Bon Iver - i,i
Bon Iver
i,i
93
Sep 4
Fennesz - Agora
Fennesz
Agora
90
May 22
Bon Iver - i,i
Bon Iver
i,i
93
Sep 4
Grace Ives - 2nd
Grace Ives
2nd
81
Jul 23
Girls - Album
Girls
Album
95
Jul 3

Recent Reviews

Oct 23, 2019
92
With this record, Big Thief cement their status as the current biggest band in indie. Two Hands fills in the gaps of UFOF; the lower, earthbound portions. Fewer electronics, more acoustics, and more down to earth lyrics, this album pulls at the heartstrings in every direction. Shoulders delivers perhaps one of Big Thiefs most cutting lyrics: "the blood of the man killing our mother with his hands is in me" strikes deep in the age of Trump.

While not quite reaching the psychedelic ... read more
Sep 20, 2019
85
Short, sweet, and beautiful. This album is sparse while still packing a massive punch. Her voice is gorgeous and paints a picture of a young woman finding herself. You can feel the performances on the record coming straight from the heart, particularly on tracks like 'Cold Apartment,' and the closer 'Alive and Well.' Recommend this record for anyone looking for something soothing and emotional.
Sep 4, 2019
93
A classic example of an album that grows on you. This album is DENSE. It requires at least 2 to 3 listens to begin to settle in your mind, and when it does, you will not be able to get it out -- the playthroughs will continue to grow as the days go on. Vernon has crafted some of his most essential songs, here. They linger on your tongue long after the last track has played. The stretch from Hey, Ma to Faith might be the best 5-track run of his career.

The album is also extremely versatile, at ... read more
Aug 23, 2019
85
Soaring, exuberant, heavy rock in the vain of Pixies, but with a femininity all their own. This record fucking rocks.
Aug 19, 2019
85
One of those albums that reveals itself slowly over multiple listens. This record is vast, complex, and, at its heart, utterly brilliant. It's got a slow vibe all its own, and the songwriting here puts McCombs' years of experience on full display.
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