Low Roar - Inure
Low Roar
Inure
85
Jun 27
Low Roar - 0
Low Roar
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83
Jun 27
Low Roar - Inure
Low Roar
Inure
85
Jun 27

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Jun 27, 2020
SongOfTheFens -
85
"Inure" is far more than just a "pandemic project"; yet I fear it may never be recognized as anything more. Or never recognized as a notable point in Low Roar's discography. I really hope I will be wrong about both of these assumptions.

By "pandemic project", I'm referring to any music released as a reflection of this strange state of stasis we have all been stuck in. From the restlessness of "Lockdown Blues" from Iceage to Charli XCX's full length ... read more
Jun 6, 2020
SongOfTheFens -
87
Something I’ve noticed with political lyrics in hip hop, punk, etc. is that they can tend to get a bit stuck in a certain time period or era, and feel less relevant and emotive with the hindsight granted by the passing of time, compared to when they were written.

However
Many of the lyrics on RTJ4 could have been written 5, 15, 50 years ago, and the potency they hold would be as strong as ever.

Because, ultimately, what has changed between the black community and those who are meant ... read more
May 1, 2020
SongOfTheFens -
80
Honey Harper was an artist that seemed to be on no one's radar, yet after the release of his debut album "Starmaker", this cosmic cowboy should be a noticeable blip for anyone with even a slight appreciation for country music. With celestial synths and terrestrial strings, dreamy vocals and rootsy guitar, Harper collides spacey soundscapes with old school country into a supernova of lush, heartfelt beauty.

The first track "Green Shadows" sucks you into a supermassive ... read more
Feb 26, 2020
SongOfTheFens -
NR
Pretty short and very simple, but very pretty and undeniably uplifting in classic DP fashion. Maia Friedman's vocals are really great, and the harmonies are sticky-sweet. Good stuff.
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