Robin non-member

Buy New

or
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
Buy Used
Used - Very Good See details
$1.96 + $3.99 shipping
Sold by goHastings.

or
 
   
More Buying Choices
Fulfillment Express US Add to Cart
$11.73  & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
Have one to sell? Sell yours here
Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Color:
Image not available

To view this video download Flash Player

 

Reality vs. The Optimist

Kiss KissAudio CD
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

Price: $12.01 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
Only 1 left in stock (more on the way).
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.
Want it Tuesday, July 15? Choose One-Day Shipping at checkout. Details

Formats

Amazon Price New from Used from
MP3 Music, 12 Songs, 2006 $9.49  
Audio CD, 2007 $12.01  

Amazon's Kiss Kiss Store

Music

Image of album by Kiss Kiss

Photos

Image of Kiss Kiss
Visit Amazon's Kiss Kiss Store
for all the music, photos, discussions, and more.

Frequently Bought Together

Reality vs. The Optimist + The Meek Shall Inherit What's Left
Price for both: $23.97

Buy the selected items together

Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought


Product Details

  • Audio CD (February 6, 2007)
  • Original Release Date: 2007
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Label: Eyeball
  • ASIN: B000M06K7U
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #325,396 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

1. Janet
2. Iris And Eye
3. Sixth Sense
4. A Conch To The Ear
5. Machines
6. Satellite
7. Dress Up
8. The Friend Who Bends His Bolts At Friends
9. The Cats In Your House
10. To The Most Beautiful Birch Ever Endured
11. Vagabond
12. Stay The Day

Editorial Reviews

What distinguishes Kiss Kiss, a 5 piece orchestral rock ensemble, from its contemporaries is a unique synthesis of influences, resulting in moody music that hangs and dissolves on shrewd, artful sonwriting. Blending analog synths, violin, distorted guitar and ambient sounds with arrangements and male/female vocals, it's a though Kiss Kiss channeled the fragments of its musical predecessors, and reassembled them. Known for it's unpredictable, high-energy live performances, Kiss Kiss routinely leads audiences into manic, affected states of high emotion.

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5 stars
(7)
5.0 out of 5 stars
4 star
0
3 star
0
2 star
0
1 star
0
Share your thoughts with other customers
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Kiss Kiss really needs to break up now February 11, 2007
A Kid's Review
Format:Audio CD
because surely, they can't make better music than this, but that's exactly what I thought when I heard their Kiss Kiss EP. Reality Vs. The Optimist, released only on February 8th is already probably going to be the best album of 2007. From start to finish, there is absolutely no time wasted, every song is well developed, catchy, and actually very technical. No time being wasted, meaning you will get a 32 minute album, but don't be so hasty to say that this is a bad thing, because everything fits so well on this album, that really, I don't know how they could have made it any longer. Extremely enjoyable, how music should be. Odd time signautes, tempo changes, the works to make a music maniac amazed. Also the average listener with extremely catchy tunes. Anyone that wants good music all around, I seriously recommend you get this album, even if this means you don't listen to any samples, it's impossible not to like this.
Was this review helpful to you?
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars AMAZING!!! February 11, 2007
Format:Audio CD
This CD is AMAZING! It's sound is so unique and unlike anything out there these days. I recommend it to everyone and can asure you that you will not be disappointed. These guys are the next big thing. Best CD I've bought in years!
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5.0 out of 5 stars Very awesome February 27, 2013
Format:Audio CD|Verified Purchase
A cool and unique sound that you don't hear much at all.
The run time was a bit short though only around 33 minutes but still a great CD.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5.0 out of 5 stars Successful Experiment February 6, 2010
Format:Audio CD|Verified Purchase
This is one of the most amazing albums I have ever listened to. It changes speeds often, and every switch works well. The vocalist is able to switch between screaming and singing so smoothly that you can't even notice the switches unless you pay very close attention. Though the violin stands out more than any of the other instruments because of how uncommon it is for this type of band, all of the instrumentals are beautiful and distinct. I especially enjoyed the way that they give the bass more power than most bands do and made it really suit their distinct style. So far, this is my favorite Kiss Kiss release.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?

Forums

There are no discussions about this product yet.
Be the first to discuss this product with the community.
Start a new discussion
Topic:
First post:
Prompts for sign-in
 



Look for Similar Items by Category