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Matt Maltese


Second album from the Reading singer-songwriter recorded mostly in his bedroom

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  1. 8.0 |   NME

    The south London singer-songwriter scales back on a hushed and beautiful second album that lacks the razzle-dazzle of his debut but dials up the heartache
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  2. 8.0 |   The Line Of Best Fit

    An artist bursting with true musicianship and this record demonstrates the versatility that underpins his enormous talent
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  3. 8.0 |   Q

    Smart, affecting and rich in melody, Krystal reveals Maltese to be very much the full ticket. Print edition only

  4. 8.0 |   Gigwise

    Krystal is a lesson in the art of simplicity as the ultimate sophistication
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  5. 7.3 |   Paste Magazine

    Krystal may not be as charming or musically distinctive as its predecessor, but if a breakup has left you with nothing to do but “curl up and die,” then Matt Maltese’s second album is the calming, pillow-crying record you need
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  6. 7.0 |   DIY

    As enviably funny as ever, but this time a little more self-aware
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