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The Best Explosions In The Sky Albums of All Time

Updated October 13, 2018 274 votes 103 voters 5.4k views9 items

List RulesThis list includes studio albums only, so if you add an album make sure it's a proper studio release.

Explosions in the Sky are known as one of the best instrumental bands, boasting incredible guitar riffs throughout their music. Below, you can check out a complete list of the best Explosions in the Sky albums, including every studio album along with pictures of the album covers. This Explosions in the Sky discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Explosions in the Sky albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Explosions in the Sky singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Explosions in the Sky album isn't high enough on the list, then be sure to vote for it so it receives the credit it deserves. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Explosions in the Sky album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Explosions in the Sky album of all time?" or "What are the top Explosions in the Sky albums?" then this list will answer your questions. The post-rock band got their start in 1999 and have since released a range of great albums, establishing themselves as one of the best instrumental bands of their time. Some of their more notable albums include The Earth Is Not a Cold Dead Place and How Strange, Innocence.

This list of popular Explosions in the Sky albums has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. You can share your own opinion by voting up the albums you think are best, while voting any albums down accordingly.

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  • Take Care, Take Care, Take Care
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    1. Last Known Surroundings
    2. Human Qualities
    3. Trembling Hands
    4. Be Comfortable, Creature
    5. Postcard from 1952
    6. Let Me Back In

    • Release Date: 2011
    • Artist: Explosions in the Sky
    • Tracks: Postcard From 1952, Be Comfortable, Creature
    • Genres (Music): Post-rock
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  • 1. First Breath After Coma
    2. The Only Moment We Were Alone
    3. Six Days at the Bottom of the Ocean
    4. Memorial
    5. Your Hand in Mine

    • Release Date: 2003
    • Artist: Explosions in the Sky
    • Tracks: First Breath After Coma, Your Hand in Mine, Memorial
    • Genres (Music): Post-rock
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  • All of a Sudden I Miss Everyone
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    1. The Birth and Death of the Day
    2. Welcome, Ghosts
    3. It's Natural to Be Afraid
    4. What Do You Go Home To?
    5. Catastrophe and the Cure
    6. So Long, Lonesome

    • Release Date: 2007
    • Artist: Explosions in the Sky
    • Tracks: Welcome, Ghosts (Adem mix), It's Natural to Be Afraid (The Paper Chase mix)
    • Genres (Music): Post-rock
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  • Those Who Tell the Truth Shall Die, Those Who Tell the Truth Shall Live Forever
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    1. Greet Death
    2. Yasmin the Light
    3. The Moon Is Down
    4. Have You Passed Through This Night?
    5. A Poor Man's Memory
    6.  With Tired Eyes, Tired Minds, Tired Souls, We Slept

    • Release Date: 2001
    • Artist: Explosions in the Sky
    • Tracks: Greet Death, A Poor Man’s Memory, The Moon Is Down
    • Length (mins): 00:49:57
    • Genres (Music): Post-rock
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