The Glass Bead Game (album)

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The Glass Bead Game
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Studio album by James Blackshaw
Released May 26, 2009
Recorded November 2008
Genre Folk
Length 49:31
Label Young God Records
James Blackshaw chronology
Litany of Echoes
(2008)Litany of Echoes2008
The Glass Bead Game
(2009)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[1]
Cokemachineglow79%[2]
Dusted Magazine(unfavorable)[3]
Pitchfork Media(7.2/10)[4]
PopMatters8/10 stars[5]
Spin4.5/5 stars[6]
Tiny Mix Tapes4/5 stars[7]

The Glass Bead Game is the seventh studio album from James Blackshaw. It was released in the United States on May 26, 2009.[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Cross" – 8:38
  2. "Bled" – 10:25
  3. "Fix" – 5:38
  4. "Key" – 6:02
  5. "Arc" – 18:48

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Jurek, Thom. "Review: The Glass Bead Game". Allmusic. Retrieved 2009-07-15. 
  2. ^ Cassidy, Traviss (2009-07-06). "James Blackshaw: The Glass Bead Game :: Record Review". Cokemachineglow. Retrieved 2009-08-01. 
  3. ^ Meyer, Bill (2009-05-26). "James Blackshaw - The Glass Bead Game". Dusted Magazine. Retrieved 2009-07-15. 
  4. ^ Tangari, Joe (2009-05-29). "James Blackshaw - The Glass Bead Game". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 2009-07-15. 
  5. ^ Fiander, Matthew (2009-07-16). "James Blackshaw: The Glass Bead Game < Reviews". PopMatters. Retrieved 2009-08-01. 
  6. ^ Beta, Andy (2009-06-27). "James Blackshaw, 'The Glass Bead Game' (Young God)". Spin. Retrieved 2009-07-15. 
  7. ^ parallelliott (2009). "James Blackshaw - The Glass Bead Game". Tiny Mix Tapes. Retrieved 2009-07-15.