Home Body

Dope Body - Home Body
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Based on 109 ratings
2020 Ratings: #561
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May 1, 2020 / Release Date
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The Needle Drop

With Home Body, Dope Body improves the mixtape-esque approach of their once-swansong Kunk.

Hermit King, No Scene, and Redux were all pretty spectacular tracks, though everything else was alright even if I did enjoy my time with this
So, the Noise Rock band, Dope Body returned in 2020 and it is a solid return with them going into a more synth punk direction and with a run time of only 30 minutes it is a short but raw album with some interesting Lo-Fi production which are genuinely quite interesting and easily the biggest strength of this record, how Dope Body has managed to create an generally interesting soundscape but the songs feel strangely rushed half the times and the album ultimately lacks focus and comes off as a ... read more
Yes..... I did find this because of fantanos review , and this is probably the best thing he’s put me on to this year.

First let’s start with the instrumentation on this thing. EAR CANDY AT ITS FINEST. It can be upbeat , have faster tempos but also get into downtempo sounds like on “pepper” what I love the most about this is that’s in in you’re face & ferocious for the most part. All around this album SHOULD NOT seep through the creeks of practically ... read more
Hurray! Dope Body is back!
I love how noisy it is. The electronic glitchy instrumentals that pop up in the tracks really brings the songs to another level. My only gripe is that the interlude tracks doesn't really offer much. They don't really help with the structure or cohesion much. Seems like pointless filler to pad out the album.
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Track List

  1. Johnny Bag of Smoke
  2. Sour Apple
  3. Fade to You
  4. Lily
  5. Junk 75
  6. Pepper
  7. Back in Back
  8. Esd
  9. Hermit King
  10. Living Room
  11. Tung Ring
  12. No Scene
  13. Redux
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Added on: May 1, 2020