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Bell House

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Bell House

Second album and first for Polyvinyl from the Kansas City indie-pop band

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Polyvinyl Records / Ada
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  1. 7.4 |   Paste Magazine

    Reveals an uncommon combination of craft and charisma that should send Shy Boys on to bigger and better things
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  2. 7.0 |   Exclaim

    Bell House hooks you in from beginning to end, leaving a lasting impression one song after the next
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  3. 7.0 |   All Music

    With ten tracks coming in at under 25 minutes, Bell House almost goes by too fast for its richness, like sample-sized bakery treats that deserve a full course
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  4. 7.0 |   Drowned In Sound

    The tender romance of the piano-led ‘Disconnect’ and nostalgic closer ‘Champion’ put a bow on this slight, delightful package of slim, sweet tunes and will have you immediately returning to hit play on track 1 to experience the swiftly passing glow once more
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  5. 6.8 |   Pitchfork

    Sweet, funny, but sometimes inscrutable sophomore album
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  6. 4.9 |   Earbuddy

    Fine music to soundtrack a coffee house, though we’re not lacking for even better coffee house music
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  7. 3.0 |   Under The Radar

    Although short and quick-paced, the bare arrangements and mostly bland rhythms don't have any quaint peculiarities to make them flavorful
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