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King Creosote


Fiftieth studio album and first in seven years from the eclectic Fife-based alt.folk singer-songwriter & guitarist Kenny Anderson

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  1. 9.0 |   Spectrum Culture

    On I DES, Kenny Anderson is fascinated with, in denial of, and mourning the belief that life is just the time each of us borrows from the universe
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  2. 8.0 |   musicOMH

    Kenny Anderson returns with his first album in seven years, a slowburning set of songs full of delicate beauty and affecting, idiosyncratic warmth
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  3. 8.0 |   The Skinny

    King Creosote's latest album I DES is a largely jubilant and life-affirming meditation on life and mortality
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  4. 8.0 |   All Music

    Perhaps it's not King Creosote's most cohesive effort, but it's an appropriately ambitious celebration of his first 25 years
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  5. 8.0 |   Clash

    The 36 minute ambience of ‘Drone In B’ allows space to contemplate all that has come before; and the conclusion is that ‘I DES’ is a celebration of future possibilities, and a truly beautiful listen
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  6. 8.0 |   Uncut

    The manic, galloping "Susie Mullen" proves Anderson's still got a nose for fun. Print edition only

  7. 8.0 |   Mojo

    If life's what you make it, here Anderson makes it sound very beautiful indeed. Print edition only

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