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  • Summary: This is the first full-length studio release in 11 years for the collaboration between Norwegian electronic producers Lindstrøm and Prins Thomas.
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  • Record Label: Smalltown Supersound
  • Genre(s): Electronic, Downtempo, Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Dance, Ambient Techno, Neo-Disco
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  1. Nov 19, 2020
    80
    Those who prefer the more straightforward and rousing fare the two have released outside this project should be advised that III is definitely more ethereal drift than shooting star. Longtime fans will know what to expect, however, and while it's more of the same perhaps, it's arguably the best iteration yet.
  2. Nov 19, 2020
    70
    III is not a record that makes too many demands on the listener’s attention: its instrumentation is calm, unintrusive and balearic, and the songs tend towards a slow evolution rather than a formal structure per se.
  3. Uncut
    Nov 19, 2020
    70
    A more concise affair [than II], with only one of its six tracks over eight minutes. It's also more laid-back. [Jan 2021, p.28]
  4. Nov 19, 2020
    70
    III is much more concise than other Lindstrøm & Prins Thomas albums, but it still reaches toward the outer limits the way that only their work can.