Believe You Me

OMBRE

Believe You Me

Collaborative dream pop and ambient electronica album between Asthmatic Kitty labelmates, Latin psych-folk artist Helado Negro and singer Julianna Barwick

ADM rating[?]

7.1

Label
Asthmatic Kitty
UK Release date
27/08/2012
US Release date
21/08/2012
  1. 8.5 |   Bowlegs

    Transcends both the artists’ solo efforts, which is high praise indeed
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  2. 8.0 |   Prefix

    Let the record's subtleties sink into you. It takes its time, but its rewards are plentiful
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  3. 8.0 |   Drowned In Sound

    It’s immensely listenable throughout, but at its best – with ‘Vistate’ and ‘Cara Falsa’ – it’s truly spellbinding
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  4. 8.0 |   BBC

    Sultry summer nights following somnolent summer days, you’ve just found your new soundtrack
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  5. 8.0 |   PopMatters

    A rich wall of ambience is invoked and sustained over the course of ten tracks
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  6. 7.1 |   Pitchfork

    A collaboration between two dyed-in-the-wool daydreamers, finding both harmony and intriguing incongruity in their respective visions
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  7. 7.0 |   Consequence Of Sound

    Dream pop may be a genre du jour, but few produce material quite so dreamy as Believe You Me
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  8. 7.0 |   All Music

    The album is perhaps inevitably closer in sound and structure to an Helado effort, but Barwick's voice is still unmistakably present throughout, both literally - if at times substantially muffled and refracted - and evocatively
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  9. 7.0 |   Uncut

    Summertime daydreaming from inspired pairing. Print edition only

  10. 6.0 |   The Line Of Best Fit

    For dedicated fans of ambient avant gardism this is a delightful nocturnal ramble indeed. For those in search of something more traditional and accessible it’ll be a little bit of a nightmare
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  11. 6.0 |   Mojo

    Something of an art-house installation. Print edition only


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