The Residents Mark of the Mole / Intermission (2-CD)

Mark of the Mole / Intermission (2-CD)
13% OFF
Rating 4.8
4 ratings
LOW STOCK: Only 3 copies left
List Price: $19.98
CYBER MONDAY SALE: $17.29 Limited Time Only
You Save: $2.69 (13% Off)
Available: Usually ships in 1-3 business days

Add to Cart
Save for Later
Format: CD  (2 Discs)
Item:  VSCY
on most orders of $50
Brand New
Holiday Ordering Guidelines: Delivery in the US by December 24th
for Economy Shipping
for Premium Shipping

Related products:

More titles by The Residents

Cyber Monday

CD Details

  • Number of Discs: 2
  • Released: December 13, 2005
  • Label: Mute U.S.

Tracks on Disc 1:

  • 1.Voices of the Air
  • 2.The Ultimate Disaster
  • 3.Migration
  • 4.Another Land
  • 5.The New Machine
  • 6.Final

Tracks on Disc 2:

  • 1.Lightsout - (Prelude)
  • 2.Shorty's Lament - (Intermissions)
  • 3.Moles Are Coming, The - (Intermission)
  • 4.Would We Be Alive - (Intermission)
  • 5.New Hymn, The - (Recessional)

Product Description:

Additional personnel: Penn Jillette.
MARK OF THE MOLE was the first in a supposed trilogy that The Residents began in the early '80s. It was followed by the second part, THE TUNES OF TWO CITIES. A third installment to resolve the convoluted tale of the Moles vs. the Chubbs never appeared, though THE BIG BUBBLE ("Part Four of The Mole Trilogy") presented a band, named after the album title, which figured in the story. The mythology the Residents constructed on ESKIMO, as well as their own faux self-historification, led them quite naturally to build the parallel culture presented on this disc, and to wrestle with its racial/species divisions. The band's usual mix of fractured melodicism, chant-like singing and foreboding landscapes lends this work a viable sense of place. As with most of the The Residents' recordings, MARK OF THE MOLE offers no easy answers, but rewards the listener for entering the band's strange universe in the first place.

Music Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:

Customer Rating: Rating 4.8
Based on 4 ratings.
Be the first Music Lover to write an online review of this product!

Similar Products:

Music Categories:
Email Icon
Get Email Alerts for The Residents

Product Info:

  • Sales Rank: 124,021
  • UPC: 724596930625
  • Shipping Weight: 0.31/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 2 items

Rock & Pop: Experimental Rock Music Categories: