Keeley Forsyth - Limbs
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Based on 9 reviews
2022 Ratings: #27 / 330
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Based on 51 ratings
2022 Ratings: #265
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DevinONeill
59

Wish I liked this more. Despite how obtuse and off-putting the atmosphere is, ‘Limbs’ is genuinely quite beautiful at times! But Keeley Forsyth’s endless one-note vibrato and the general shapelessness of these songs can make it difficult to become totally immersed in the music. I’ve listened to it several times now and very little of it is really sticking with me. Not a bad album by any means, just one I respect more than I actually enjoy it. Certainly worth a shot if ... read more

NTTR
60

Keeley Forsyth - Limb

Genre: Avant Folk
Country: UK

Final Verdict: 60% (Good Album)
Yearly Ranking: 151th / 257

Highlight: Bring me Water

Made me think of:
Aoife Nessa Frances
Isobel Campbell
The Weather Station

mister_shawnb
64

The compositions are sparse and haunting, allowing for vocals to set the stage and they do so well for the most part. The only gripe I consistently found with this record is that the lyrics, which are also sparse, are too abstract to gather themes concepts that string the record together. And from the sound of things, it seems this album tries to tackle some profound topics, but the lyrics are too cryptic to understand.

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Added on: November 17, 2021