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Dec 1, 2018*
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TRACK BY TRACK

"A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships" begins as usual with an introduction soberly titled "The 1975". This is 94 seconds very influenced by the latest Bon Iver album and soaked by autothune. It's a correct introduction. This gives way to "Give Yourself A Try".

"Give Yourself A Try". This is an "ultra pop" version of Joy Division (Disorder to be more precise) which after several attentive listening to the album, is not that ... read more
Apr 25, 2017
87
Once again, Kendrick Lamar hits the music contest and confirms in many ways that he's one of the greatest rappers of the last five years. Through his last two studio albums, he achieved to bring a whole new style that is also very personal.

Anyway, here we have a less attractive but also less ambitious album than « To Pimp a Butterfly ». The fact is that his jazz, funk and sometimes soul rythms, that used to give a special charm and brightness to his music, left their place to add ... read more
Feb 23, 2017
86
Dirty Projectors is back with a very good album, live up to his expectations.

It mixes the experimental/indie/art pop universe that the band has built, electronic effects (glitch), and R&B interpretations (like Death Spiral) that sometimes sound like some of James Blake's songs. It gives an innovative and futuristic character to the album.

Dirty Projectors LP transcends pop music, especially Little Bubble, strange and of rare beauty, which sublimates the album.

Nevertheless, the songs ... read more
May 6, 2016
80
Wait before Radiohead...
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