A smooth collection of dreamy, modern electronica and a staggering demonstration of the song writing power of James Blake. The focus on lyrics and melody rather than loops and soundscapes is a welcome change from Blake. Immaculate guest appearances also bring this record to brilliant heights, also injecting a sense of diversity and variety in these songs. However, its Blake's soulful voice and smooth production that hold together this beautiful album. So far, best of the year.
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