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The Ladybug Transistor - Albemarle Sound Album

The Ladybug Transistor - Albemarle Sound Album Performer: The Ladybug Transistor
Title: Albemarle Sound
Style: Pop Rock, Indie Rock
Category: Rock / Pop
Date of release: 1999
Country: US
Label: Merge Records
Catalog number: mrg 154cd
Size MP3: 2506 mb
Size FLAC: 2760 mb
Rating: 4.1


1Today Knows
2Aleida's Theme
3Like A Summer Rain
4The Automobile Song
5The Great British Spring
6Oriental Boulevard
7Oceans In The Hall
8Meadowport Arch
9The Swimmer
10Six Times
11Vale Of Cashmere


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
mrg 154lpThe Ladybug Transistor Albemarle Sound ‎(LP, Album)Merge Recordsmrg 154lpUS1999
クアトロ-001The Ladybug Transistor Albemarle Sound ‎(CD, Album)Quattro Discクアトロ-001Japan1999
cara01lpThe Ladybug Transistor Albemarle Sound ‎(LP, Album)Cara Records cara01lpNorway2019
POINT006 CDThe Ladybug Transistor Albemarle Sound ‎(CD, Album)PointyPOINT006 CDUK2001
mrg 154cdThe Ladybug Transistor Albemarle Sound ‎(CD, Album)Merge Recordsmrg 154cdCanada1999


  • Arranged By [String Arrangements]Joe McGinty
  • Baritone SaxophonePaula Henderson
  • DesignMike Barrett
  • Photography ByEric Schonfeld
  • Recorded ByBill Wells , Gary Olson
  • SaxophoneJoe Ben Plummer
  • ViolinClaudia Chopek


Contains insert.



Includes unlimited streaming of The Albemarle Sound via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more. ships out within 3 days. Purchasable with gift card. Formed in the mid-1990s around Brooklyn native Gary Olsons collaborations with friends, The Ladybug Transistor make music that is somehow both modern and timeless, universal and yet theirs alone. The Ladybug Transistor is and has been Gary Olson, San Fadyl, Julia Rydholm, Sasha Bell, Jeff Baron, Jennifer Baron, Mark Dzula, Eric Farber, and Michael ONeill. Clutching Stems. With The Albemarle Sound, Ladybug Transistor finally achieves the pop grandeur their earlier records promised - from its lush arrangements and rich melodies right down to the perfectly retro cover art, the 1999 copyright date is the only telltale clue that the album wasn't actually released three decades earlier instead. As opposed to the like-minded bands of the Elephant 6 collective, whose similar nods in the direction of late-'60s popcraft butt heads with their concurrent desire to pursue more experimental paths, the Ladybugs aspire to. Album 1999 12 Songs. More By The Ladybug Transistor. The Ladybug Transistor. Can't Wait Another Day. The Albemarle Sound is the third album by the Brooklyn, New York, indie pop band The Ladybug Transistor. It was released on March 23, jigsaw puzzles for free Home. The Albemarle Sound, 1999. Oriental Boulevard, 00:23. Six Times, 04:11. Released 1999. The Albemarle Sound Tracklist. Oriental Boulevard free to The Ladybug Transistor The Albemarle Sound Oriental Boulevard, Six Times and more. 12 tracks 35:14. Ladybug Transistor Format: Audio CD. The Albemarle Sound. Please retry. Albemarle Sound mines a soft, slightly down beat take on the genre. The stings and horns are ready for the hearing. Personally, I find this album a bit of a downer. If there is really such a thing as sunshine pop, this is that for a stormy, claustrophobic day behind closed doors and looking out wet foggy windows. Given a choice I would shoot for the upbeat jazzy sound of a band like Swandive, but that is a sheer matter of taste. Features Song Lyrics for The Ladybug Transistor's The Albemarle Sound album. The Ladybug Transistor - The Albemarle Sound Album Lyrics. Oriental Boulevard Lyrics. THE LADYBUG TRANSISTOR Albemarle Sound mrg154lp 1999 vinyl LP with insert Condition: Used. Time left: 9d 5h 10m 38s Ships to: Worldwide. CD Ladybug Transistor - The Albemarle Sound 12 songs on Merge Records 1999 Condition: Very Good. Time left: 18d 11h 38m 4s Ships to: Worldwide. Whilst the copyright on the album sleeve reads 1999 it may as read 1969 such is the strong retro sound permeating through its 12 tracks. The nearest touch point is clearly The Zombies 1968 masterpiece Odessey & Oracle and this is a compliment of the highest degree