On ‘Puberty 2’ Mitski emerges as one of the strongest female voices out there. The album is an emotional “tour de force” exploring all sorts of themes, but always with Mitski herself at the centre. It’s crushingly honest, sometimes too the point where you, as the listener feel uncomfortable. But for some reason, it just works.
And it not just the lyrics on ‘Puberty 2’ that works. The instrumentation is nearly as perfect and hard hitting, distorted ... read more