Impossible Weight

Deep Sea Diver - Impossible Weight
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
2020 Ratings: #244 / 792
User Score
Based on 30 ratings
Liked by 1 person
October 16, 2020 / Release Date
LP / Format
High Beam / Label
Indie Pop / Genres
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nicoperagine
75
EDIT: I came back to say this record is amazing, please listen to it.

What a wonderful alt-rock album! This is my first introduction to Deep Sea Diver and I am hooked. The band has the production of Lucy Dacus and the vocals are even more powerful than bands such as Wild Paintings. Before I even review this thing, that album cover is so goddamn gorgeous, the color scheme and space are perfect. I love how focused yet distinct this record is altogether. To start, the production is super punchy. ... read more
85
Excellent songwriting throughout. I was really surprised mainly by the sharp guitar playing of Jessica in every single song. Melodic but also very rythmic, catchy yet not obvious. Most of the songs here are excellent, including the title track, the electrifying "Lights Out" and the spacious "Hurricane". Also special attention must be paid to the beautiful "Switchblade", a song that highlights the singing abilities of the frontwoman. Overall, this is an excelent ... read more
90
This is absolutely stunning. Easily the greatest work by the already phenomenal band. The writing for this record hits you-hard. It’s all so true to this weird psychotic time we are all living. For me-this is going to be one of my albums of the year. Bravo.
Sly_Tater
85
A really pleasant listen that at times can be deeply emotional in sound.
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Track List

  1. Shattering The Hourglass
  2. Lights Out
  3. Wishing
  4. Impossible Weight (feat. Sharon Van Etten)
  5. Switchblade
  6. Hurricane
  7. Eyes Are Red (Don't Be Afraid)
  8. People Come People Go
  9. Lightning Bolts
  10. Run Away With Me
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Added on: September 1, 2020