Review this album
Feb 12, 2012James Blake is an overhyped indie artist with nothing really behind his pretentious music style... People praise The Wilhelm Scream without actually realising that it was his father who wrote the song. The production is dull, and overall, this release is boring.
Awards & Rankings
The WireApr 28, 2011Like Portishead, this album may very well achieve background ubiquity, but that should not be allowed to obscure the strangeness and currency of this record. [Mar 2011, p.46]
Entertainment WeeklyApr 8, 2011An intriguing concept, not always fully realized. [1 Apr 2011, p.77]
MojoApr 6, 2011London singer-songwriter attempts to annex the middle ground between Benga and Anthony Hegarty. [March 2011, p. 96]