Sloppy Jane - Madison
Critic Score
Based on 3 reviews
User Score
Based on 184 ratings
2021 Ratings: #60
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jxshmccabe
80

okay wtf?

Hom1803
80

This is why we like Fantano

TheUmbranHanmer
92

Wow. All I gotta say is wow. After hearing her singles for this album, "Party Anthem" and "Jesus And Your Living Room Floor," I didn't really know what I was expecting from this artist or this album. I became even more intrigued, however, after hearing about the fact that this entire album was recorded in a damn cave. How can not be interesting? Finally, this mysterious album came out, and I was eager to listen. 49 minutes later, I was stunned. Drained. Shocked. ... read more

DewgongDakota
95

I might have a little bias for this record because I absolutely adore my vinyl, but this is basically flawless Art Pop outside of some off putting mixing (which is this records greatest upside being mixed in a cave and it's biggest downside). If I had to use one word to describe Madison: gem.

Favorite Track(s): All but my absolute favorite is Party Anthem.

Least Favorite(s): N/A.

10outof10
90

What an athmospheric way to translate emotions to listeners. I haven't been moved emotionally like this from another record this year like this one has moved me. I love how whole the album is with how it starts and ends. Also this was such an easy listen while being so surprising at some instances. The concept and the great production helps but also every sound is so familiar yet different in quirky little ways. I love the banging pop tunes, the grandiose instrumentals and that finish... ... read more

blackholefriend
93

Madison is one of the most chilling albums I've listened to this year. I don't think I've had such a turnaround on an album until this. The opener is so stunning, and to have that followed with Party Anthem, one of the best songs I have heard in so long, it just leaves goosebumps on my skin. Sloppy Jane did an excellent job on this album, and I'll be sure to check on more of their works in the future.

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Track List

  1. Overture
  2. Party Anthem
  3. Jesus and Your Living Room Floor
  4. Judy’s Bedroom
  5. Bianca Castafiore
  6. Lullaby Formica
  7. Madison
  8. Wilt
  9. Wonderama
  10. The Constable
  11. Epilogue

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Added on: September 13, 2021