The world within our bedrooms

Drug Store Romeos - The world within our bedrooms
Critic Score
Based on 6 reviews
2021 Ratings: #51 / 527
User Score
Based on 84 ratings
2021 Ratings: #184
Liked by 9 people
July 9, 2021 / Release Date
LP / Format
Fiction / Label
Dream Pop, Twee Pop / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

100
Gigwise

One of the best slices of indie-pop you’re likely to hear this year, The world within our bedrooms is the perfect summer time accompaniment.

80
The Line of Best Fit

On their debut record, The world within our bedrooms, they reach beyond any and every boundary to conjure up a cosmic odyssey.

80
Dork

‘The World Within Our Bedrooms’ contains so much beauty and subtle colours that it demands a return trip to make sure every inch of it is explored thoroughly.

80
NME

Even beyond these primitive keyboards that blanket the whole album – imposter snare beats, head-melting synth drones and automated arpeggio sequencers included – there’s a wealth of sublimity to be found.

80
God Is in the TV

They appear to interact and create on a different plain, a level most haven’t discovered yet, and maybe never will.

70
DIY

If the goal of a debut album is to introduce yourself to the world with a sound and a style that’s purely your own, the Romeos have done a pretty stellar job.

jxshmccabe
73
this album is so beautiful. huge kero kero and beach house vibes. amazing debut.
luigui2907
50
I know the bigger correlation is Sarah Bonito, but for some odd reason I thought of "GLADoS making dream pop" and I think that's beautiful. Especially on tracks like Elevator, Walking Talking Marathon and Cycle Of Life.

MUST LISTENS: Frame Of Reference, Walking Talking Marathon, Cycle Of Life
Valeyard
85
I love me some Beach House. Oh wait...
marcotonho
89
EN: "The World Within Our Bedrooms" gets it right by not being too pretentious, staking out a catchy sound that doesn't wish to differ from others, just to introduce you to the work. In the short term, each song sounds the same, but don't be fooled. There is a difference between repeating and bringing nothing new. However, the band doesn't seem concerned with the lyrics, only the immersion that each accent will bring. A gentle and beautiful invitation in the times we are living in, ... read more
Orlkont
85
This is Kero Kero Bonito but if they went the dream pop route mixed with indie rock as well. This sounds just like heaven to me.
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Track List

  1. Building Song
  2. Secret Plan
  3. Bow Wow
  4. Elevator
  5. Walking Talking Marathon
  6. Frame Of Reference
  7. Feedback Loop
  8. What's On Your Mind
  9. No Placing
  10. Vibrate
  11. Electric Silence
  12. Kites
  13. Put Me On The Finish Line
  14. Cycle of Life
  15. Adult Glamour
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Added on: June 22, 2021