On Hold

Fenne Lily - On Hold
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
2018 Ratings: #620 / 746
User Score
Based on 28 ratings
2018 Ratings: #183
April 6, 2018 / Release Date
LP / Format
Indie Pop / Genres
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Car Park is an absolute fluke
We've a fantastic wave of females artists these years, so the next website that will cite nicki minaj, taylor swift, katy perry or other mainstream pop artists with big fame/low tier albums as best female artists is just stupid. It's criminal to overlook such talents and Fenne lily is one of the most overlooked.

On hold is a very sensitive album with solid composition, which makes it a pleasant listening if you like the genre or not.

The problem of On hold is that other monstertrucks came ... read more
back when there used to be flower shops, I would sometimes go in and look around, just to breathe in the freshness and admire the natural beauty of the flowers. there were always arrangements too and occasionally they were spectacular. I remember on one visit, one vase of lilies in particular that really stood out. the room seemed to revolve around them and they drew all the energy around them into their focus. on one level they were the same as all the other lilies in the room, but strangely ... read more
Like Julien Baker and Sarah Tomberlin, Fenne Lily infuses her introspective indie folk with rich, dark guitar tones that hint at something bleak under the surface. “On Hold” is an incredibly pretty debut album, its spare arrangements putting the focus firmly on the lovely, Laura Marling-ish vocals of its creator. But there’s certainly room for improvement: her lyrics perhaps lean a bit heavily on cliches, and the songs themselves are so determinedly pretty and unblemished that ... read more
Just perfect. Intelligent lyricism and stripped back production emphasise the rawness of the vocal.
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Track List

  1. Car Park
  2. Three Oh Nine
  3. What's Good
  4. The Hand You Deal
  5. More Than You Know
  6. On Hold
  7. Top to Toe
  8. Bud
  9. Brother
  10. For a While
  11. Car Park (Overflow)
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