Diluvia - Freelance Whales
Metascore
70

Generally favorable reviews - based on 10 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 10
  2. Negative: 0 out of 10
  1. Oct 10, 2012
    91
    With this grower, Freelance Whales have avoided the sophomore slump and grown into one of indie rock's most intriguing new acts.
  2. While it may lack the immediate magnetism of Weathervanes, there's plenty of reasons to think when all is said and done, Diluvia will be the album that carries them forward and cements their status as one of New York City's most creative and rewarding indie bands.
User Score
8.3

Universal acclaim- based on 6 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
  1. Nov 17, 2013
    8
    Diluvia is a simply captivating album, tastefully marrying addicting electronic hooks with beautiful folky strings, all tied together byDiluvia is a simply captivating album, tastefully marrying addicting electronic hooks with beautiful folky strings, all tied together by entrancing vocals. Although not an immediately pop-ish album, Diluvia instead focuses upon emotion and atmosphere, creating a sound that is altogether a breath of fresh air and a very worth-while listen. If you're looking for interesting song structure, heavy emotion, beautiful instrumentals, and a highly enjoyable electronic style, then you've picked the right album. Full Review »