GUTS takes a step up from SOUR in terms of songwriting and Olivia's performances, and while her newest album is a bit more consistent, I feel like SOUR has higher highs. GUTS has moments full of energy, rich instrumentals and powerful teenage pop rock anthems, but also features Olivia's beautiful vocal performances and ballads. I find the second half of the album weaker, however, it ends with two of the best tracks.
Highlights: "bad idea right?", "vampire", "ballad of a ... read more