Offshore (album)

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Offshore
Offshore (Early Day Miners album) cover art.jpg
Studio album by Early Day Miners
Released August 22, 2006
Recorded May 2005–December 2005
Genre Ambient, alternative rock, slowcore, post-rock, shoegaze
Label Secretly Canadian
Producer John McEntire
Early Day Miners chronology
All Harm Ends Here
(2005)
Offshore
(2006)
The Treatment
(2009)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Pitchfork Media 5.8[2]
Spacelab 4.3/5 stars[3]

Offshore is the fifth full-length album by Early Day Miners, released in 2006 on Secretly Canadian Records. Offshore is a continuous six-song exploration of the musical and lyrical themes presented in the band's song "Offshore", from their 2002 album Let Us Garlands Bring.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Land of Pale Saints" – 9:11
  2. "Deserter" – 4:07
  3. "Sans Revival" – 4:29
  4. "Return of the Native" – 3:39
  5. "Silent Tents" – 7:05
  6. "Hymn Beneath the Palisades" – 9:03

Personnel[edit]

  • Dan Burton: vocals, guitar
  • Joseph Brumley: guitar
  • Darin Gray: prepared bass
  • Matt Griffin: drums
  • Dan Matz: guitar
  • Jonathan Richardson: bass
  • Jonathan Ford: bass
  • Amber Webber: vocals on "Return of the Native"

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brown, Marisa. Offshore at AllMusic. Retrieved January 30, 2012.
  2. ^ Currin, Grayson (February 2, 2007). "Early Day Miners: Offshore | Album Reviews". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved January 30, 2012. 
  3. ^ Miller, Jason. "Spacelab Music Review - Early Day Miners : Offshore". Spacelab. Retrieved January 30, 2012.