AOTY 2021

Time Flies

Ladyhawke - Time Flies
Critic Score
Based on 6 reviews
2021 Ratings: #617 / 675
User Score
Based on 25 ratings
November 19, 2021 / Release Date
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CRITIC REVIEWS

80
musicOMH

We have already seen Ladyhawke’s penchant for writing the perfect pop song and hitting the highs, but now we know a lot more about the voice behind that craft. Because of that, Time Flies is her best album yet.

70
The Line of Best Fit

Despite its nostalgia-centric title, Time Flies is very much grounded in the present in respect to Brown’s approach to catharsis in her personal life, juxtaposed with escapism in a celebration of surviving adversity – a symbolic, innocuously upbeat chapter in Ladyhawke’s discography.

70
AllMusic

While Brown's songwriting isn't always as sharply honed as it's been in the past, Time Flies is a fine example of just how much fun, and how therapeutic, well-crafted pop can be.

60
Uncut

Time Flies ... is not a place for rehashing old traumas. Instead, it’s a glitter-souled combat boot of an album, a rebirth built on pop hooks and stadium-sized choruses. It’s not always оп the right side of cliché but, when it works, it’s glorious.

60
The Arts Desk
It all sounds crisp and lush – there’s been an awful lot of knob-twiddling in the studio. But that’s her shtick: unafraid to do the unfashionable, Pip Brown sometimes seems like a woman out of time.
prets
60
Think About You
Time Flies
Mixed Emotions
Edgeworth
65
Considering Nostalgia and fan service is the main talking point (Especially the critic's take on Ghostbusters: Afterlife) and 80s vibe revival in the past 5 years or so, Ladyhawke has just followed into that similar situation with her nostalgia-centric entry Time Flies.
Despite her success in the late '00s, Pip Brown's latest project follows the trend that many other artists have done by reviving an 80s disco-themed era (But with own indietronica manipulation). While that's fine and all, but I ... read more
nino21321312312
60
My Love 6,5/10
Think About You 5/10
Time Flies 7/10
Mixed Emotions 6/10
Guilty Love ft. BROODS 5/10
Take It Easy Mama 5/10
Loner 6/10
Adam 4.5/10
Reactor 5/10
Walk Away 6.5/10
Love Is Blind 5.5/10
caiocoletti
80
From Guilty Love on, it's just banger after banger. The first few songs are nostalgic fluff, but I don't HATE IT either.
ultravox
56
conheço apenas algumas músicas dessa mulher então decidi ouvir este álbum pra saber se vale a pena ouvir mais desta mulher. o começo é ok, mas mto safe eu diria, bem fraco até. ele é bem apelativo pro estilo retrô anos 80, mas mesmo assim ele é mto simples.

não que este seja ruim, mas não achei o mais criativo com certeza. realmente pra mim falta algo. algo que me faça gostar mais deste álbum. algo ... read more
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Added on: May 26, 2021