Sagarmatha - The Appleseed Cast
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  • Summary: The Kansas rock band's seventh album features several instrumental tracks.
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 4
  2. Negative: 0 out of 4
  1. Looking at the Appleseed Cast’s musical trajectory, Sagarmatha is the next step in the evolution of the band, and looking at the rise and plateau of post-rock, this record is better late than never.
  2. While pacing proves to be the record’s ultimate strength, Sagarmatha simply doesn’t say enough to be a real force.
  3. The Appleseed Cast have finally managed to get things back on track, which will hopefully influence revisionists to give these guys their proper dues.
  4. The mood, talent, and energy are present, but the lack of lyrics is off-putting and relegates the band's seventh proper LP to B-team status. [Feb 2009, p.103]
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
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