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Sputnikmusic

After The Magic will stand as an impressive work in its own right, and additionally an ideal entry point for those who’ve hitherto not become fully engrossed in the “5th wave of emo” scene.

RemisReviews
87

This cover art heavily reminds me of Ok Computer. Looks awesome.

Parannoul is an artist I've heard two projects from and fairly enjoyed them both. White Ceiling made my honorable mentions of the best albums of the 2022 video. Downfall Of The Neon Youth was pretty good but was dragged down a little bit by the two collaborating artists that I wasn't a fan of at all (Asian Glow, sonhos tomam conta). So I was kind of excited about this new record, but also not too much. So, was After The Magic ... read more

otiscohanmone
82

Hello to all those users who in the future will confess the love to their lives in the review of this album.
Hello to all those users who will confess their love to this album and write huge poetic and emotional reviews to its accompaniment.
Hello to all those users who will hate this album.

I just want to say hi to everyone who reads this.
You all are wonderful people in a wonderful place.
Be proud of it and don't be afraid to be yourself.

https://parannoul.bandcamp.com

UltimateLifeFrm
91

What better way to start my morning than with a bit of Electronic, Art Rock & Shoegaze all in one?

This might not be a surprise to say that this is my introduction to Parannoul's music. I was familiar with his name on sites like RYM, but never heard anything from him until now.

God, I've been missing out on underrated gems yet again!!!

What do I say? After the Magic is one hell of a 60min journey.
One that feels equally heartwarming and melancholic but also comes across like a journey of ... read more

misterious
93

Beautiful.

Sammus
60

O álbum tem seus pontos fortes, mas é provavelmente o projeto mais fraco do Parannoul.

FAVS: Insomnia; We Shine at Night

Ritchie
92

Let me put it straight. I really loved this album. The emotion conveyed here along with the stellar instrumentation really makes for an amazing album experience. And while I have no clue what he is singing about, I do not need to, the beauty of his voice itself is enough. An amazing listen, will be bumping all year. It really hit home.

92/100
Favourite Tracks: After The Magic, Insomnia, Parade, Polaris, Sound Inside Me Waves Inside You.
Least Favourite Track: Sketchbook

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Added on: June 19, 2022