Piano Sketches

Birdy - Piano Sketches
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November 6, 2020 / Release Date
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MikeOwen
75
After a 4-year absence, Birdy returns with a short EP of stripped-back songs for piano and voice. Yet despite its minimal appearance, it contains some of her strongest material to date. Piano songs are nothing new for Birdy - after all, she broke out with her bare-bones cover of 'Skinny Love' that turned the Bon Iver single into a talent-show favourite - but here, she seems to mastered the art of it. 'Island Nights' and 'If This Is It Now' are the clear standouts here: the piano playing has a ... read more
IAmDaan
100
The new mini-album by British singer Birdy "Piano Sketches" penetrates into the soul of everyone who listens to this work of art. This EP uses only 2 things: the gentle piano keys that caress your ears with gentle transitions, and the angelic voice that tells love stories that cause unbearable inner pain, tear your soul apart, and also break your heart into a thousand fragments that you cannot put together, that you cannot control and humble yourself, the only way out that opens ... read more
ARTPOP
72
Open Your Heart 7.6💚

Island Lights 7.3💚

If This Is It Now 7.1💚

Just Like A River Does 6.9💚

Nota Final:72💚💚💚💚(Bom)
alfon_off
75
Birdy presents a humble and self-produced EP as an appetiser for her upcoming album, and it shows her ability to tell a story while using smoothly connected chord progressions and melodies. Oh, and she hits a Bb5.
100
i was thinking about giving this a 95/100... but come on, this is just beautiful.
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Added on: September 1, 2020