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Self Esteem

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Debut album of expansive pop from former Slow Club member Rebecca Lucy Taylor

ADM rating[?]

7.8

Label
Fiction
UK Release date
01/03/2019
US Release date
01/03/2019
  1. 9.0 |   Drowned In Sound

    Delights more and more with each spin - in part because the tunes are solid, but also because the heart and the intentions underneath are solid, too
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  2. 8.5 |   The Line Of Best Fit

    In her first outing as a solo artist, Taylor surmises an important lesson for us all: that of prioritising your own path and growth in spite of others trying to pull you astray
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  3. 8.0 |   God Is In The TV

    Stunning
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  4. 8.0 |   DIY

    You WILL love this record, and you will give it the respect it deserves
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  5. 8.0 |   The Guardian

    She is needy, vengeful, sly and covetous across these 16 songs, sentiments often delivered in falsetto lurches and supported by hefty backing vocals that underpin the sense of Taylor as a formidable presence
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  6. 8.0 |   Under The Radar

    Reinvented and revitalised, rightly Taylor has taken her position as a real pop star and this album is a brilliant opening salvo
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  7. 8.0 |   The Skinny

    Vocally and lyrically charged, Self Esteem’s debut is one that takes several paths in its journey, revealing Rebecca Taylor as a remarkable vocalist and a powerful lyricist
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  8. 8.0 |   music OMH

    An album full of pop bangers that manage to be ambitious, fun, infectiously danceable and, at times, bruisingly self-lacerating
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  9. 7.0 |   Loud And Quiet

    Delivers a true portrait of the artist, flaws and all
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