AOTY 2020


Signor Benedick The Moor - SPIRIT REALM.FINAL
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Based on 15 ratings
February 8, 2019 / Release Date
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Deathbomb / Label
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Presented as an epic odyssey in the same realm as his debut LP, El Negro, Spirit Realm.Final definitely has a similar versatility, with all of the creative energy which made that record so impressive. In this instance however, it does feel that his unhinged vocals and song structures have veered off the track of charming eccentricity and onto the tracks of carelessness and amateurism in places, perhaps taking notes from his comparatively joyless EP, Toybox, instead.

SB is undoubtedly at his ... read more
One of Deathbomb's lesser-known acts (read: not clipping or JPEGMAFIA) really hits one out of the park here. The production is quite diverse throughout the record but consistently great, and SB's performance is incredibly enigmatic. Occasionally their singing is a bit questionable, but overall I thought the energy more than made up for it.

Also, without actually having access to a lyricbook to cross-reference, this album seems to be largely about SB the Moor's discovery of their trans ... read more
some songs are cool i guess
I didn't expect to enjoy this nearly as much as I did, but holy shit this thing is jam packed with fantastic production and much more. From The opening track I was hooked on this guy's strange fusion of emo rap / punk / noise. It was strange and very out there but it really worked for me. I think the best part about this was how much it really felt like the music was constantly alive and changing. It was somewhat of a cathartic experience, even though I do understand some people's disliking of ... read more
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Added on: February 8, 2019