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Our Two skins


Our Two skins

Second album from the Australian folktronica singer-songwriter Sophie Payten

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  1. 8.5 |   The Line Of Best Fit

    Payten reckons with big decisions and big changes, claiming them as part of her life to beautiful effect
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  2. 8.3 |   Beats Per Minute

    Her second album is an unpretentious thrill, the nature of its creation inextricably linked to its lyrical outlook, made by a woman who’s been through the wringer but has emerged from a period of turmoil daringly and undoubtedly herself
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  3. 8.0 |   The Music

    These songs feel equal parts empowering and reflective, set to Gordi’s smorgasbord of folk, pop and piano ballads

  4. 8.0 |   PopMatters

    Gordi's Our Two Skins chronicles difficulties and revelations against a backdrop of electronic-inspired folk
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  5. 7.6 |   Pitchfork

    On her sparse and riveting second album, the singer-songwriter examines the personal cost of embracing difficult emotional truths
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  6. 7.0 |   Exclaim

    The album's greatest strength is Gordi's ability to render intimate details into poetic, evocative lyrics. Our Two Skins brings the singer's personal experiences to the forefront, and at times the music seemingly takes a backseat, quietly carrying her declarations to fruition
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  7. 7.0 |   All Music

    The more-intimate follow-up to her Australia-charting debut draws on major life events, including struggles with identity
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