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dltzk - Frailty
dltzk
Frailty
65
Jun 16
Flume - Palaces
Flume
Palaces
59
May 23

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 - Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers
94
This is probably one of if not the most personal albums in Hip - Hop, ever. Sure 808's and many other Kanye albums have been personal and transparent, as well as other mid 2010's albums from Tyler the Creator, Danny Brown, MacMiller but also emo rappers like Juice World and X, but this feels different. It is the only album that priorotized that personal happiness over anything else. That yes is sad, but doesn't stay on that feeling alone and progresses in a way the artists wants, but the ... read more

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 -  Honestly, Nevermind
20
Gentrification of house music. For realz I don't think drake gave a shit.
 - Ugly Season
94
Welp I love left turns. Injury Reserve's latest album, Kid A etc. Ugly Season is a very different album for Perfume Genius, but not completely suprising. His previous album, Set My Heart On Fire Immediately, was my 2nd favorite album of 2020. The first half of the album was a unique blend of art pop and indie pop, but the second half was filled with ambient landscapes.

It seams like Perfume Genius wanted to continue in that direction but turned up the experimental aspects by 11. Lyrics are ... read more

 - Medhead
80
Just what I needed. It is so cold and mysterious.
 - Skinty Fia
69
Very solid album, however:

1. The 1st half is much better than the second and after some point the aesthetic of the album kinda drags.

2. The band other than their Irishness is doesn't do enough to differentiate from the general post punk scene. Most of the songs could have been on early interpol albums and they would have fit perfectly fine.

P.S. The bassist should be paid more, they did a phenomenal job at creating the vibe of the album.

 - Preacher's Daughter
55
Overated, but decent.

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Albums are rated based on the most objective criteria possible: If I like it. I review albums the same year that they are released. I rarely review albums from the past except if specific occasion.

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