A World We Pretend

by The Twilight Garden

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Jeremiah Saint
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Jeremiah Saint I did a leg of a tour as Audio engineer/ Stage with TTG and VAC I have to say Todd is an outstanding musician!!! Also The Puppeteers is my favorite song and it's even better live! Favorite track: The Puppeteers.
Riley Byrnes
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Riley Byrnes Loved this album for years. It's a refreshing and unique approach to synth pop with melancholic highs and euphoric lows. A unique album that will keep you listening for a long time. Favorite track: A World We Pretend.
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A review from Westword, Denver:
Like the gorgeously haunted music of bands like the Horrors and Bell Hollow, the Twilight Garden's songs are devoid of ironic detachment, which gives each one a refreshing immediacy, despite the overall melancholic tone of this album. The exquisite "I Am Echo" opens, with a perfect blend of mid-'90s Underworld and Ulrich Schnauss, while "Dead Adults" dips into dark-wave territory, but without the bitter EBM aftertaste. "The Ice King," meanwhile, is like a reworking of dream pop, borrowing tastefully from the guitar style of Fiction-era Comsat Angels. Weaving the aesthetics of ambient music together with icy synth pop and atmospheric post-punk, A World We Pretend captures the feeling of reflecting on life's most painfully poignant moments just after the initial sting has worked its way through your heart.

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released January 10, 2010

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Projekt Records Portland, Oregon

Projekt is America's premier independent label specializing in passionately intense introspective music across a variety of darkwave genres (ambient, ethereal, darkwave, electronic, goth, dark cabaret, dreampop & more). Projekt is home to a diverse roster including Steve Roach, Voltaire, Erik Wollo, Black Tape For A Blue Girl, vidnaObmana, Unto Ashes, Alio Die, Byron Metcalf, and others. ... more

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