We come here today to praise brevity, concision and getting to the point already. So in the spirit of this enterprise, let us dispense with any further preamble and get right to the point: in this age of streaming-service bloat and seemingly endless albums, artists need to remember that the platonic ideal for a release is eight songs. Eight sits right in the middle of what a proper album should be. This is obviously too risky of a proposition. Shout out to classic EPs everywhere, but especially the best EP of all time in my humble opinion , R. Also on board: Public Image Ltd. When artists embrace the eight-song mindset, it forces them to focus. If you only have eight songs to make a statement, those eight songs have to be as sharp as possible. Every song on the album will then have to be at least an 8 on a scale of
It was his eighth studio album since his debut in After recording five albums in the seventies, Cale moved from Nashville to California , eventually settling in a trailer park in Anaheim. He would record three albums in three years, but by the time 8 was released, he was burned out. So I spent most of the seventies in Nashville and in about I decided I wanted to move back out to the west coast just to get a different view of life. I felt that eight albums was enough, you know.
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The release of 8 in saw the longest time between full-length albums for Incubus. The album was previously produced by Dave Sardy , and later re-produced and mixed by Skrillex , a close friend of the band. However, with the amount of quality content they were producing, they decided to release an LP instead. This was due to Skrillex 's late involvement with the project. At Metacritic , which assigns a normalized rating out of to reviews from mainstream critics, the album has an average score of 45 based on 7 reviews, indicating "mixed or average reviews. Many listeners praised the band's return to rock with tracks like "Throw Out the Map" and "No Fun", the overall quality of production, as well as Brandon Boyd 's vocal range,  while others criticized the lack of personality within the album. Personnel as listed in the album's liner notes are: . From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Digital download streaming CD.
He fit me- does that make sense. Immediateley after we got married I realised things were not going to be as I thought. And, for anyone "dating" a married doctor. Happy hour is out of the question. For every lesson and sermon preached about loving everyone, there are one or two lessons on avoiding outsiders because they will destroy your eternity. We still hadn't had the "are we official. Sometimes you might even get jealous of the patients since they seem to get to even see your 'doctor' more than you do.