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The new full length album from Kingston visitors AJR.
Earlier this year, their single “Burn the House Down” became a semi-official anthem against gun violence by the March For Our Lives. They hit one or two adjacent notes here, too. “Birthday Party” is sung from the perspective of a newborn baby in the hospital: “I bet my ignorance is always bliss/Except ignoring pigment in our skin/I bet my country’s nice to immigrants,” the theoretical infant assumes. Elsewhere, AJR sing about coming of age from a more personal perspective: “Don’t Throw Out My Legos” is a saccharine but strangely affecting ode to lost innocence, riding pensive pianos and an ascending beat as they turn “I don’t wanna move on” into a boy-band lament, and “100 Bad Days” is a catchy catalogue of potential life-altering tragedies (“I wrote a song that no one knows/I played a show and no one showed”).
Customers Who Bought This Also Picked Up…
- 1.Next Up Forever
- 2.Birthday Party
- 3.Bad Days
- 4.Don't Throw Out My Legos
- 5.Break My Face
- 6.Turning Out Pt. ii
- 7.The Entertainment's Here
- 10.Wow, I'm Not Crazy
- 11.Dear Winter
- 12.Finale (Can't Wait To See What You Do Next)
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Info correct on: 14/5/2019