- Summary: Continually redefining herself in the realm of folk-pop singer/songwriters, McLachlan's latest delivery after seven years is filled with thoughtful lyrics and impassioned vocal harmonies, making the album worth the wait.
- Record Label: Arista
- Genre(s): Folk, Indie/Alternative
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RonaldR.Jun 15, 2010This in my opinion is Sarah's best work
ferdinandos.Jun 16, 2010Simply amazing.
RobD.Jun 17, 2010Lovely, simply lovely.
JDPJun 15, 2010Her best since Fumbling Towards Ecstasy. Light, airy and classic Sarah.
RobertL.Jun 16, 2010Been a fan for years and have been looking forward to this album for 7 years. I think it was worth the wait. Really enjoying it.
MichaelAJun 16, 2010This is a better album overall than Afterglow, which had two good songs -- the first and the last ones -- and a lot of meandering filler This is a better album overall than Afterglow, which had two good songs -- the first and the last ones -- and a lot of meandering filler between. While I wish she'd let go of the meticulously ironed-out studio sound on some tracks, the songs here are the best she's done since Surfacing.… Expand
Dec 5, 2013Effortless and effort-less describe this album the best. Slow, prodding with nary a hook. Tagging two tracks from the greatest hits albumEffortless and effort-less describe this album the best. Slow, prodding with nary a hook. Tagging two tracks from the greatest hits album tells you much what is going on. Fulfilling contractual obligations? Where's the magnificence associated with Sarah McLachlan. While many find Afterglow repetitive and languishing, Laws of Illusion makes Afterglow a masterpiece. And the latter had more than just a handful of heartfelt tunes.… Expand
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