MikeOwen
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A. G. Cook - 7G
A. G. Cook
7G
45
Aug 12

Recent Reviews

MikeOwen -
45
Nope, spending 2 hours and 39 minutes of my day listening to this wasn't worth it. A. G. Cook is clearly a talented guy and has made a massive impact on electronic music as a whole, but this album isn't exciting enough to reflect it. It has a handful of great tracks, and it's undoubtedly eclectic and wide-reaching, but it doesn't feel ambitious. It's too tasteful, too clean, too neatly packaged that it often forgets to include some actual oomph, some of the intense and over-the top ideals that ... read more
MikeOwen -
70
While "En cas de tempête, ce jardin sera fermé" doesn't do much to make it stand out from the work of Cœur De Pirate's contemporaries, it is mature, tasteful and often beautiful enough to make it worth a listen.
MikeOwen -
85
Expansive, energetic and ambitious, Tkay Maidza's latest EP sets her up as one of the figures I'm most excited about in music right now. Feels like a mix between Denzel Curry and Little Simz.
MikeOwen -
90
"You Won't Get What You Want" for black midi fans. This is absolutely brutal.
MikeOwen -
100
Phil Elverum insisted in this new album's YouTube premiere that "it's not fucking sad". He's absolutely right, but it has an enormous emotional impact nonetheless. This is a 45-minute long track that finds him discussing his childhood, early career, his influences, various memories, and importantly the feelings associated with them. It's engrossing as well as nostalgic and revealing, as the listener really feels drawn into his life and recollections. The instrumentation is fairly ... read more
May 24, 2020
You're welcome, it's normal, keep it up!
Apr 17, 2020
Hi there! I accidentally deleted my Fetch the Bolt Cutters review (instead of 'editing' it) and I'm quite pleased with it, would you mind giving it another look? I don't expect a like, just a read my friend!
Jan 10, 2020
Awesome! I'll check it out.
Dec 20, 2019
If you’re actually looking for the worst album of all time, give NoStockingz (Deluxe). I promise, you can’t finish it without taking breaks it’s impossible.
Dec 18, 2019
Hah! I'm sorry... or am I?
Dec 8, 2019
Here are some of my favorite WORST albums i’ve ever reviewed!
Nostalgia Critic - Nostalgia Critic’s The Wall
Tyga - Legendary
Emerson Lake and Palmer - Love Beach
Can’t wait to see your opinions!!
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I like music. Not entirely sure whether I rate records generously or whether I generally just listen to records that seem to fit my taste. I give ratings in increments of 5.
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