14 Steps To A Better You

Lime Cordiale - 14 Steps To A Better You
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July 10, 2020 / Release Date
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After tasting success, the Leimbach brothers turn out a more refined record that shows they’re ready for more.
Alright, there are a lot of new albums coming out today that I’ve been anticipating, let’s get to it.

First up, we have 14 Steps To A Better You - the sophomore album from Sydney indie pop duo, Lime Cordiale. The album’s release comes off from a massive year for the band in 2019, which saw them release a long string of singles and make a breakthrough in the Australian indie scene after almost a decade of building a fanbase. In my time listening to Lime Cordiale, I’ve ... read more
Great songs! The music has a lot of character. The lyrics are definitely the weakest part of the album.

Least Favourite : Addicted To the Sunshine, Following Fools
An album full of terrific songs, for me; Money, Robbery and No Plans To Make Plans are the true standouts.
However, considering 8 of the tracks were released as singles previously (Dirt Cheap was released in 2018), it feels like a collection of singles rather than a cohesive project. The songs are great but as an album I don’t believe it’s as good as it could have been.
Lime Cordiale was a band I'd been stalling for about a month on my listen-list. Ever since they were recommended to me by a very close friend, I've been waiting for the duo's sophomore project "14 Steps To A Better You" to drop so I could give them a shot. Although there were some tracks that I enjoyed due to their easy-going and groovy styles, this album never contained a constant theme or message, making it quite rocky. Upon hearing the second track "Robbery", a funky and ... read more
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Track List

  1. That's Life
  2. Robbery
  3. No Plans To Make Plans
  4. Inappropriate Behaviour
  5. Addicted To the Sunshine
  6. On Our Own
  7. We Just Get By
  8. Money
  9. Screw Loose
  10. Elephant In the Room
  11. Dirt Cheap
  12. Can't Take All the Blame
  13. Dear London
  14. Following Fools
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Added on: April 16, 2020