Explosions in the Sky, the iconic American post-rock band, has recently announced that they will be reissuing their early albums on vinyl. This exciting news has sparked a wave of enthusiasm among fans who have been longing to own these albums in the beloved format.
Known for their captivating instrumentals and unique approach to storytelling, Explosions in the Sky burst onto the music scene in the early 2000s with their debut album, “How Strange, Innocence.” This album, along with their follow-up, “Those Who Tell the Truth Shall Die, Those Who Tell the Truth Shall Live Forever,” quickly garnered critical acclaim and a loyal fan base.
However, despite their success, these albums were initially only released on CD and digital formats. Vinyl enthusiasts and collectors bemoaned the absence of these masterpieces from their collections. But now, their wishes have been granted, as the band plans to reissue these early albums on vinyl for the first time.
In a statement, the band said, “We have heard your requests and are thrilled to finally announce the vinyl reissues of ‘How Strange, Innocence’ and ‘Those Who Tell the Truth Shall Die, Those Who Tell the Truth Shall Live Forever.’ These albums hold a special place in our hearts, and we are excited to share them in the format that so many of you have been requesting.”
For fans of Explosions in the Sky, this announcement is an opportunity to rediscover these albums in a medium that offers a unique listening experience. Vinyl enthusiasts often extol the warmth and depth of sound that vinyl records provide, enhancing the emotional impact of the music. With the band’s intricate melodies and atmospheric compositions, it is easy to see why the vinyl format is perfect for capturing the essence of Explosions in the Sky’s music.
Moreover, the vinyl reissues come as an added treat for collectors and music lovers who appreciate the tangible nature of vinyl records. As streaming services dominate the music industry, many fans yearn for a physical connection to their favorite artists and a tangible representation of their music collection. Vinyl records offer just that, with their beautiful album artwork and the tactile experience of handling and playing the record.
The reissue of these early Explosions in the Sky albums provides a chance to experience the band’s formative years and witness their evolution since these records first captivated audiences. Listening to “How Strange, Innocence” or “Those Who Tell the Truth Shall Die, Those Who Tell the Truth Shall Live Forever” on vinyl will undoubtedly bring a fresh perspective to these beloved albums, offering a nostalgic journey for longtime fans and a gateway to discovering Explosions in the Sky for newcomers.
As the band continues to create new music and perform across the world, these vinyl reissues serve as a reminder of their enduring legacy and their timeless appeal. Explosions in the Sky’s ability to craft powerful, emotionally evocative instrumental compositions has not waned over the years, making this vinyl reissue announcement a cause for celebration.
So, whether you are a die-hard fan or a curious listener eager to explore the world of post-rock, mark your calendars for the vinyl reissues of Explosions in the Sky’s early albums. It’s a chance to immerse yourself in their rich and mesmerizing soundscapes like never before and experience the magic of their music on a whole new level.