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10lawrencej -
89
Huh, 1972 you say?
10lawrencej -
83
He did folk and country better than blues, but no album with lines like "Being born is going blind and bowing down a thousand times to echoes strung on pure temptation" deserves anything less than an 80.
10lawrencej -
96
A near perfect distillation of the understated, retrospective melancholy pregnant in the air of English landscapes, silent but for the noise of memories they stir.
10lawrencej -
86
From the early 70s onwards until Blackstar, the case can and should be made for David Bowie as one of the best conceptual artists of the last century. With Bowie, it's rare that an album functions only as a collection of tracks with lyrics thrown on top, everything is done very deliberately from the concept behind the music, the actual sound of a project and who he picks to play on each album. Young Americans is no exception.

In his own words Young Americans is "the squashed remains of ... read more
10lawrencej -
91
Sublime: one for heady summer nights.
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