AOTY 2017
Atlas Sound - Logos
Critic Score
Based on 19 reviews
2009 Ratings: #81 / 807
Year End Rank: #32
User Score
Based on 82 ratings
2009 Ratings: #21
Your Review
Nov 9, 2014
SiberianBreaks
76
Bradford pulls through with a more accessible release after his challenging debut. This one is actually a lot more focused, in my opinion. As opposed to his debut, these songs actually follow a song structure and I think that Brad benefits from that a lot more. Some tracks do feel pretty unsatisfying, but I feel that Brad has created a truly solid solo album here.

Favourite tracks: Walkabout, Shelia, Quick Canal
Feb 21, 2017
frienderman
80
Deerhunter front man Bradford Cox proves that he is more than just a songwriter, but a poet that relates notions of youth and adulthood with such ease and gracefulness that you begin to lose yourself in his music.
Jul 19, 2016
mxruss
90
I'm a big fan of this album. While I found AS after listening to Deerhunter, I love the fact that Cox can branch out with this and really reach his own potential. Reminds me a lot of Carve Your Initials Into The Wall Of The Night.
Feb 9, 2016*
MarkCooper
81
This album is so much odd-ball fun.

Walkabout rocks my socks off

Favorite Tracks: Walkabout, Shelia
Aug 8, 2015
EMR
77
This record is certainly a must for fans of Avey Tare and Panda Bear. In Logos, Cox doesn't try to hide his appreciation for Animal Collective and their endless pit of creativity and neo-psychedelia, bringing to his world, some of the elements and magic that made his beloved band such an artistic colossus. By no means, though, we get a copy and paste type of album, but instead, Cox gets the listener inside his creative mind and feel for music, imprinting his own ideas and identity into each of ... read more
Track List

  1. The Light That Failed
  2. An Orchid 
  3. Walkabout [ft. Noah Lennox (Panda Bear)]
  4. Criminals
  5. Attic Lights 
  6. Shelia 
  7. Quick Canal [ft. Laetitia Sadier]
  8. My Halo 
  9. Kid Klimax 
  10. Washington School 
  11. Logos

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