Life Is Full of Possibilities

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Life Is Full of Possibilities
Dntel - Life Is Full of Possibilities.jpg
Studio album by Dntel
Released October 30, 2001 (2001-10-30)
Genre Downtempo, glitch, experimental techno
Length 55:04
Label Plug Research
Producer Jimmy Tamborello
Dntel chronology
Something Always Goes Wrong
(2000)Something Always Goes Wrong2000
Life Is Full of Possibilities
(2001)
Dumb Luck
(2007)Dumb Luck2007
Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
SourceRating
Metacritic77/100[1]
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic4.5/5 stars[2]
The Guardian3/5 stars[3]
Muzik4/5[4]
Pitchfork9.3/10[5]
PopMatters8/10[6]
Stylus MagazineB[7]
Tiny Mix Tapes5/5[8]
Uncut4/5 stars[9]

Life Is Full of Possibilities is the third studio album by American electronic music producer Dntel, released on October 30, 2001 on the Plug Research record label. A two-disc deluxe edition of the album was released in 2011, which featured four additional songs not included on the initial release along with remixed versions of other songs from the album.

"(This Is) The Dream of Evan and Chan", a collaboration with Ben Gibbard of Death Cab for Cutie, was released as a single in August 2002. Dntel would later collaborate with Ben Gibbard again for an entire album, Give Up, released under the name The Postal Service.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Jimmy Tamborello, except where noted.

No.TitleLength
1."Umbrella" (vocals by Chris Gunst)4:43
2."Anywhere Anyone" (vocals by Mia Doi Todd)4:37
3."Pillowcase"3:30
4."Fear of Corners"5:26
5."Suddenly Is Sooner Than You Think" (vocals by Meredith Figurine)5:43
6."Life Is Full of Possibilities"6:30
7."Why I'm So Unhappy" (vocals by Rachel Haden)7:00
8."Fireworks"6:48
9."(This Is) The Dream of Evan and Chan" (vocals and lyrics by Ben Gibbard)5:45
10."Last Songs" (guitar by Paul Larson)4:43

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Reviews for Life Is Full Of Possibilities by Dntel". Metacritic. Retrieved April 5, 2015. 
  2. ^ DiGravina, Tim. "Life Is Full of Possibilities – Dntel". AllMusic. Retrieved April 5, 2015. 
  3. ^ Wyse, Pascal (December 21, 2001). "Dntel: Life is Full of Possibilities (Plug Research)". The Guardian. Retrieved February 11, 2018. 
  4. ^ Gardner, Neil (December 2001). "DNTEL: Life Is Full of Possibilities (Plug Research)". Muzik (79): 65. 
  5. ^ Cooper, Paul (November 15, 2001). "Dntel: Life Is Full of Possibilities". Pitchfork. Retrieved April 5, 2015. 
  6. ^ Cober-Lake, Justin (November 10, 2011). "Dntel: Life Is Full of Possibilities (Deluxe Edition)". PopMatters. Retrieved February 11, 2018. 
  7. ^ Mueller, Gavin (September 1, 2003). "DNTEL – Life is full of Possibilities – Review". Stylus Magazine. Archived from the original on September 24, 2015. Retrieved April 5, 2015. 
  8. ^ Mr P. "Dntel – Life Is Full of Possibilities". Tiny Mix Tapes. Retrieved February 11, 2018. 
  9. ^ "Dntel: Life Is Full of Possibilities". Uncut (55): 106. December 2001.