COVID-19 Response at Fishpond

Read what we're doing...

Okonokos [2 Discs]

Hurry - Only 2 left in stock!

Product Description
Product Details
Performer Notes
  • On the double-disc concert album Okonokos, My Morning Jacket harnesses its considerable live energy into an impressive set. Drawing primarily from It Still Moves and Z, the 2006 release features a few of the Louisville, Kentucky-based act's quieter tunes ("I Will Sing You Songs," "Golden"), but focuses primarily on gloriously rocked-out performances, including the surging shoegazer "Gideon" and the searing "One Big Holiday," which conjures up thoughts of the Allman Brothers Band and Mogwai in an on-stage choogle session. While many live records call attention to weaknesses in an ensemble's sound, Okonokos plays to MMJ's strengths (particularly frontman Jim James' and guitarist Carl Bromel's bold, upfront six-string work), proving that the group is an arena rock band in the best possible sense. ~ Rovi Staff
Professional Reviews
Rolling Stone (p.72) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "OKONOKOS swaggers along with lean guitars and big keyboards, cherry-picking tunes from MMJ's early records."

Spin (p.103) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "An aesthetic- and career- defining set, it's the album they were destined to make."

Spin (p.61) - Ranked #08 in Spin's "The 40 Best Albums of 2006" -- "[A] hairy, old-fashioned rock outfit that does everything right."

Entertainment Weekly (p.81) - "This is an impressive representation of the MMJ live experience..." -- Grade: A-

Q (p.147) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "OKONOKOS is a heroic performance...Jim James's unlikely celestial holler is revealed as no studio trick..."

No Depression (p.101) - "They get almost funky during 'What A Wonderful Man', and the way they fold in a southern-rock guitar riff, voiced in thirds, illustrates how cunningly they manage to update the whole post-Allman Brothers tradition without making a big deal of it."

Mojo (Publisher) (p.118) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "OKONOKOS lacks nothing in great songs or celestial playing..."
Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
Home » Music » Pop » Pop Rock
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 8% commission by selling Okonokos on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by, Inc.
Back to top