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Love Will Be Reborn

Martha Wainwright

Love Will Be Reborn

Sixth album from the Canadian singer-songwriter produced by Pierre Marchand

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  1. 8.0 |   The Independent

    She frequently weaponises her voice, snarling and howling her pain into the ether; on the French-spoken piano ballad “Falaise de Malaise”, though, she is whisperingly vulnerable. What an extraordinary artist Martha Wainwright is
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  2. 8.0 |   Uncut

    Fizzing creativity is audible across the whole record. Print edition only

  3. 8.0 |   Mojo

    Wainwright's fifth LP has artistry galore. Print edition only

  4. 8.0 |   All Music

    One can only hope Martha Wainwright doesn't have to go through this much pain the next time she writes an album, but Love Will Be Reborn at least reminds us that she was able to build something remarkable out of all that chaos
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  5. 8.0 |   musicOMH

    It may be an album that’s been borne out of darkness, but as another Canadian wordsmith once sang, there’s a crack in everything, that’s how the light gets in
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  6. 8.0 |   American Songwriter

    If artistry is the product of passion, then Wainwright has demonstrated yet again that she’s capable of channeling it better than most
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  7. 7.7 |   Northern Transmissions

    It is a lengthy album, almost an hour and eleven songs altogether, but there is great variety from start to finish, and the story, given that time, gets as close to fully told as possible
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  8. 7.6 |   Pitchfork

    On her first album in five years, the singer-songwriter meditates on love, grief, and motherhood with vibrant melodies and newfound perspective
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  9. 7.0 |   Spectrum Culture

    The reemergence of a woman finding her way back from a volatile period
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  10. 7.0 |   Slant Magazine

    The boldest expressive choices on Martha Wainwright’s Love Will Be Reborn are vocal rather than thematic
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  11. 7.0 |   Exclaim

    As surprisingly and pleasingly intimate and stripped down of an album you're going to hear from someone as naturally theatrical as Martha Wainwright
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