Waxahatchee - Great Thunder
Great Thunder
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CheapandLethal
70
Worth a listen
73
Last year’s very strong “Out in the Storm” successfully posited Katie Crutchfield as a rock frontwoman. “Great Thunder,” instead of following that lead, puts the firmly spotlight on Crutchfield’s words, reminding us of the direct, confessional songwriting that we fell in love with in the first place. Not so much an EP of new material as a rerecording of earlier obscure songs for a wider audience, “Great Thunder” shows just how much Crutchfield can ... read more
WildChameleon
74
A charming little EP ! Don't expect more ;)
PJ_0707
58
Great Thunder is a pleasant but forgettable release from Waxahatchee, six songs of acoustic singer-songwriter material that doesn't quite pack the punch of her main albums.
ryanreviews
45
For the most part I really enjoy the music that Katie Crutchfield has released under the Waxahatchee name however this new EP is in my opinion a really bad direction. I get that in a way Katie is trying to go back to the more traditional roots she comes from but Great Thunder is just unbelievably boring and a waste of the talent and unique sounds that she has shown she can bring. Her main showcase of this unique sound was on her album “Ivy Tripp”, a very visceral and exciting ... read more
JTnC
60
Don't neccesarily go along with the notion these songs are enhanced with this increase in production and nuance, but it still does showcase her talents with damning lyrical songwriting.. Fine.
PSHANDY
89
米フィラデルフィアの女性SSWによるニューEPは、デビューアルバム『American Weekend』を彷彿とさせる弾き語り作品に。アレンジが極めてシンプルゆえに、彼女自身が持つ歌心やメロディセンスがよりダイレクトに伝わってくる。秋の夜長にじっくりと浸りたいレコード。
neckwrestler
25
Chapel of Pines has to be the worst song I've heard all year. Could the rest of this EP be good? Maybe, but I'm not really dying to find out.
luisdelrey2016
81
▲ Singer’s No Star, You Left Me with an Ocean, Takes so Much
▼ Chapel of Pines
dijkvanruben
87
I bet Katie made this only seventeen minutes, so we could all play it three times in a row and pretend it's a proper LP.
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