The Fear Is Excruciating, but Therein Lies the Answer

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The Fear Is Excruciating, but Therein Lies the Answer
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Studio album by Red Sparowes
Released April 6, 2010 (2010-04-06)
Genre Post-rock
Post-metal
Length 43:02
Label Sargent House
Producer Red Sparowes, Toshi Kasai
Red Sparowes chronology
Aphorisms EP
(2008)
The Fear Is Excruciating, but Therein Lies the Answer
(2010)

The Fear Is Excruciating, but Therein Lies the Answer is the third studio album by post-rock band Red Sparowes, released April 6, 2010.[1] While it received generally positive ratings from critics, Pitchfork gave it a more critical review, describing it as "disappointing."

Track listing[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AbsolutePunk (8.4/10) [2]
PopMatters 8/10 stars [3]
Pitchfork Media (5.2/10) [4]
Is This Revolutionary? 4.5/5 stars [5]
No. Title Length
1. "Truths Arise" 1:49
2. "In Illusions of Order" 7:37
3. "A Hail of Bombs" 4:22
4. "Giving Birth to Imagined Saviors" 6:09
5. "A Swarm" 7:11
6. "In Every Mind" 3:06
7. "A Mutiny" 5:32
8. "As Each End Looms and Subsides" 7:16
Total length: 43:02

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.redsparowes.com. Retrieved February 26, 2010
  2. ^ Aaron, Jeremy. "The Fear Is Excruciating, But Therein Lies The Answer". AbsolutePunk. Retrieved 8 April 2010. 
  3. ^ Corsa, Zach. "The Fear Is Excruciating, But Therein Lies The Answer". Popmatters. Retrieved 7 April 2010. 
  4. ^ Raposa, David. "The Fear Is Excruciating, But Therein Lies The Answer". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 3 May 2010. 
  5. ^ Lavender, Ben. "Red Sparowes- The Fear Is Excruciating, But Therein Lies The Answer [Is This Revolutionary?]". Is This Revolutionary?. Retrieved 17 February 2011.