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Leaving None But Small Birds

The Body & Big Brave

Leaving None But Small Birds

First collaboration between the Providence experimental metal duo and the Montreal metal trio produced by Seth Manchester

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  1. 8.5 |   Paste Magazine

    The two cutting-edge metal groups eschew their individual styles for a powerful folk collaboration
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  2. 8.0 |   PopMatters

    The Body and BIG|BRAVE’s Leaving None But Small Birds is a rich, elemental, and engrossing slice of doom-laden American folk music
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  3. 8.0 |   The Quietus

    In place of metal’s various shapes of aggression, Leaving None But Small Birds turns to the emotional density of folk and traditional tunes to tell enduring stories of suffering, tragic loves, and forgotten lives
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  4. 7.3 |   Spectrum Culture

    Leaving None But Small Birds retains the defining characteristics (good and bad) of both bands within a framework completely outside the wheelhouse of what they were playing with a matter of months ago
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  5. 7.0 |   Exclaim

    A kind of collaborative effort sorely needed in heavy music, Leaving None but Small Birds is a departure for both bands that results in a mostly positive and rewarding listening experience
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  6. 6.0 |   All Music

    Both acts channel traditional folk music's power to express extreme desire, sorrow, and emptiness, occasionally driving the bitterness home by pushing the decibels into the red
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