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4.9 out of 5
16 Ratings
16 Ratings
App Agent C ,

Adam Young has captured this event perfectly.

This album's subject, the plane crash in the Andes in 1972, was an event that I had never heard of until this album came out. Because of this album, I watched a documentary on the crash and was amazed by it. The survival seems impossible, yet it was done, and I am glad that Adam Young has made an album to honor it. The music goes with this event perfectly, and the album cover artwork is magical and breathtaking. Adam Young has a gift to send us to other worlds with his music!

Sana_Sa ,

Powerful Sounds👌🏻✨

Really no words to describe👌🏻 i'm wondering!!!
great job, Thank you✋🏻❤️

VSTL11 ,

Good Work Once Again

The Rider, Avalanche, and The Dead are some great songs off the record. Another home run.

About Adam Young

An innovative, Minnesota-based multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, and performer, Adam Young is best known as the mastermind behind the chart-topping electro-pop project Owl City -- he has also recorded under the aliases Port Blue, Sky Sailing, and Insect Airport. Young launched the project in 2007 while living at his parents' home in Owatonna. Troubled by insomnia, he began spending his evenings in the household basement, where a computer and several instruments provided a diversion from his sleeping patterns. He eventually combined those diversions into a blend of electronica and emo-pop, using little more than his computer and various keyboards to record the material. Songs were uploaded to MySpace upon completion, and Young began attracting a surprising amount of attention on the networking site. Of particular note was "Hello Seattle," a fabricated ode to the Emerald City whose viral popularity earned Young a record contract with Universal Republic.

Ocean Eyes, his first album for the label, was released in 2009, coinciding with the launch of Owl City's first national tour. While on the road, Young watched as "Fireflies" became one of the year's most popular singles, eventually topping the charts in several countries (including the U.S.) and selling more than three million copies. Subsequent Owl City releases All Things Bright and Beautiful (2011), The Midsummer Station (2012), and Mobile Orchestra scaled similar heights, and in 2016 he began releasing, under his own name, an ambitious monthly series of instrumental scores based on historical events. ~ Andrew Leahey

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