- Summary: On their third full-length, the Icelandic band Mum continues to blend pastoral electronica with the distinctive vocals (think The Cranes as a comparison) of Kristín Anna Valtýsdóttir.
- Record Label: Fat Cat
- Genre(s): Indie, Electronic
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Yes, there are the makings of an ambient symphony... but the more prominent strains of folk instrumentation--accordions, banjos and glockenspiels--suggest to us that maybe it's not all gloom and glum. [#10, p.91]
Positive: 5 out of 5
Mixed: 0 out of 5
Negative: 0 out of 5
Mr.WhiteJul 6, 2009This is one of my all-time favorite albums, and my favorite album of mum.
carlosDec 5, 2005The first few times i listened to summer make good i didn't think it was as good as finally we are no one, but after a few more listens The first few times i listened to summer make good i didn't think it was as good as finally we are no one, but after a few more listens i've grown to like it just as much. Mum once again creates a record of beautiful soundscapes. I don't get how so many music critics love the new sigur ros but didn't like this.… Expand
BenjaminBunnySep 8, 2004Otherworldly, cinematic and haunting--imagine Godspeed going pop.
ChrisLFeb 13, 2005Not as good as their other albums.
DamianhOct 7, 2006not as conventional as 'finally we are no one' however if being dis illusioned by some far away place you left behind in your not as conventional as 'finally we are no one' however if being dis illusioned by some far away place you left behind in your childhood is bearable then its worth the buy… Expand
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