Andorra (album)

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Andorra
Caribou andorra.jpg
Studio album by Caribou
Released August 17, 2007 (Germany)
August 20, 2007 (UK)
August 21, 2007 (U.S.)
Genre Folktronica, electronica, neo-psychedelia, dream pop
Length 42:59
Label City Slang (Europe)
Merge (North America)
Producer Dan Snaith
Caribou chronology
The Milk of Human Kindness
(2005)
Andorra
(2007)
Swim
(2010)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 83/100[1]
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 4.5/5 stars[2]
The A.V. Club A−[3]
Entertainment Weekly A−[4]
The Guardian 4/5 stars[5]
Mojo 4/5 stars[6]
NME 8/10[7]
Pitchfork Media 8.3/10[8]
Rolling Stone 3.5/5 stars[9]
Spin 3/5 stars[10]
Uncut 4/5 stars[11]

Andorra is the fourth studio album by Canadian musician Dan Snaith, released on August 17, 2007 under his stage name Caribou. The gatefold record release also features an MP3 download coupon for the album.

On September 29, 2008, the album was named the winner of the 2008 Polaris Music Prize.[12]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Melody Day" – 4:11
  2. "Sandy" – 4:09
  3. "After Hours" – 6:15
  4. "She's the One" – 3:59
  5. "Desiree" – 4:12
  6. "Eli" – 3:04
  7. "Sundialing" – 4:40
  8. "Irene" – 3:38
  9. "Niobe" – 8:51

Singles[edit]

  • "Melody Day" (July 10, 2007)
    1. "Melody Day"
    2. "Melody Day" (Four Tet Remix, featuring Luke Lalonde, Adem, and One Little Plane)
    3. "Zoe"
  • "She's the One" (March 25, 2008)
    1. "She's the One"
    2. "She's the One" (Hot Chip Remix)
    3. "She's the One" (Kelly Polar Remix)
  • "Eli" (May 19, 2008)
    • released as a single track only

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Reviews for Andorra by Caribou". Metacritic. Retrieved 31 May 2016. 
  2. ^ Bush, John. "Andorra – Caribou". AllMusic. Retrieved 31 May 2016. 
  3. ^ Murray, Noel (21 August 2007). "Caribou: Andorra". The A.V. Club. Retrieved 31 May 2016. 
  4. ^ Vozick-Levinson, Simon (17 August 2007). "Andorra". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 31 May 2016. 
  5. ^ Thompson, Ben (12 August 2007). "Caribou, Andorra". The Guardian. Retrieved 31 May 2016. 
  6. ^ "Caribou: Andorra". Mojo (166): 109. September 2007. 
  7. ^ Cramp, Nathaniel (14 August 2007). "Caribou: Andorra". NME. Retrieved 31 May 2016. 
  8. ^ Richardson, Mark (23 August 2007). "Caribou: Andorra". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 31 May 2016. 
  9. ^ Ganz, Caryn (6 September 2007). "Caribou: Andorra". Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on 5 May 2008. Retrieved 31 May 2016. 
  10. ^ Gross, Jason (September 2007). "Caribou: Andorra". Spin 23 (9): 124. Retrieved 31 May 2016. 
  11. ^ "Caribou – Andorra CD". CD Universe. Retrieved 31 May 2016. 
  12. ^ Polaris Music Prize

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