Negative Capability

Marianne Faithfull - Negative Capability
Critic Score
Based on 13 reviews
2018 Ratings: #33 / 716
User Score
Based on 31 ratings
2018 Ratings: #266
November 2, 2018 / Release Date
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Despite the wreck she's carrying, she convinced her heart to sing some shivering melodies that reveal her real beauty and an unusual sincerity that reminds me of real pain.
Honestly not a favorite record of hers upon first listen.
It's a rude album to listen but some ideas worth it.
Gee, a true 60s and 70s babe shines bright again. I think that this could have star potential in the near future.
Songs like the As Time Goes By remake and The Gypsy Faerie Queen are stunning and exceptional in every single possible way.
I love this album and you should too
Faithfull still has the ability to sound like she's driving a knife into your gut. The two most obvious examples here are The Gypsy Faerie Queen and They Come at Night. Her rerecording of As Tears go By sounds more relevant than it did in her youth. Although this album isn't as stomach turning as Give My Love to London, she is still in top form. The slower songs are still beautiful to hear and establish a solid atmosphere that's felt throughout the eleven songs. Another solid entry in a late ... read more
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#15/No Ripcord
/The Atlantic

Track List

  1. Misunderstanding
  2. The Gypsy Faerie Queen
  3. As Tears Go By
  4. In My Own Particular Way
  5. Born to Live
  6. Witches Song
  7. It's All Over Now, Baby Blue (Re-Recorded)
  8. They Come at Night
  9. Don't Go
  10. No Moon in Paris
  11. Loneliest Person
  12. No Moon in Paris (Radio Edit)
  13. They Come at Night (Alt. Version)
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Added on: October 30, 2018