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Hop Up

Orlando Weeks

Hop Up

Second solo album from the former Maccabees frontman produced by Nathan Jenkin

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  1. 8.0 |   Loud And Quiet

    It’s hard to see this album as anything other than a natural step into the left-field for Orlando Weeks: a distinguished metamorphosis of style as much as subject
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  2. 8.0 |   NME

    On this second indie-pop album inspired by parenthood, the singer sounds more optimistic than ever – and his endlessly sunny outlook is infectious
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  3. 8.0 |   Gigwise

    If A Quickening was the half-empty glass, Hop Up is the refill
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  4. 8.0 |   Dork

    It may not have the bangers of old, but those days are gone for now. Instead, it basks in a peaceful reverie that is like swimming through velvet, and is a perfect balm for these dark winter nights
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  5. 8.0 |   God Is In The TV

    In the midst of winter Hop Up is an album that’s welcomingly warm and brings a smile when listened
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  6. 8.0 |   musicOMH

    This is, without cliché, a life affirming record
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  7. 7.0 |   The Line Of Best Fit

    Hop Up lives up to its buoyant name, carefree, poignant and a tonic of testing times
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