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Music Has the Right to Children (1998)

Boards of Canada
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Trip hop, Ambient music, Intelligent dance music, Psychedelic music, Electronica, Downtempo

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Music Has the Right to Children is the debut public album of the Scottish electronic music duo Boards of Canada. It was published by Warp Records and released on 20 April 1998 in Europe and 20 August in the United States. The album was produced at the Hexagon Sun, the duo's personal recording studio.
The songs utilize a number of field recordings and intense sound manipulation.
The album received widespread acclaim upon release.
It was ranked #91 in Mojo's 100 Modern Classics – "[T]hey took electronica into space. Cleverly referencing the esoteric side of '70s Test Card music in all its trippy glory."
Q Magazine called it "[A] thing of wonder....The aural equivalent of old Super 8 movies...".

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