AOTY 2018
matteo
matteo
Beach House - 7
Beach House
7
88
Nov 13

Recent Reviews

Nov 30, 2018
83
My score will probably go up. I hate to admit it but this album is fantastic. Matt and Earl done fucked up my EOY list
Nov 30, 2018
82
With beautiful old-school production rooted in jazz and soul, this album sounds out of joint with the 2018 rap scene in all of the best ways. I wish some of the songs had more time to sink in, but mostly I just need to spend some time with the lyrics - if they're up to Earl's usual standard I'll probably be adding a few points to the score.
Nov 29, 2018
85
Posthumanist pop metal sign me the fuck up
Nov 18, 2018
85
I'm late to the fiesta, but this blew me away on my first listen. I had seen the videos for "Malamente" and "Pienso En Tu Mira" and then this speech where she shouted out Lauryn Hill, Bjork, and Kate Bush? Now I had to check out the whole album. It's a stunning collection. There are Rihanna-level bangers. Then there are songs like "Reniego" that take you to a whole other dimension - think Imogen Heap or 22, A Million. The vocals are immaculately layered and most of ... read more
Nov 16, 2018*
72
Let's face it: Mariah Carey isn't the commercial powerhouse she once was. In her 90s heyday she regularly tallied gargantuan multi-platinum sales and notched #1 hit after #1 hit, while her last album, the hilariously titled "Me. I Am Mariah... The Elusive Chanteuse" hasn't gone Gold and couldn't place a single in the Top 10 (though the sublime, Miguel-assisted "#Beautiful" came close). And let me just say, I'm not normally the type to care about sales and certs and chart ... read more
Sep 30, 2018
Felice di aver trovato "a fellow italian" su questo sito!
Jun 4, 2018
You look familiar from my comments lol
About
I like pop, rock, and electronic music. And I love Bjork. Some of my other favorites are Radiohead, David Bowie, Sleater-Kinney, Beach House, and Spoon.
https://open.spotify.com/user/mattbencole
Rating Distribution
90-99
 
26

80-89
 
140

70-79
 
47

60-69
 
7

50-59
 
3

40-49
 

30-39
 

20-29
 

10-19
 

0-9
 


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