Light Asylum - Light Asylum

Light Asylum - Light Asylum
CRITIC SCORE
72
Based on 12 reviews
2012 Rank: #332 / 759
USER SCORE
NR
No ratings

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CRITIC REVIEWS

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FACT Magazine
FACT Magazine

Almost overwhelming in places, and certainly distinct, Light Asylum is, quite simply, a brilliant album from musicians who deserves immense respect.

70
Under The Radar
Under The Radar

Deep, guttural, often gruff, she's got a fierce, aggressive range that bends to fit the record's widely varying styles

61
Pitchfork
Pitchfork

Part of what makes listening to Light Asylum so frustrating is a nagging want to see her talent mobilized to the fullest, to roll up your sleeves and try to make a Light Asylum in your own image.

60
Consequence of Sound
Consequence of Sound

Light Asylum is intimidating, but the band’s goth pop comes with an undeniable groove that’s still easy to enjoy.

60
No Ripcord
No Ripcord

Light Asylum works best if approached as a work of fantastic campness

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DETAILS

RELEASED: May 1, 2012
FORMAT: LP
LABEL: Mexican Summer
GENRE: Synthpop
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Track List
  1. Hour Fortress 
  2. Pope Will Roll 
  3. IPC 
  4. Heart of Dust 
  5. Sins of the Flesh 
  6. Angel Tongue 
  7. Shallow Tears 
  8. At Will
  9. End of Days 
  10. A Certain Person
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Added on: February 14, 2012