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Vinyl LP pressing. Includes digital download. Made during summer 2020, Loraine James' second Hyperdub album, Reflection, is a turbulent expression of inner-space, laid out in unflinching honesty, offering gentle empathy and bitter-sweet hope. Reflection further develops a unique pop sensibility realised on last year's Nothing EP, while tones of Drill and R&B seep through into this collection too. In contrast to the brash splashes of 2019's For You And I LP and the grimey anger of 'Nothing', Reflection is pared-down and confident, taking the listener through how last year felt as a young black queer woman in a world that has suddenly stopped moving, the arc of the album peppered with Loraine's diaristic confessions. Travelling effortlessly from gentle pop-trap to downcast drill, from Drexciyan techno glide to airy R&B, 'Reflection' is a brave step forward for a unique and creative 21st century musician.
Vinyl LP pressing. Includes digital download. Made during summer 2020, Loraine James' second Hyperdub album, Reflection, is a turbulent expression of inner-space, laid out in unflinching honesty, offering gentle empathy and bitter-sweet hope. Reflection further develops a unique pop sensibility realised on last year's Nothing EP, while tones of Drill and R&B seep through into this collection too. In contrast to the brash splashes of 2019's For You And I LP and the grimey anger of 'Nothing', Reflection is pared-down and confident, taking the listener through how last year felt as a young black queer woman in a world that has suddenly stopped moving, the arc of the album peppered with Loraine's diaristic confessions. Travelling effortlessly from gentle pop-trap to downcast drill, from Drexciyan techno glide to airy R&B, 'Reflection' is a brave step forward for a unique and creative 21st century musician.
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Format: Vinyl
Label: HYPERDUB
Rel. Date: 09/10/2021
UPC: 5056321637369

Reflections [Download Included]
Artist: Loraine James
Format: Vinyl
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Vinyl LP pressing. Includes digital download. Made during summer 2020, Loraine James' second Hyperdub album, Reflection, is a turbulent expression of inner-space, laid out in unflinching honesty, offering gentle empathy and bitter-sweet hope. Reflection further develops a unique pop sensibility realised on last year's Nothing EP, while tones of Drill and R&B seep through into this collection too. In contrast to the brash splashes of 2019's For You And I LP and the grimey anger of 'Nothing', Reflection is pared-down and confident, taking the listener through how last year felt as a young black queer woman in a world that has suddenly stopped moving, the arc of the album peppered with Loraine's diaristic confessions. Travelling effortlessly from gentle pop-trap to downcast drill, from Drexciyan techno glide to airy R&B, 'Reflection' is a brave step forward for a unique and creative 21st century musician.

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