Our Two Skins

Gordi - Our Two Skins
Critic Score
Based on 8 reviews
2020 Ratings: #330 / 672
User Score
Based on 53 ratings
2020 Ratings: #424
Liked by 2 people
June 26, 2020 / Release Date
LP / Format
Jagjaguwar / Label
Indie Pop / Genres
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Lovely album. It's a heavy break-up album dealing with changes and new beginnings which is a theme that I mostly enjoy. I particularly love the production and writing on this. It's emotionally heavy but not difficult to get into. I knew I'd love this from hearing Aeroplane Bathroom. It reminds me of a scene from Midsommar that I love so much <3
Faves: Aeroplane Bathroom, Extraordinary Life, Limits
Fragile yet empowering, Gordi presents us with a sombre indie pop record that's quivering keys and haunting melodies create an endearing landscape to transport to. This LP is uncut and gentle to the ears, prompting a thoughtful headphone listen to experience full enjoyment.

Perhaps the underlying story of the album is to do with a decadent emotional state, that's hasty nature diverts one's consideration of others to solely themsleves. Therefore, the idea of haplessness portrayed in the lyrics ... read more
Our Two Skins (2020, Jagjaguwar) is a work governed by the force of feelings. Second and most recent studio album by Australian singer and songwriter Sophie Payte, Gordi, the work of an intimate essence finds in the love disappointments, fears and conflicts experienced by the artist the stimulus for most of the tracks. "Yes, my mouth is tired of biting my tongue / And my nails are bleeding / My head is clearly cloudy / And I am so tired of undoing", collapses in the first minutes of ... read more
Aeroplane Bathroom 9/10
Unready 10/10
Sandwiches 9,5/10
Volcanic 8,5/10
Radiator 9,5/10
Extraordinary Life 9/10
Hate the World 9/10
Look Like You 9,25/10
Limits 8,75/10
Free Association 9,25/10
Its a powerful and emotional album. The tone is very somber but it still has its energetic peaks every now and then. The lyrics are basic but well written.
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Track List

  1. Goodwin's (Intro)
  2. Aeroplane Bathroom
  3. Unready
  4. Sandwiches
  5. Volcanic
  6. Radiator
  7. Extraordinary Life
  8. Hate the World
  9. Look Like You
  10. Limits
  11. Free Association
  12. Sandwiches
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Added on: March 23, 2020