MONO: Requiem for Hell (Temporary Residence) Review | Under the Radar - Music Magazine
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Requiem for Hell

Temporary Residence

Nov 16, 2016 Web Exclusive Bookmark and Share

Post-rock bastions MONO have always succeeded in forming swells of long form, spirit-purging orchestra that confronts upheaval. Their return with the 5-song long Requiem for Hell doesn't engage this canon with an evolved musical lexicon and its familiarity leaves you flat footed. Despite a reunion with producer Steve Albini, who helped to bring out the best of their past material, what was once stirring has become less interesting. (

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