Black Noise (Pantha du Prince album)

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Black Noise
Pantha du prince black noise albumcover.jpg
Studio album by Pantha du Prince
Released February 8, 2010 (2010-02-08)
Genre Minimal techno
Length 70:13
Label Rough Trade
Producer Pantha du Prince
Pantha du Prince chronology
This Bliss
(2007)
Black Noise
(2010)
Elements of Light
(2013)
The album art depicts St. Bartholomew's Church in Berchtesgaden, Germany, on the Königssee lake.
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Drowned in Sound 4.5/5 stars[2]
The Guardian 4/5 stars[3]
musicOMH 4.5/5 stars[4]
Pitchfork Media (8.3/10) link
PopMatters 4/5 stars[5]
Resident Advisor 4.5/5 stars[6]
Slant Magazine 4/5 stars[7]
Spin 3.5/5 stars[8]
Tiny Mix Tapes 4/5 stars[9]
WIUX (positive review)[10]
XLR8R (9.5/10)[11]

Black Noise is the third album by the German minimal techno artist Pantha du Prince, and the first to be released on Rough Trade Records.[12] It was released on February 8, 2010. The track "Stick to My Side" features a guest spot from Noah Lennox of Animal Collective[13] while Tyler Pope of LCD Soundsystem and !!! plays bass on "The Splendour".

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Lay in a Shimmer" - 6:38
  2. "Abglanz" - 6:04
  3. "The Splendour" - 6:00
  4. "Stick to My Side" - 7:51
  5. "A Nomads Retreat" - 6:41
  6. "Satellite Snyper" - 5:29
  7. "Behind the Stars" - 6:51
  8. "Bohemian Forest" - 7:24
  9. "Welt Am Draht" - 7:11
  10. "Im Bann" - 3:23
  11. "Es Schneit" - 6:46* (contains a sample of Durutti Column track 'Royal Infirmary')

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hoffman, K. Ross. "Review: Black Noise". Allmusic. Retrieved 10 February 2010. 
  2. ^ Ashurst, Hari. "Review:Black Noise". Drowned in Sound. Retrieved 10 February 2010. 
  3. ^ Costa, Maddy (5 February 2010). "Review: Pantha du Prince: Black Noise". London: The Guardian. Retrieved 15 February 2010. 
  4. ^ Hogwood, Ben. "Review: Pantha du Prince - Black Noise". musicOMH. Retrieved 15 February 2010. 
  5. ^ "PM review". 
  6. ^ Bacharach, Max. "Review: Black Noise". Resident Advisor. Retrieved 10 February 2010. 
  7. ^ Keefe, Jonathan. "Review: Pantha du Prince: Black Noise". Slant Magazine. Retrieved 15 February 2010. 
  8. ^ "spin review". 
  9. ^ "tmt review". 
  10. ^ "WIUX review". 
  11. ^ "XLR8R review". 
  12. ^ Charles Ubaghs (May 5, 2010). "Hear It In The Electricity: Pantha Du Prince Interviewed", The Quietus.
  13. ^ Jon Caramanica (January 6, 2010). "Tastes of Mariachi and Alabama. Pantha du Prince", The New York Times.