Aug 23, 2015This album is absolutely beautiful. The almost constant repitition of the melodies makes him melancholic and sad, in a good way, in the way ofThis album is absolutely beautiful. The almost constant repitition of the melodies makes him melancholic and sad, in a good way, in the way of art.
I must say that "Holding" is one of my all time favourite songs due to his ambience and expressiveness.
I don't give 10 to this album just because I think the last song is a bit boring.
That's all: Great album.… Expand
Nov 6, 2014Really not all that much.
Yes, it is quite emotional at some points, and the almost ethereal sound (due to the production) of her voice areReally not all that much.
Yes, it is quite emotional at some points, and the almost ethereal sound (due to the production) of her voice are involving... Until it all just starts to repeat for almost 40 minutes.
It doesn't FEEL as an honest album, more like someone trying to be someone (s)he's not. I just don't feel all the loneliness and sadness of it to be true, it seems she's just trying to fake it, to sell it.
It's not that I can't like any album made with simple melodies, instrumentation and production (it works pretty damn well sometimes), but I just can't like an album that doesn't sound sincere (which is something that happens in every genre of music).
Far from being a remarkable album, or even one of the year's best.
In my opinion, of course.… Expand
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