Shangri-La (Yacht album)

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Shangri-La
YACHT - Shangri-La.png
Studio album by Yacht
Released June 21, 2011[1]
Recorded 2010–2011
Genre Indietronica, synthpop, dance-punk
Length 43:11
Label DFA Records
Yacht chronology
See Mystery Lights
(2009)
Shangri-La
(2011)
I Thought the Future Would Be Cooler
(2015)
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 75/100[2]
Review scores
Source Rating
The A.V. Club (B)[3]
Slant Magazine 2.5/5 stars[4]
Pitchfork Media (6.5/10)[5]

Shangri-La is the fifth album by Portland, Oregon-based musician Yacht (Jona Bechtolt), released on June 21, 2011. It is a concept album dedicated to the memory of the late Andrew Wood. This is Yacht's second album to include Claire L. Evans.

No. Title Length
1. "Utopia" 3:07
2. "Dystopia (The Earth Is on Fire)" 4:00
3. "I Walked Alone" 4:52
4. "Love in the Dark" 4:34
5. "One Step" 3:22
6. "Holy Roller" 5:11
7. "Beam Me Up" 2:13
8. "Paradise Engineering" 3:46
9. "Tripped and Fell in Love" 7:14
10. "Shangri-La" 4:58

References[edit]

  1. ^ McBee, Wilson. "YACHT: Shangri-La (New Album)". prefixmag.com. Archived from the original on 2011-06-07. Retrieved 2011-06-07. 
  2. ^ "Shangri-La by YACHT". Retrieved 19 September 2016. 
  3. ^ "The AV Club review". 
  4. ^ "Slant review". 
  5. ^ "Pitchfork Media review". 

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