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Glowing Mouth

Milagres

Glowing Mouth

Brooklyn based five piece release their debut album of indie-rock

ADM rating[?]

6.0

Label
Kill Rock Stars
UK Release date
13/09/2011
US Release date
13/09/2011
  1. 8.0 |   Blurt

    An impressively eclectic album that defies a set genre, Glowing Mouth delicately balances its organic, ambient music with an electronic undertone
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  2. 8.0 |   BBC

    Across these 11 tracks are echoes of Coldplay, Grizzly Bear, British Sea Power and more
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  3. 8.0 |   Independent on Sunday

    They sound like a cross between Coldplay and Arcade Fire without ever being insufferable
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  4. 8.0 |   The Guardian

    In making epic but intimate anthems, Milagres haven't reinvented the wheel, but these are beautiful, romantic songs to learn and sing
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  5. 7.0 |   The Fly

    As emotionally jolting and cosily reassuring as a night in with a David Attenborough boxset
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  6. 7.0 |   Spin

    Glowing Mouth's general disillusionment anchors its sprawl
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  7. 7.0 |   Prefix

    Not the ultimate revelation it sets out to be, but Milagres put on a charming show
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  8. 6.0 |   Consequence Of Sound

    Hook-driven, keyboard-laden songs
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  9. 6.0 |   The Observer

    Though indebted to a handful of acts (Wild Beasts, Coldplay, Grizzly Bear), is quietly dramatic and, at best, lyrical
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  10. 6.0 |   music OMH

    The highs are certainly high, yet the lows eventually take over the asylum
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  11. 6.0 |   Scotland on Sunday

    This will be looked back upon as an auspicious beginning
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  12. 6.0 |   The 405

    You feel that Wild Beasts could make an album like this in their sleep
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  13. 6.0 |   Q

    Print edition only

  14. 5.5 |   Bowlegs

    Feeling over-arranged at times, there are sections in every song that really pull us in only to be left confused by the next transition...but we can’t say that the album hasn’t interested us
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  15. 5.0 |   The Line Of Best Fit

    Just too hit-and-miss to be a good record
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  16. 4.0 |   NME

    A pleasant listen, but it's hardly fresh. Print edition only

  17. 4.0 |   Drowned In Sound

    The only thing I can actually think of when I listen to Milagres is Coldplay
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  18. 4.0 |   State

    A band trying to go mainstream before they have even conquered the indie crowd
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  19. 4.0 |   Uncut

    Print edition only


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