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Angel Bat Dawid - The Oracle
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iamnicmoore
60
QUICK THOUGHTS: They're instrumental performances scattered throughout the record that are really immaculate, but they're all too often hindered by lack-luster vocal performances.

BEST TRACKS: LONDON, IMPEPHO

LEAST FAV: WE ARE STARZZ

6.0/10
aaron
75
Instrumentally, this album has few rivals.

Vocally, there is a free-verse style which seems a product of its environment, as this albums sonic landscape free forms into dream spheres of jazz, that being said there are lyrical glitches, stuttering of words, losing the tempo of the song and that could easily be cleaned up with another take, no? unless this was all done in one big session (though that doesn't seem likely you can hear there was a mastering of the instrumentation and a sort of ... read more
MasterCrackfox
79
There is a special quality to this work of avant-garde jazz, with Dawid crafting peaceful and reflective pieces through her operatic and soulful voice, engaging instrumentals, and her clarinet. One would never believe that the majority of this debut record was recorded in snippets the artist recorded on her phone across the world. This album does not feel fragmented, and rather feels like a cohesive and majestic piece that gives the listener feelings of introspection and peacefulness. The first ... read more
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