Progarchives, the progressive rock ultimate discography
Progarchives, the progressive rock ultimate discography


I Like Trains

Post Rock/Math rock

From, the ultimate progressive rock music website

I Like Trains The Shallows album cover
3.55 | 12 ratings | 2 reviews | 33% 5 stars

Write a review
from partners
Studio Album, released in 2012

Songs / Tracks Listing

01. Beacons
02. Mnemosyne
03. The Shallows
04. Water / Sand
05. The Hive
06. The Turning of The Bones
07. Reykjavik
08. We Used to Talk
09. In Tongues

Line-up / Musicians

Guy Bannister - guitar, keys and vocals
Alistair Bowis - bass guitar, synths and vocals
Simon Fogal - drums
David Martin - guitar and lead vocals

Releases information


Thanks to jaems for the addition
Edit this entry

Buy I LIKE TRAINS The Shallows Music

$7.39 (used)
The Shallows by I Like TrainsThe Shallows by I Like Trains
I Like Records

Right Now on Ebay (logo)

More places to buy I LIKE TRAINS music online Buy I LIKE TRAINS & Prog Rock Digital Music online:

I LIKE TRAINS The Shallows ratings distribution

(12 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(33%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(8%)
Good, but non-essential (25%)
Collectors/fans only (25%)
Poor. Only for completionists (8%)

I LIKE TRAINS The Shallows reviews

Showing all collaborators reviews and last reviews preview | Show all reviews/ratings

Collaborators/Experts Reviews

Review by b_olariu
3 stars 3.5 stars for sure

I Like Trains is a post rock band from England formed around 2003 gaining some reputation in this scene after several more then ok albums . I do not have much experience with this kind of music, is not really in my top of the genre I've listen regulary, but this band in particular I like (Trains). Their last effort from 2012 named The shallows is a pretty good one, really, is something between post rock with indie-rock overtones and darn great vocal lines. I must confess I get this album after I saw on youtube the official video of Mnemosyne, absolutly killer tune and video to, love it big time, my fav piece of the album together with Beacons and Reykjavik. All in all a pleasent album for sure, never thought I will like it so much, good melodies, sombre playing but yet joyful when needed. 3 stars rounded up half a star for the great art work.

Latest members reviews

5 stars Brilliant British Post-Rock band. I don't have a whole lot of listening experience with this type of post-rock. I'm not really sure where to start in describing their sound.....maybe if Interpol was more progressive and had a more dark and depressing overtone like mid era Anathema? Sure that s ... (read more)

Report this review (#848886) | Posted by Puppies On Acid | Friday, November 2, 2012 | Review Permanlink

Post a review of I LIKE TRAINS "The Shallows"

You must be a forum member to post a review, please register here if you are not.


As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Forum user
Forum password

Copyright Prog Archives, All rights reserved. | Legal Notice | Privacy Policy | Advertise | RSS + syndications

Other sites in the MAC network: — jazz music reviews and archives | — metal music reviews and archives