Herald

Odette - Herald
Critic Score
Based on 2 reviews
User Score
Based on 89 ratings
2021 Ratings: #348
Liked by 5 people
February 5, 2021 / Release Date
LP / Format
Universal Music Australia / Label
Art Pop / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

80
Exclaim!

On Herald, Odette embraces life's highs and the lows, all for the sake of the song.

79
Beats Per Minute

It is often hard to admit difficult truths to yourself – much less to the strangers who will listen to this album – but it’s this disclosure that makes this album special. These narratives will resonate and perhaps encourage people to admit their mistakes and perceive their low points as an opportunity to improve themselves.

leolucia
68
DECENT

It is exam season, so my ratings below 75 probably won't have reviews unless there's something really noteworthy.
ArthurPerry
75
Uma produção perfeita, mas o álbum soa bastante comum, sem se diferenciar de outros álbuns do gênero
Lumdogmillionai
85
Country: Australia

Genre: Art Pop

For fans of: Christine & The Queens, Cecile Believe, Julia Jacklin

A wonderful Art Pop album that took me completely by surprise, I just kept loving it track after track. Odette has a fantastic understanding of what makes a great Art Pop song. Her vocals have great range, the instrumentals are layered, unique and at times quite heavy. There are a ton of tracks on here that are worthy of being hits.

It's not all just bops and bangers though, there are ... read more
Valeyard
70
Why.
This could've been so much better. If you want to have an art pop album just go full on. Some songs are very very interesting but when mixed up with generic alt RnB vibes, they just simply get flooded.
Shame :/
marvelgaryen
87
Odette's debut album 'Herald' sounds as good as it looks.
I never heard anything from this artist and I'm sure as hell glad that I got to know her. The type of sound that she makes pleases me so easily, as a pop lover and a singer admirer. Doing a quick analogy I think this project is like a cake, and each layer is a different sub-genre in the pop catalogue, the cherry on top is the artist's amazing voice control. As far as the instrumentals, everything flows elegantly as you can expect, but ... read more
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Track List

  1. Herald
  2. Dwell
  3. Trial By Fire
  4. What I Know is Not Enough
  5. I Miss You, I'm Sorry
  6. Foghorn
  7. Feverbreak (feat. Hermitude)
  8. Amends
  9. Why Can't I Let The Sun Set?
  10. Wait For You
  11. Mandible
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