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Same Sun/Different Light The Animen


Barcode: 7640186550727

  • Format: Vinyl 12" Album
  • Category: Rock & Pop
  • Released: 20th March 2020

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**Back in stock soon*

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  • Description

  • Track listing

  • Product Details

  • Delivery and Returns

  • Description

    After having chased their vintage fantasy all the way to Nashville with their previous album 'Are We There Yet?' (2015), The Animen have firmly and deliberately taken root in the present. By teaming up with Samy Osta for their third studio endeavour, the guys from Geneva have added to their talent the vista of a producer brimming with energy and boldness (Feu! Chatterton, La Femme, Juniore). The interlacing that embellishes the 11 tracks - elegant guitar friezes, elastic bass lines, sturdy rhythmical reliefs topped with a warm and vibrant voice - are all the more admirable. From the biting enthusiasm of 'The Absence' to the psychedelics of 'Greetings from El Matador', from the gloriously lo-fi and nonchalant 'Mourning Sun' to the drunken broken-down cabaret of 'Woe is Me' and the Stones-like choruses of 'Two-Armed River', the record features a kaleidoscope of lively, embracing and colourful lights.
  • Track listing

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 The Absence The Animen
    Track 2 Kill Your Darlings The Animen
    Track 3 City of No Bird The Animen
    Track 4 Greetings from El Matador The Animen
    Track 5 Mourning Sun The Animen
    Track 6 From the Get-go The Animen
    Track 7 Modern Nostalgia The Animen
    Track 8 Dr Jekyll and Mr I The Animen
    Track 9 Woe Is Me The Animen
    Track 10 Two-armed River The Animen
    Track 11 The Girl from New Heaven The Animen
  • Product Details

    No. of discs 1 disc(s)
    Format: Vinyl / 12" Album
    Label Two Gentlemen
  • Delivery and Returns

    When will my order arrive?

    • If the items are in stock, we’ll aim to dispatch them within 24 hours of your order being placed. Due to the increased volumes of orders being received and the social distancing measures that our warehouse teams are following, there may be a slight delay with dispatching orders and we thank you for your patience. 
    • Orders sent via Royal Mail 48® are usually received within two to five working days, including Saturdays. Due to current delays, please allow 7 days for delivery.
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    • We will aim to dispatch pre-orders so that you receive them on the release date.
    **Where an item is 'Back in stock soon', we'll aim to receive more stock within a week and will dispatch any orders once the shipment has arrived.
    *Note that certain items can take longer to source  than the estimated week, particularly during busy trading periods and may take longer to arrive at the warehouse. In this instance, we'll send weekly updates to keep our customers in the know.  

    Delivery charges

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    • If your order contains items that are out of stock, we’ll ship the in-stock items as soon as we can and will dispatch the out of stock items as soon as we’ve received more stock in the warehouse
    • For items that are dispatched using our standard service, we ask that you wait 14 days from the date of dispatch before reporting any items as undelivered.


    • Please note that due to current isolation measures that are in place across the country, we have extended our returns policy and items ordered from October 2020 can be returned to us up until 31st January 2021.