Captain of None
Colleen - Captain of None
Critic Score
Based on 6 reviews
2015 Rank: #169 / 741
User Score
Based on 22 ratings
April 7, 2015 / Release Date
LP / Format
Thrill Jockey / Label
Art Pop, Electronic / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

80
AllMusic
It all makes for a breezy yet powerful expression of independence from an artist who is always true to herself.
80
Tiny Mix Tapes
This newly arrived 2015 follow-up is the classic reaffirmer that galvanizes what precedes even as it quietly surpasses.
80
Exclaim!

For a musician who has been leaning on the same style of ambient electronic for years, Colleen bravely reaches for something outside her ethereal comfort zone on Captain of None.

80
Resident Advisor
Her music has never sounded more complete than it does here.
76
Pitchfork
Somehow, Schott is able to make these disparate elements feel organic and effortless.
67
Consequence of Sound

More than any sort of technical achievement or genre alteration, Captain of None powerfully blends the mythic, organic, and internal.

Jan 31, 2016
EMR
65
Singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist Cécille Schott is most certainly not a newborn in the music scene, and she once again brings the multi-layered ambient sound that made her a known figure among sound explorators in the last few years to create a brand new record. Captain of None follows the same root of sound of her previous records, with the varied but sparse instrumentation, the lunatic ambience and the quiet vocals appearing all over the tracklisting. It has been a long time ... read more


Added on: January 31, 2015