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Vulnicura Strings


Vulnicura Strings

An acoustic companion to the Icelandic singer's ninth album Vulnicura featuring additional string arrangements

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  1. 9.0 |   The Line Of Best Fit

    Sees Björk restructuring an already phenomenal work of art and creating an even more desolate mood than the phenomenal Vulnicura
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  2. 9.0 |   Gig Soup

    It is surprisingly far more intense, by giving Björk’s tormented vocals more space, in a closer mic recorded version
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  3. 8.0 |   The Irish Times

    Vulnicura Strings may not displace the original in listeners’ affections, but it does present another fascinating dimension
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  4. 8.0 |   The Music

    Compelling immersive listening experiences that touchingly weave through bleak moments of sadness
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  5. 8.0 |   The Arts Desk

    This collection has a rare depth and fascination that can be found almost nowhere else
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  6. 8.0 |   music OMH

    A beautiful and fascinating companion album to one of the year’s very best records
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  7. 8.0 |   Drowned In Sound

    This is both a joy to listen to and a chance to focus on Björk’s string arrangements and the frustration contained therein
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  8. 7.0 |   Uncut

    A satisfying, if not earth-shattering, experiment. Print edition only

  9. 6.8 |   Pitchfork

    It's unlikely that Vulnicura Strings will replace anyone's original copy of the record—its existence feels more symbolic than anything else
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  10. 6.0 |   Spectrum Culture

    Vulnicura Strings is pale and anemic in comparison to its parent album
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