Asian Glow & sonhos tomam conta - dreamglow
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Sputnikmusic

By far the most propulsive and volatile release from this collective thus far.

Kodan
80

Another Asian Glow collaboration = Kodan feeling quite happy.

Well, this backstory is gonna take a while before we get to the actual review…
This is the new Asian Glow & sonhos tomam conta LP, dreamglow. Said artists both come from the capital city Seoul, in South Korea (edit: sonhos is actually from são paulo in brazil); they also create music of the wonderful genre of shoegaze (and emo). They’ve actually worked together previously on an album with fellow Seoul ... read more

ASh1nyGiratina
78

EDIT 82->80: My biggest reason for this rating drop is Voices In Delirium being fairly forgettable, which is a massive sin in the context of an album like this.

EDIT 80->82: The only big problem I have with the album is how there are major sections in each song where one artist really overpowers the other in the mix but the progressions and motifs of the tracks on the album make it so easily the best album of 2023 so far.

Amazing fucking screaming across the entire album. The chemistry ... read more

Maqtheus
70

"mate seok yul e enforque o bolsonaro".

Eu achava que depois de Downfall of the Neon Youth, lançado em 2021, a união entre Asian Glow e sonhos tomam conta não iria render tanto, principalmente, por causa do elemento 파란노을 [Parannoul], que agora se faz ausente.

dreamglow, não diferente dos outros projetos, reúne alguns aspectos que pouco vemos ser difundindo tão bem assim no que tange o shoegaze e noize.

Claro, neste álbum ... read more

T_Alamos
51

80 -> 51

Honestly I don't even slightly see the appeal to this anymore.

NeoBahamut
80

this shit is so explosive and im all for it

Tobyy
70

Probably my least favourite project I’ve heard from Asian glow thus far. The vocals throughout are pretty interesting, and I like the production when it’s not trying to do too much at once, which for the most part just comes off as harsh and somewhat grating (not helped by mixing which is questionable at times). Still definitely worth a listen if you’re into Asian Glow’s other stuff, or screamo and/or shoegaze in general.

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Added on: October 21, 2022