How To Walk Away

  • Record Label: Ye Olde
  • Release Date: Aug 19, 2008
Metascore
72

Generally favorable reviews - based on 11 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 11
  2. Negative: 0 out of 11
  1. Under The Radar
    60
    What Hatfield lacks in lyrical grace--she makes up in conviction. [Summer 2008, p.82]
  2. If only there was more of this devilish grit on How To Walk Away.
  3. Produced by Andy Chase of the indie-pop band Ivy, the record pairs Ms. Hatfield’s compact songs with an unabashedly commercial sound, a strategy that works about half the time.
  4. The album has its moments but suffers from fussy production.
User Score
8.3

Universal acclaim- based on 9 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
  1. KevinM.
    Aug 23, 2008
    8
    Very well produced. Great songwriting.
  2. MatthewB.
    Aug 22, 2008
    9
    It's very different for Juliana. It's a great pop album, but without losing all of her integrity. It's done in a tasteful, It's very different for Juliana. It's a great pop album, but without losing all of her integrity. It's done in a tasteful, artistic way and it's a really catchy album. The voice and guitars are unchanged. It's nice to have a slightly more modern sound to things. Full Review »