Heavy Lifter

Hovvdy - Heavy Lifter
Critic Score
Based on 6 reviews
2019 Ratings: #335 / 634
User Score
Based on 45 ratings
2019 Ratings: #724
October 18, 2019 / Release Date
LP / Format
Double Double Whammy / Label
Indie Folk, Lo-Fi / Genres
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MySoftBulletin
77
Hovvdy have shown a lot of growth as a band over the past few years, they carry their influences on their sleeve from their local Austin, Texas counterpart Daniel Johnston to the Indie legend (Sandy) Alex G, but have finally managed to sound unique here. The new album is lush, melodic, and full of great ideas. Tracks like ‘Mr. Lee’ incapsulate what is great about the band, the lo-fi production accompanied with the amateurish vocals and simplistic storytelling create a joyous ... read more
qd
70
yo this is crazy alex g put out two albums this year
KengojiUltamYT
49
What a disappointment. Hovvdy continue to lower the quality of their songwriting. At this point, everything is a vignette of painful -isms. A couple of tracks are pretty good. Tools is one of the worst songs I've heard this year.

Best Tracks: Watergun, Keep It Up
Worst Track: Tools
Xristoula
52
Boring as hell
CheapandLethal
70
Worth a listen
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Added on: August 7, 2019