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8.7

Universal acclaim- based on 9 Ratings

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  1. Nov 20, 2013
    10
    While this album is very much different compared to her other releases, Invisible Empire Crescent Moon has a special heart both in my music library and heart. The track "Made of Glass" is a masterpiece. Literally everyone that I have asked (sometimes forced) to listen to the track finds it very appealing and comforting. The set is also very balanced musically speaking. There's rock, folk, piano, ballad, power, just everything in this magnificent release. Expand
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74

Generally favorable reviews - based on 11 Critics

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  1. Positive: 8 out of 11
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  1. Aug 28, 2013
    70
    There's a soft Americana influence here, and in a way it's reminiscent of early Big Star. [Aug-Sep 2013, p.100]
  2. Aug 8, 2013
    60
    This is an album Tunstall likely needed to make, a catharsis in song that would inevitably sound far removed from her first three efforts.
  3. Aug 6, 2013
    50
    Despite using occasional strings, steel drums euphonium, woodwinds, and even a mellotron, this is not a slick affair.