Highest Recent Ratings

Albums to watch

I Killed your Dog


I Killed your Dog

Third album from the Brooklyn based multi-instrumentalist Taja Cheek

ADM rating[?]


Mexican Summer
UK Release date
US Release date
  1. 9.1 |   Paste Magazine

    Taja Cheek’s third album as L’Rain expands the experimental project’s sonic and emotional territories while cross-examining love and genre
    Read Review

  2. 8.7 |   Pitchfork

    With an elliptical and bewitching new album, Taja Cheek turns her expansive, introspective compositions toward surreal humor and playfulness
    Read Review

  3. 8.0 |   All Music

    Every bit as creative and trippy as L'Rain's first two albums, I Killed Your Dog has some of the artist's most relatable lyrics, and cuts closer to the bone
    Read Review

  4. 8.0 |   The Skinny

    In conversation with her previous work, I Killed Your Dog explores feelings of thoughtlessness, emotional damage, absent-minded stupidity and more
    Read Review

  5. 8.0 |   The Quietus

    L’Rain has produced another fascinating record, a reappraisal of past work, while managing not to repeat herself. It is a very interesting album, as much about resilience as it is grief
    Read Review

  6. 8.0 |   musicOMH

    Brooklyn multi-instrumentalist’s third album expertly splices sounds and styles to create something distinctive and original
    Read Review

  7. 8.0 |   Loud And Quiet

    By the end of the record, L’Rain finds more peace, even when still questioning herself and the world
    Read Review

  8. 8.0 |   Northern Transmissions

    L’Rain has created a unique and unsettling sonic landscape that invites you to embrace the chaos and uncover the beauty hidden within
    Read Review

  9. 7.8 |   Spectrum Culture

    The joy on the album co-exists with the sorrow, and the journey is one well worth taking, even if it means having to hear some dread-inducing synthesizers
    Read Review

blog comments powered by Disqus

Watch it

Roll over video for more options

Hear it

Latest Reviews

More reviews