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Life After Youth

Land Of Talk

Life After Youth

Third album of anthemic indie rock from the Montreal trio led by Elizabeth Powell

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Republic of Music / Saddle Creek
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  1. 8.6 |   Paste Magazine

    She has not only made the best record of her career, it’s also one of the strongest solo releases from any past or present Broken Social Scene members
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  2. 8.0 |   NOW

    Land of Talk continue to showcase Powell’s singular musical vision, sounding a hopeful, tuneful note in her long-awaited return
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  3. 8.0 |   Exclaim

    With Life After Youth, Powell has gifted us a beautiful treatise on how to think about life, relationships and what's important
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  4. 8.0 |   Uncut

    The new songs possess an engaging spareness and intimacy. Print edition only

  5. 8.0 |   The Irish Times

    A shoo-in for the end of year lists
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  6. 8.0 |   DIY

    One for when you’re feeling reflective
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  7. 7.5 |   A.V. Club

    A welcome reminder of why Land Of Talk was missed, and a promising glimpse at a second chance
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  8. 7.5 |   The Line Of Best Fit

    A strong and exciting return for fans and band alike
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  9. 7.3 |   Earbuddy

    Elizabeth Powell gets back to what she's meant to do on Land of Talk's first album in seven years
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  10. 7.0 |   Under The Radar

    The 31-year-old songstress is back, and sounding like she's freshly caught fire
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  11. 7.0 |   PopMatters

    After a seven-year hiatus, Land of Talk return with a rock album obsessed with mortality
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  12. 7.0 |   Pitchfork

    Full of unpredictable songwriting twists and poetically opaque lyrics
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  13. 6.0 |   The Skinny

    A little torpor is forgivable and perhaps even to be expected on a record that dwells so unflinchingly before the abyss of adulthood
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  14. 6.0 |   Spectrum Culture

    A more satisfying, fully-formed set of songs than any they’ve released thus far
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