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First Aid Kit


Fifth album from the Swedish indie folk duo produced by Daniel Bengtson

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  1. 8.6 |   Northern Transmissions

    The sisters have crafted and album for the long haul winter, one made more many listen around the dinner table or long blaring roadtrips
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  2. 8.1 |   Spectrum Culture

    From their vantage point in Sweden, these two ladies head off in new directions, charging forward with abandon
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  3. 8.0 |   The Arts Desk

    It's an album of wanderlust, of wanting to be somewhere or someone you're not, and then working out how to get there
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  4. 8.0 |   Under The Radar

    While Palomino represents a slight shift in First Aid Kit’s sound, its evolution, not revolution and there’s plenty to admire in terms of the Söderberg’s unerring ability to craft beautiful celestial harmonies and conjure a sense of the mystical and magical out of the ether
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  5. 8.0 |   Evening Standard

    The Swedish sisters have returned with a euphoric new work
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  6. 8.0 |   Dork

    A considered evolution that gives them space to try new things alongside the vintage sounds they made their name modernising
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  7. 8.0 |   All Music

    An optimistic, feel-good outing that's determined to move forward -- and maybe already has
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  8. 8.0 |   NME

    The Swedish duo remain a consistently charming listen and on album five, they appear sonically liberated
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  9. 8.0 |   PopMatters

    First Aid Kit are no longer a one-trick pony—that horse being Americana. With Palomino the indie-folk duo have taken a step forward, incorporating more pop
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  10. 7.0 |   musicOMH

    The Swedish sisters’ ability to tug on the heartstrings is still very much in evidence on their first record since their debut to be recorded back in their native Stockholm
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  11. 7.0 |   XS Noize

    The height of fame isn’t for everyone, and for the Söderberg’s being respected by their peers and loved by those in the know is more than enough
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  12. 7.0 |   Clash

    This is truly an album to draw comfort from throughout winter
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