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Old 01-24-2017, 05:57 AM
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Default Niel Cicierega's Mouth Trilogy

Mouth Sounds

Mouth Silence

Mouth Moods


the sound of a generation
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Old 01-24-2017, 05:59 AM
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Old 01-24-2017, 06:01 AM
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Do we know yet how Mouth Moods fits into Mouth Trilogy canon? Has someone made a split timelines chart yet?
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Old 01-24-2017, 06:12 AM
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Oh my god I can't stop laughing at the Popcorn + Let the Bodies Hit the Floor mashup. Fucking brilliant.
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Old 01-24-2017, 06:51 AM
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Just finished it. Such a great album. Floor Corn, Annoyed Grunt, Bustin, and Wow Wow really stand out. This is so much more ambitious overall than Mouth Sounds was.
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Old 01-24-2017, 07:40 AM
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I feel like this would not be a good thing to listen to at work.
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Old 01-24-2017, 09:48 AM
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Old 01-24-2017, 10:16 AM
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The way that Wow Wow includes a brief callback to Vivid Memories Turn To Fantasies from Mouth Sounds is brilliant. Really rounds out the trilogy nicely.

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Old 01-24-2017, 01:23 PM
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i love literally everything about this. unironically with complete sincerity. warped mashed music is my joy.
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Old 01-24-2017, 05:52 PM
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This year already has new The XX, Run The Jewels and Japandroids albums out, and this album is the most excited I've been about new music in a hell of a long time.
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Old 01-24-2017, 06:03 PM
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Also, I'd never seen this before. This guy's a madman.
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Old 01-24-2017, 06:04 PM
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Three.

Hundred.

Megabytes!

Of storage capacity.

That's right.
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Old 01-24-2017, 06:26 PM
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Ladies and gentlemen, this is Mambo number 5

number 5

number 5

number 5

number 5
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Old 01-24-2017, 07:10 PM
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*Deep lore*

Also, I'd never seen this before. This guy's a madman.
I really hope someone manages to make one for mouth moods, because I've heard some hints of maybe hidden stuff in this album too, and I hope that it's still a thing.
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Old 01-24-2017, 07:45 PM
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Just in case anyone is somehow unaware of it, here is the deepest Mouth lore.

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Originally Posted by Neil Cicierega
Mouth Silence takes place on May the 3rd, 1999, in a universe in which All Star does not exist.

There is a neighboring universe in which only All Star exists.

Music is able to fluidly cross time barriers.

The more powerful the music, the greater its ability to traverse time.

The power of All Star is so great that it destroyed all other music in its universe.

The power of All Star is so great that on May the 4th of 1999, it authors itself into the Non-Star universe.

Mouth Sounds takes place on that date.

Only Rob Thomas and his friend Carlos Santana know the truth.
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Old 01-25-2017, 10:21 AM
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I hate mashups with a passion, but the Mouth albums are STUPID mashups (and done well, for what it's worth), and my love of dumb things triumphs over my hatred of mashups.

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Oh my god I can't stop laughing at the Popcorn + Let the Bodies Hit the Floor mashup. Fucking brilliant.
OH MY GOD YES
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Old 01-25-2017, 10:46 AM
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Mashups are good actually and Neil is good at them
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I thought it was technically very good, and I did laugh in parts, but overall I wasn't crazy about it. I was struggling to define what I didn't like about but I don't often engage with music in a critical way so I couldn't find the right language.
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Old 01-25-2017, 10:56 AM
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ok I am finally listening to these. that mouth sounds begins with a rendition of pictures at an exhibition using the 'some' bit from all-star is a sign that I will adore what else will come after this
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Old 01-25-2017, 11:03 AM
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OK this stuff with Ants Marching is fucking beautiful
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Old 01-25-2017, 11:54 AM
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SMOOTH FLOW
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Old 01-25-2017, 12:06 PM
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This is the best. It even keeps saying so. THE BEST THE BEST THE BEST THE BEST PART OF WAKING UP

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Old 01-25-2017, 12:09 PM
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now they're talking about pokemon over jackson 5's I want you back and I'm even more sad best of my love didn't show up
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Old 01-25-2017, 01:03 PM
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I was less excited buy mouth silence, but then wonderwall turned into the full house theme and it is good
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Old 01-25-2017, 02:06 PM
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THE POPCORN / BODIES MASHUP IS EVEN BETTER THAN I IMAGINED
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Old 01-25-2017, 02:27 PM
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Ranking: 1. Mouth Moods 2. Mouth Sounds 3. Mouth Silence
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Old 01-25-2017, 03:09 PM
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I was kinda hoping that kiss from a rose bit would include clips of tuxedo mask's dub saying 'rose' and a clip of the barenaked ladies song about the sailor moon hentai
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Old 01-25-2017, 03:13 PM
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Is the Space Jam theme played out? Surprised they didn't include SLAM in the Wannabe section
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Old 01-25-2017, 04:03 PM
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Silence isn't as gimmicky (what a thing to say) but i think it's more consistent and listenable than Sounds. (With the exception of Love Psych. That's an automatic skip.)
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Old 01-25-2017, 04:20 PM
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I like Mouth Silence more than Mouth Sounds, and I love Love Psych most of all! But I can agree that all three albums are the best.
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