I gave into my poptimism years ago! The album has a few spectacular songs. Seriously, go give "More Than A Memory" or "Hurt So Good" a listen. I revisited this album after seeing it pop up on a lot of year end lists from folks I respect and I'm glad I did!
I think its awesome. She's not for me but I can see why people like her.
7/11 - BECK!!!!!!!!!
7/19 - King Buzzo
7/24 - A Sunny Day In Glasgow
7/26 - Curren$y
8/1 - The Chainsmokers
8/7 - Nine Inch Nails/Soundgarden
8/8 - The Toadies
9/4-9/6 - Hopscotch Music Fest
9/10 - Pinback
9/11 - DJ Shadow
9/12 - Cibo Matto
10/17 - Courtney Barnett
12/12 - Black Keys/St. Vincent
I think it's solid. There's definitely better music to float around in the sky to though.
Give us a list? Maybe someone is going to float around in the sky later.
Well to start off with, I think this is a much better version of the ideas that he was trying to pursue:
Also, if you haven't checked out Youth Lagoon's album from last year, Year of Hibernation, it has a similar aesthetic: lo-fi falsetto vocals, dense production that flirts with electronic influences, and vaguely lonely and distraught lyrical themes.