The Beatific Visions

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The Beatific Visions
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Studio album by Brakes
Released 6 November 2006 (2006-11-06) (UK)
8 May 2007 (2007-05-08) (US)
Recorded House of David, Nashville, Tennessee in June 2006
Genre Alternative rock
Length 28:00
Label Rough Trade
Producer Stuart Sikes and Brakes
Brakes chronology
Give Blood
(2005)Give Blood2005
The Beatific Visions
(2006)
Touchdown
(2009)Touchdown2009
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars link
Drowned in Sound9/10 stars link
Pitchfork Media(7.8/10) link
Playlouder4.5/5 stars link
Stylus MagazineC+ link
This Is Fake DIY3.5/5 stars link
The Wheel's Still in Spinlink

The Beatific Visions is the second album by Brakes. It was released in November 2006. The Rough Trade Shop named it the fifth best album of the year.[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Hold Me in the River" – 2:00
  2. "Margarita" – 2:06
  3. "If I Should Die Tonight" – 2:01
  4. "Mobile Communication" – 3:47
  5. "Spring Chicken" – 2:00
  6. "Isabel" – 2:26
  7. "Beatific Visions" – 2:53
  8. "Porcupine or Pineapple" – 1:04
  9. "Cease and Desist" – 2:27
  10. "On Your Side" – 2:20
  11. "No Return" – 4:57

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Top 100 2006". Rough Trade Shops. 1 January 2007. Archived from the original on 1 January 2007. Retrieved 14 August 2017.