvings" 3:58
8. "Abrasion" 2:46
9. "S'Vive" 4:05
10. "The Palm of Your Wave" 2:25
11. "Cry! Baby!" 3:57
12. "Dwrcan" 3:55
Total length: 42:52

Charts[edit]

Chart Peak
position
US Top Dance/Electronic Albums (Billboard)[10] 16

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Sylvester, Daniel (14 July 2009). "Bibio - Ambivalence Avenue". Exclaim!. Retrieved 5 August 2016. 
  2. ^ a b c Phares, Heather. "Bibio - Ambivalence Avenue". AllMusic. Retrieved 5 August 2016. 
  3. ^ Waldron, James (9 March 2011). "Bibio: 'Excuses'". Fact. Retrieved 1 October 2016. 
  4. ^ a b "Ambivalence Avenue by Bibio". Metacritic. CBS Interactive. Retrieved 5 August 2016. 
  5. ^ Costa, Maddy (26 June 2009). "Bibio: Ambivalence Avenue". The Guardian. Retrieved 5 August 2016. 
  6. ^ Parkin, Chris (16 June 2009). "Album review: Bibio - 'Ambivalence Avenue'". NME. Retrieved 5 August 2016. 
  7. ^ Howe, Brian (26 June 2009). "Bibio: Ambivalence Avenue". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 5 August 2016. 
  8. ^ Gabriele, Timothy (8 July 2009). "Bibio: Ambivalence Avenue". PopMatters. Retrieved 5 August 2016. 
  9. ^ Suveg, Lukas. "Bibio - Ambivalence Avenue". Tiny Mix Tapes. Retrieved 5 August 2016. 
  10. ^ "Bibio - Chart history - Top Dance/Electronic Albums". Billboard. Retrieved 5 August 2016. 

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