Love + Light

Daniel Avery - Love + Light
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
2020 Ratings: #616 / 692
User Score
Based on 83 ratings
2020 Ratings: #797
Liked by 3 people
June 26, 2020 / Release Date
LP / Format
Phantasy Sound / Label
Ambient Techno, IDM / Genres
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Daniel Avery to me is an artist who unexpectedly seems to falls into the background. As a huge IDM fan, it's regrettable that he's fallen under my radar this much. However, even onto his third solo LP, I still can't find much in his music that sets him apart from the rest. In terms of up-and-coming artists, the closes comparison I could make would be to Floating Points, or maybe Skee Mask. Avery has a similarly methodical and cold presentation of the genre, stripping it back to its calculated ... read more
A beautiful ambient landscapes, IDM electronica, a bit of minimal techno.
EDIT: I think it's jumbled ideas are more annoying now

A very interesting ambient and house infused album. At least that's how it is for the first half. For me this is very conflicting where on one hand I don't really care for house but I absolutely adore ambient music. With the first half of this album I was some what Intrigued by Daniel's mix of these two genres. However, it kinda felt like everything was kinda jumbled together with the ambient tracks just being interludes for the house ... read more
☆☆☆ — worthy
Nice mixture of Ambient and hardcore techno on here, nothing particularly mindblowing for me personally.
Fav Track: Darlinnn
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Track List

  1. London Island
  2. Dusting for Smoke
  3. Dream Distortion
  4. Katana
  5. Darlinnn
  6. Depth Wish
  7. Searing Light, Forward Motion
  8. Infinite Future
  9. After the Fire
  10. Into the Arms of Stillness
  11. Fuzzwar
  12. Pure Life
  13. A Story in E5
  14. One More Morning
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Added on: June 25, 2020