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  • Summary: The debut full-length release for the singer-songwriter was recorded in St. Louis.
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  1. 90
    Using music as an outlet for often irresolvable frustrations that we can all share in, Vera Sola establishes herself as a unique talent. On her debut, an album awash with tormenting demons, she emerges unfrightened, defiantly alone, from the shade.
  2. Q Magazine
    Nov 21, 2018
    80
    Ultimately Sola's muse remains rooted in the nocturnal. [Jan 2019, p.113]
  3. Mojo
    Nov 21, 2018
    80
    Think Jolie Holland, or P.J. Harvey's To Bring You My Love, and prepare to be entranced. [Jan 2019, p.90]
  4. Uncut
    Nov 21, 2018
    70
    The lowering, incantatory "Circles," suggesting Peggy Lee fronting a minimalist Warpaint, and the doomy rebetika of "Loving Loving" stand out, but there's much to admire. [Dec 2018, p.33]