Forever Blue

A.A.Williams - Forever Blue
Critic Score
Based on 9 reviews
2020 Ratings: #53 / 794
User Score
Based on 121 ratings
2020 Ratings: #243
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geidiprimes
89
og rating: 99

what a devastating trip it is to listen to this album... i haven't been able to not think about it since it came out. something about Forever Blue is really addictive and just by thinking about it something inside me shifts... well fuck. i dont really know how to describe what i'm feeling.

the more you listen to it the more you like it - the monumental post-rock instrumentalism, her magnificent crushing poetry, her giant voice.
nug
64
This is an album that I will forget that I listened to weeks from now, but it was nice in the moment.

PERSONAL FAVS: Melt, Love and Pain, Wait
LEAST FAV: I'm Fine
JayCrackers
74
A.A. Williams debut album is an overall pleasant singer/sognwriter album drawing mainly from a dreamy post-rock atmosphere to create an intriguing and engaging atmosphere and pairing that with some strong vocals and lyrics by A.A. Williams herself does give Forever Blue some form of edge. Now, i will stated that the record does start to become more predictable and stand out less as the record goes on but it does contain moments of pure brilliance namely on the track Melt instantly comes to ... read more
nostalgia
70
2020 MUST HEAR ALBUM #24

I was quite excited to hear the debut album from A.A. Williams after being pleasantly surprised by her debut EP from last year; and you know what? This delivered just what I would have wanted: more of the same, yet in a more complete, fleshed out and finalized form.

There are a few tracks I don't particularly care too much for but the vast majority of the material on 'Forever Blue' is made up of well-written and potent, dream pop infused post-rock that never fails to ... read more
lukassantiago3
80
A.A.Williams's debut album isn't bad but the long tracks makes everything sound so exhausting even when they all sound good and chilling. "Melt" is the best track.
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Track List

  1. All I Asked For (Was To End It All)
  2. Melt
  3. Dirt
  4. Fearless
  5. Glimmer
  6. Love and Pain
  7. Wait
  8. I'm Fine
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Added on: May 7, 2020