AOTY 2021

Unity

The KVB - Unity
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Based on 4 reviews
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Based on 33 ratings
Liked by 2 people
November 26, 2021 / Release Date
LP / Format
Invada / Label
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JohnLouisHoward
90
Manchester isn't exactly known for coldwave bands, but The KVB manage to excel there, while also paying respect to their French predecessors from the early days of the genre. their latest release has a "back to the future" aspect to it by sounding more like , say, Asylum Party, or Little Nemo, etc. than their prior releases, replete with tactical guitar intrusions. it's a step forward for them that recaptures the essence of what draws people to this sound in the first place, a kind of ... read more
TheCarioca
66
Sunrise Over Concrete - 3/5
Unité - 3/5
Unbound - 4/5
Future - 3/5
Blind - 3/5
Ideal Living - 3/5
World On Fire - 3/5
Structural Index - 4/5
Lumens - 3/5
Omni - 4/5
Handsomefella
68
A pleasant experience that exceeded my expectations. I was disappointed earlier today because there didn't seem to be a whole ton of music released, or at least any by anyone I knew. But between this and the new Kill Bill record, Black Friday has ended up being a day filled with a satisfying string of albums.

1 - Sunrise Over Concrete - 7.0/10
2 - Unité - 6.6/10
3 - Unbound - 7.4/10
4 - Future - 7.1/10
5 - Blind - 7.5/10
6 - Ideal Living - 6.1/10
7 - World On Fire - 6.2/10
8 - ... read more
NTTR
55
The KVB - Unity

Genre: Darkwave
Country: UK

Final Verdict: 55% (Pleasant Album)
Yearly Ranking: 783th / 979

Highlight: Unité

Made me think of:
Alexander Jean
Pure Reason Revolution
Ladytron
ShoegazeJake
90
Blissful, dreamy, synth pop
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Added on: October 5, 2021