- I Love You Like a Brother

Alex Lahey - I Love You Like a Brother
CRITIC SCORE
79
Based on 5 reviews
2017 Rank: #126 / 581
USER SCORE
74
Based on
11 ratings

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CRITIC REVIEWS

80
PopMatters
With such a powerful album about the bummers in life, Lahey liberates us from the expectations of a petty society.
80
Under The Radar

On I Love You Like a Brother, Alex Lahey shares scenes from her own period of self-discovery, which makes for a fierce and incredibly fun debut full-length LP.

80
NME
Lahey’s debut is a confessional, confident and important arrival.
80
DIY
‘I Love You Like My Brother’ builds all sorts of these clean bridges, and though Alex Lahey’s world springs from small images and clean sentences, it says a lot with very little.
76
Pitchfork

I Love You Like a Brother is a remarkably focused set of sing-along choruses, punk-pop dynamics, and casually witty observations about relationships. If it never quite matches the breathlessness of that first impression, it confirms the 24-year-old music-degree dropout belongs on her globe-trotting trajectory.

Oct 12, 2017
65
The perfect teenage rock pop record for 2017...
Oct 9, 2017
abdcorner
79
A year after her well-received EP "B-Grade University," Australian artist Alex Lahey gives us her debut LP, " I Love You Like a Brother." Filled with catchy, punk-inspired tracks, Lahey inspires greatness with some grandiose pop moments, for example, the closing segment of the 50s infused "I Want U" and the entirety of single "I Haven't Been Taking Care of Myself." What makes this a fun record is Lahey's personality, for it shines throughout the whole ... read more
Oct 6, 2017
BM5X5
78
She loves me like her brother. The facial expression on this album is exactly how i felt listening to this album. Would not recommend
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October 6, 2017 / Release Date
LP / Format
Dead Oceans / Label
Indie Rock / Genres
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Track List
  1. Every Day's the Weekend
  2. I Love You Like a Brother
  3. Perth Traumatic Stress Disorder
  4. I Haven't Been Taking Care of Myself
  5. Backpack
  6. Awkward Exchange
  7. I Want U
  8. Lotto in Reverse
  9. Let's Call It a Day
  10. There's No Money
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Added on: August 23, 2017