Peggy Gou - Once
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Based on 5 reviews
User Score
Based on 83 ratings
2018 Ratings: #195
March 2, 2018 / Release Date
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Ninja Tune / Label
Deep House / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

86
Resident Advisor

Effective house music blends personality with the established rules of the dance floor. It's a balance only the best producers have perfected, resulting in timeless tracks that appeal to hearts, minds and bodies. Peggy Gou has cracked the code on Once.

80
Exclaim!

Once resists full-blown escapism by tethering the immediacy of its propulsion to more scenic ambience, and Gou's at her best dealing in this kind of dualism.

80
The Skinny

Once is music for the head as well as the feet, making it as perfect for burying into with headphones as it is for dancing to in the club.

77
Pitchfork

Once is Gou’s first new release in nearly a year and a half, and its three tracks mark a significant step forward.

75
The 405

Gou certainly seems to have found a captivating direction with Once, and I am excited to hear the work she puts out in the future.

DiegoPaim01
75
Só 3 músicas, até dificil ~avaliar. É um disco de música eletrônica bem suave, mas super dançável ao mesmo tempo. Gosto bastante deste jogo de percussões, dos elementos q eles acrescentam pra articular espaço e tensão na atmosfera da música. As ideias melódicas tbm, mtas camadas aparecendo o tempo todo, e isso é mto bom pra uma música eletrônica diversa e interessante. A primeira faixa ... read more
thisisabtlgrnd
81
2018 AOTY #47

This brief yet substantive EP announces Peggy Gou as one of the more interesting voices to show up in the house/techno scene for some time. The tracks here are tightly-wound with a decidedly classic approach to dance music, but Peggy always makes room for sticky melodies to float over top of the foundation she lays down. Her vocals are what put the best tracks on this EP over the top, though, as her rapping and singing lend the already strong tracks a personality that is often ... read more
Pmarf46
76
Good, but lacking in any bite
PSHANDY
76
「コリアン系の女性トラックメイカー」という意味でYaejiが引き合いに出されるが、こちらはもっとストイックでクールなアシッドハウス。クラブで爆音で聴きたい。
itsyahboinoah
74
Damn these Korean artists coming from the woodwork when it comes to deep house music. This is more of an engaging listen than yaeji last EP. My only grip is I wish there was more materiel.
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