AOTY 2020

Your City Gave Me Asthma

Wilbur Soot - Your City Gave Me Asthma
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June 26, 2020 / Release Date
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This wilbur soot ep IS GOOD Wilbur expresses himself in every single way possible the guitar in Jubilee Line is fantastic and this entire ep is fantastic

Jubilee Line 10/10
Saline Solution 8/10
Since I saw vienna 7/10
Losing face 10/10
Your sister was right 9/10
La jolla 8/10
I'm sorry boris 10/10

This ep is amazing once you hear it it sticks with you and the lyrics hit I am feeling a 8/10 on this ep
With varying levels of finesse, YouTuber Wilbur Soot manages to release a decent singer-songwriter EP that he had been working on for around two years prior to its release.

Originally being part of and editor for the SootHouse YouTube channel, Soot has seen a very interesting come-up into his current career. After the abandonment of the SootHouse channel, Soot got a lucky break on JackSucksAtLife's channel by weaving himself into an mini internet celebrity with a mini scavenger hunt that ... read more
I sat through Wilbur Soot's "Your City Gave Me Asthma", a multi million you tuber I've watched for years, without an ounce of cringe. That is truly impressive. My biggest problem with this EP, is firstly the simple and predictable chord progressions in some songs, and secondly the vocals in some moment. But these are only moments. It's still a massively enjoyable project with surprisingly good lyrics!


edit: score 78-83. Damn once the lyrics click a bit this thing gets SAD. Its ... read more
[July Challenge] July 10

I'm impressed on how decent this album is for Wilbur's first release containing only originals. It is obvious that Wilbur wants to grow as an artist and stray away from the youtube music and such. I'm pretty much a sucker for any kind of folk music so this one hit pretty close to home. As someone from London, Wilbur writes about his problems and some experiences with failed romances as he lived his life there before moving to Brighton. While it is not a perfect record, ... read more
Its a pretty good album. The Guitar work isn't just 4 fucking chords like it is with most Acoustic White Boy shit, it's actually pretty decent, especially on the first 3 songs. I while I do think the Losing Face was the weakest track on here, the rest of this EP is really good. I do think the Vocals on Jubilee Line are a little rough around the edges though. Other than two funny Mistakes, the album turns out to be a pretty Great piece of work, and from a YouTuber as well.
Please make more ... read more
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Track List

  1. Jubilee Line
  2. Saline Solution
  3. Since I Saw Vienna
  4. Losing Face
  5. Your Sister Was Right
  6. La Jolla
  7. I'm Sorry Boris
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Added on: June 26, 2020