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Where It Hits You

Jim White

Where It Hits You

Sixth studio album from the Pensacola-born alt country singer-songwriter

ADM rating[?]

7.0

Label
Yep Roc
UK Release date
28/02/2012
US Release date
21/02/2012
  1. 8.0 |   Uncut

    Finally feels like a worthy successor to No Such Place. Print edition only

  2. 8.0 |   Scotland on Sunday

    White has the lived-in look and feel of a man who came to making music late, and is now determined to make every second count
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  3. 8.0 |   DIY

    An excellent collection of soul-bearing Americana
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  4. 8.0 |   Independent on Sunday

    In the 15 years since Wrong-Eyed Jesus, White's seen many a sad-sack alt.country singer come and go
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  5. 7.0 |   Bowlegs

    Shouldn’t be seen as a soundtrack to a break-up – it’s much too vital for that. It’s dripping in sadness, something exacerbated by White’s lonesome heartbroken vocals
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  6. 7.0 |   The 405

    This album may have had a tricky gestation period but it comes across as a worthy addition to Jim White's work to date
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  7. 7.0 |   PopMatters

    There’s a coherent view presented here, but it’s not one that ever lets the listener feel too stable
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  8. 7.0 |   Drowned In Sound

    This is an album of heart break and hurt
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  9. 6.0 |   The Independent

    There are moments, during the plaintive "The Way of Alone" and "State of Grace", and the desperately positive "Infinite Mind", when it's like intruding on private grief
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  10. 6.0 |   The Irish Times

    The folksy backdrops swap with turbulent funk and more shadowy settings to play host to his left-field ruminations
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  11. 6.0 |   Mojo

    Still showing young pretenders a clean set of Cuban heals. Print edition only


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