Meek Warrior

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Meek Warrior
Akron family.jpg
Studio album by Akron/Family
Released October 3, 2006
Genre Freak folk, experimental rock
Length 35:27
Label Young God
Producer Akron/Family, Michael Gira
Akron/Family chronology
Akron/Family & Angels of Light
(2005)
Meek Warrior
(2006)
Love Is Simple
(2007)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 73/100[1]
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]
Pitchfork Media (7.2/10)[3]
Tiny Mix Tapes 3/5 stars[4]
Outside Left (?)[5]

Meek Warrior is the second album by Akron/Family, released in 2006. The cover art uses a picture of the Crab Nebula. The title is possibly a reference to the concept of warriorship in the Shambhala tradition: the first step on the warrior's path is to become meek.[6]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Blessing Force" – 9:29
  2. "Gone Beyond" – 3:22
  3. "Meek Warrior" – 2:17
  4. "No Space in This Realm" – 5:12
  5. "Lightning Bolt of Compassion" – 4:10
  6. "The Rider (Dolphin Song)" – 7:20
  7. "Love and Space" – 3:37

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Meek Warrior by Akron/Family". Retrieved 3 October 2016. 
  2. ^ Allmusic review
  3. ^ Pitchfork Media review
  4. ^ Tiny Mix Tapes review
  5. ^ "Trance Rock Saved My Life - Outsideleft". Retrieved 3 October 2016. 
  6. ^ "Shambhala Training Glossary - Shambhala". Retrieved 3 October 2016.