Mercy Works

Casper Skulls - Mercy Works
Critic Score
Based on 3 reviews
User Score
Based on 18 ratings
November 3, 2017 / Release Date
LP / Format
Buzz / Label
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Through a masterful use of effects, a dynamic and emotive use of effects, and something deeply personal, Mercy Works is a constantly stirring listen that constantly stirs one emotion or the other. One of the year’s must-listens, the deep sense of excitement is so tangible on this record that it will have you racing to listen again and again.


Boosted by the chemistry the two singers obviously have, and pushed farther by intelligent lyrics that never stray into pretentious territory, Mercy Works is a fantastic album that could launch Casper Skulls to a place in the indie rock stratosphere.

Bela estréia. Ainda que previsível em alguns momentos - caindo em lugares comuns do rock alternativo - esse disco apresenta melodias bem agradáveis, muita dinâmica e personalidade entre os vocalistas e um trabalho harmonico de guitarra muito rico, com muita versatilidade e energia. Eu gosto muito da atmosfera sombria deste disco, a produção consegue articular muito bem a intensidade da banda com a vibe leve e inocente dessa sonoridade, e o resultado ... read more
Love the guitar dynamics and Melanie Gail St-Pierre's voice.
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Track List

  1. Mercy Works
  2. You Can Call Me Allocator
  3. Lingua Franca
  4. What's That Good For
  5. Primeval
  6. Colour of the Outside
  7. Chicane, Oh
  8. I Stared At "Moses and the Burning Bush"
  9. The Science of Dichotomies
  10. Glories
  11. Faded Sound
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Added on: October 27, 2017