Bipolar

MALNEEZY - Bipolar
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Based on 26 ratings
Liked by 2 people
June 12, 2020 / Release Date
LP / Format
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Electronic / Genres
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JustSomeGuy
70
Malneezy is slowly but surely becoming his own. I wouldn't say Bipolar does anything wholly original, but what it does do it does well. The production in particular really has me impressed, with it sounding so rich and at times really beautiful. The album as a whole is really likeable, though there are still a few snoozers scattered throughout. In general the first half was much more consistent, with the first five tracks in particular being a non-stop run of really good song after really good ... read more
andiov1
66
A pretty decent future garage sounding user-submitted LP (if I had to compare Bipolar to anything non user-submitted, I'd probably say early James Blake work but more ambient? idk). I admittedly wasn't too impressed by the first third of the album as it sort of seemed to drag, albeit the production and mixing were good, I just wasn't too engaged by it most of the time. It got better with tracks like Run for Me and Corrupt Happiness that really brought more life and personality into this ... read more
FleetwoodGrips
71
This is a great improvement from what I heard on the Throwaway mixtape. I think the thing I like most about this MALNEEZY album is the sonic variety that's demonstrated here. From synth-heavy lush ambience, to industrial sounding deconstructed house. There's a lot here to really appreciate.

A favorite moment of mine has to the inclusion of vocals in Run From Me. They just sound so clean and they totally add so much to the track as a whole. I also love the noisy, and "in your face" ... read more
reaIreaIweaseI
84
Bipolar.

Bipolar was actually one of my most anticipated projects of the year, by Sir MALNEEZY, because of how quickly he improved his artistry. It's Everywhere, It Loops, his first project of the year, is easily one of the worst I've heard this year. For fucks sake, the title literally sounds like the description for cancer. But MALNEEZY quickly turned around for me with the fantastic Throwaways EP, songs that were so good it was kind of an insult to call them throwaways. My excitement for ... read more
Jamobo
75
Malneezy's sophomore album is a necessary shift away from the overly-conceptual It's Everywhere, It Loops. Instead, with the focus placed on creating some great music, we get exactly that.

Bipolar is 11 tracks and stands at 41 minutes in length, while each of these songs can be described as Ambient influenced House music, there's a rich variety of directions that are explored across the record. From the open and glistening sky that is One More Song, to the jagged, almost Daughters-esque ... read more
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Track List

  1. One More Song
  2. No Time Left
  3. Innocent Haunting
  4. I Heart U
  5. Run From Me
  6. Corrupt Happiness
  7. Breakdown!
  8. Discovery
  9. Past Memories
  10. The Call
  11. Conclusion To The Illness
  12. Ignore The Illness (Bad Ending) [Bonus Track]
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Added on: May 9, 2020