You Will Never Know Why

Sweet Trip - You Will Never Know Why
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Based on 366 ratings
2009 Ratings: #7
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80
AllMusic

While less frenetic and future-shocked than the band's prior work, the songs themselves are much more emotionally direct, dealing with frustration, loneliness, and hopelessness.

knewnie
90
Stereolab: the beach episode
EnigmaticSnob
80
Pros: If Velocity: Design: Comfort was meant to be the glitchy and claustrophobic electronic adventure then You Will Never Know Why is the dreamy and atmospheric side and companion to it, a much deserved listen and a fine addition to their discography.

A situation of "two sides of the same coin" Sweet Trip develops an intricate and mellow record, turning out to have more of an indie side to the famously known electronic and shoegaze band, it's a result of creative expansiveness and ... read more
freckledfreako
85
Although simpler and calmer than V: D: C, Sweet Trip maintains their pretty melodies and emotional lyrics throughout YWNKW. From songs like Air Supply and Milk, you realize that the duo can do so much with their "signature" sounds. Milk is by far one of the most beautiful songs that I have ever heard and the song that got me into Sweet Trip. I'd say that this is probably the most accessible Sweet Trip album, as it is amazing and an extremely solid listen.
morningsbell
90
the superior sweet trip album (hopefully that changes soon since they might got a new one coming)
Gyro64
95
Damn so yeah, this grew on me alot and became one of my favourite albums of all time. Sweet Trip is my all time favourite group, velocity:design:comfort and You Will Never Know why are the only two albums from them I really really enjoy but just because it's the only ones I think are flawless Sweet Trip manages to bring such a strong energy on both albums and this one especially.

You Will Never Know Why is totally different from their past work like v:d:c by stripping away pretty much all the ... read more
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Added on: May 5, 2015