Aquarius (EP)

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EP by Boards of Canada
Released 5 January 1998 (1998-01-05)
Genre IDM
Length 13:14
Label Skam Records KMAS001
Producer Michael Sandison and Marcus Eoin
Boards of Canada chronology
Hi Scores
(1996)Hi Scores1996
Music Has the Right to Children
(1998)Music Has the Right to Children1998

Aquarius is a 7" EP by Boards of Canada, released on 5 January 1998. It is one of the shortest releases by Boards of Canada, barely breaking the 13-minute mark. The track "Chinook" is a longer version of one that appeared on Boc Maxima, a publicly unreleased predecessor to Music Has the Right to Children. "Aquarius" was the only single produced for the record.

The track contains a sample of "Aquarius" by Ren Woods as featured in the film version of Hair.

"Aquarius" was later covered by La Musique Populaire on their album A Century of Song.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Aquarius" – 5:59
  2. "Chinook" – 7:13