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Circuit des Yeux


Seventh album from vocalist, composer, and producer Haley Fohr

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  1. 9.0 |   musicOMH

    With -io she has made a work that is both devastatingly personal and beautifully generous
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  2. 9.0 |   God Is In The TV

    Circuit des Yeux strides over the ‘tortured artist’ paradigm altogether, co-creating with the listener a humbling, healing experience through music and wild imagination. -io is a place all of us go to, Fohr reminds us we don’t have to stay
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  3. 8.5 |   Beats Per Minute

    Over the course of the album, we seem to hear Fohr coming to terms with the vastness of mortality, and realising that it is in itself beautiful – it is what makes life precious
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  4. 8.5 |   The Quietus

    This is a brave album about how to move on from grief. It’s challenging but totally compelling
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  5. 8.0 |   Spectrum Culture

    Through soundscapes as majestic as they are chaotic, Haley Fohr is trapped in -io, a networked world she is trying to escape
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  6. 8.0 |   Mojo

    -io doesn't try to ingratiate or console. Instead, Fohr ambitiously attempts to strip back protective coatings and cocoons, to show what happens when distractions peel away and the inevitable pushes through. Print edition only

  7. 7.8 |   Pitchfork

    Accompanied by strings, horns, and more, Haley Fohr has crafted her most expansive work to date, capturing a sprawl of emotions too complicated to be named
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  8. 7.0 |   Uncut

    It's Fohr's stunning vocal that drives the album. Print edition only

  9. 7.0 |   All Music

    Fohr's lyrics draw from personal experiences as well as scientific phenomena, and she elevates them with her dynamic, sometimes earth-shaking arrangements
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