An Imaginary Country

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An Imaginary Country
TimHeckerImaginaryCountry.jpg
Studio album by Tim Hecker
Released March 10, 2009
Genre
Length 48:00
Label Kranky
Tim Hecker chronology
Harmony in Ultraviolet
(2006)
An Imaginary Country
(2009)
Ravedeath, 1972
(2011)

An Imaginary Country is the fifth studio album by Canadian electronic music musician Tim Hecker, released on March 10, 2009 by Kranky.[1] The album is available on either CD or 2×LP.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4/5 stars link
NME 6/10 link
The Phoenix 3/4 stars link
Pitchfork Media 7.7/10 link
Popmatters 8/10 link
Tiny Mix Tapes 3.5/5 stars link

Initial critical response to An Imaginary Country was positive. At Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album has received an average score of 79, based on 11 reviews.[2]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "100 Years Ago" 3:28
2. "Sea of Pulses" 4:41
3. "The Inner Shore" 4:17
4. "Pond Life" 1:24
5. "Borderlands" 4:46
6. "A Stop at the Chord Cascades" 4:43
7. "Utropics" 1:05
8. "Paragon Point" 5:04
9. "Her Black Horizon" 1:27
10. "Currents of Electrostasy" 3:43
11. "Where Shadows Make Shadows" 8:37
12. "200 Years Ago" 4:45
Total length: 48:00

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tim Hecker/Aidan Baker (Nadja) Collab LP Revealed Archived January 16, 2009, at the Wayback Machine.; retrieved on 2009-01-10
  2. ^ "Tim Hecker:An Imaginary Country (2009): Reviews". Metacritic. CNET Networks, Inc. Archived from the original on 3 April 2009. Retrieved 2009-04-14. 

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