SSION - O
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Based on 3 reviews
User Score
Based on 27 ratings
2018 Ratings: #143
May 11, 2018 / Release Date
LP / Format
Dero Arcade / Label
Electropop, Synthpop / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

77
Pitchfork

Cody Critcheloe’s witty multimedia alt-pop project exults in uncensored queerness on an album that fulfills the musician and filmmaker’s maximalist ambitions.

chunderz
84
Critcheloe's (Ssion) avant-garde approach to pop music is stronger than ever on 'O.' The album is his most focused and accessible album, while never compromising the creativity and eccentricity that has been prevalent throughout his career. The album delves into a plethora of different genres from the 90's and 2000's, resulting in an eclectic journey.

Opener "Big as I Can Dream" starts off as its name suggests, playing out like a dream sequence before "Comeback" kicks in, ... read more
Tsareena
83
Great queer pop album with bops and very interesting/ relevant topics/ lyrics
Faves: 1980-99, Marc & Me, Inherit
plowo
78
Explosive pop album full of queerness, eccentricity and energy. Great songs and great featurings from Roisin Murphy to Sky Ferreira.

Favs: Comeback, At Least the Sky is Blue (feat. Ariel Pink), 1980-99 (feat. Patty Schemel & Sky Ferreira) and Marc & Me.
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Year End Lists

#16/Highsnobiety

Track List

  1. Big As I Can Dream
  2. Comeback
  3. Forming
  4. Dogs On Asphalt (feat. Melissa Burns, Contessa Stuto & Jennifer Herrema)
  5. At Least the Sky is Blue (feat. Ariel Pink)
  6. Inherit
  7. The Cruel Twirl (feat. Róisín Murphy)
  8. 1980-99 (feat. Patty Schemel & Sky Ferreira)
  9. Marc & Me
  10. Let Me Down Like U (feat. MNDR)
  11. Tell Me About It
  12. Free Lunch (Break) [feat. Devendra Banhart]
  13. Heaven Is My Thing Again (feat. MNDR, Jametatone & Ian Isiah)
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