QueenOfDenmark

The Araby Bazaar
(QueenOfDenmark)

United Kingdom

Recent Reviews

QueenOfDenmark -
60
Overly long and still, "The Only Baby" manages to be borderline-tactlessly frank. A disappointing return from John Grant after "Love Is Magic", and irritatingly unrefined, much like the Twitter rants motioned toward by the song's apologetic press release.
QueenOfDenmark -
40
An incredibly poor quality recording of a brilliant song, but an essential piece of post-punk history regardless.
QueenOfDenmark -
60
Residing at the grey apex of all things bland and unsurprising, "Songs for the Drunk and Broken Hearted" is just fine - no more, and no less.
QueenOfDenmark -
57
AOTY has a thriving musical community, one I'm extremely late to, but one I have found so absurdly welcoming that - frankly - I'm lost for words. This compilation (whilst populated with music that isn't necessarily to my taste*) represents the best and brightest of original ideas from AOTY users and, whatever your flavours of choice, you can't fault the sense of community created by this comp. Hats off to AlkalinePink and the other organisers for arranging this, and I look forward to hearing ... read more
QueenOfDenmark -
96
Really quite majestic. Whatever you make of our friend, Ye, all this one can be accused of is well-timed serenity.
Jan 19, 2021
I'll be sure to listen to it later today/tomorrow and hopefully get a review out for it by tomorrow!
Dec 20, 2020
My discord is AlkalinePink#4788
Dec 19, 2020
hey is your new album up on YouTube? Can’t seem to find it
Dec 18, 2020
Hey! Would you like to join the AOTY musician discord? Also I'm hosting the AOTY user music comp Vol3 and I was curious if you'd like to be on it? (GET BACK TO ME AS SOON AS YOU CAN BECAUSE WE ONLY GOT 2 DAYS BEFORE WE DECIDE THE FULL TRACKLIST!!!)
Dec 13, 2020
Cool! I’ll get to it soon!
Nov 13, 2020
Sure! I'll try getting around to it asap
Sep 30, 2020
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Je suis https://www.albumoftheyear.org/artist/90809-the-araby-bazaar/

Perhaps oddly for a website called Album of the Year, my favourite format is probably the single... I'm adding as many as I can ^_^

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Rating systems -

Normal LPs/singles - 5 star rating in iTunes, translated to x/100
Live - gut reaction/100
Box sets + comps. - gut reaction/100 (i.e. combination of price point, overall quality, completeness etc. etc.)

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Letterboxd: https://letterboxd.com/TheArabyBazaar/
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Rating Distribution
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40-49
 
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