Informal Review: James Blake – S/T

James Blake-S/T
He’s got a voice that sounds like a cross between Bon Iver and Antony, and like Iver, he’s not afraid to Auto Tune it to aesthetic effect. What I like most about Blake is his ability to write very fragile melodies that often feel wispy, like they’re about to blow away or resolve themselves in the quietest manner possible. But it’s also a narcotic, a lonely soundscape album that is a little too sleepy for me. But “Give Me My Month” is almost unbearably beautiful.
 favs: “Give Me My Month”
This entry was posted in Reviews and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s