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Dreezy - HITGIRL
Dreezy
HITGIRL
67
May 22
Lykke Li - EYEYE
Lykke Li
EYEYE
70
May 21

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 - Deep in View
80
Prefer this over the last Ought record.
 - Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers
84
I've been dreading giving this score as I try to navigate this album. Ultimately though, the highs on this album are really high. The lows, while not dangerously low, cannot be over looked. It's a little too early I think to be declaring this a failure or a masterpiece when there's so much to consume. We don't live in a middle of the road world though. Out of the 18 tracks here, I dug 10 of them with the rest being "okay" to "meh" with nothing outright terrible.

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 - LABYRINTHITIS
86
I think this is my favorite Destroyer record.
 - d E A T h ~ b U g
71
Vanderslice has been at this awhile so it makes sense for him to try to change things up. This succeeds more than it fails, and it has some nice melodies spread across it's rather pedestrian electronics. He's basically trying to be like Spirit of the Beehive, which is an odd approach.
 - Aethiopes
90
billy woods continues his winning streak.

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