Andrew Dickens: The National, I Am Easy to Find

Author
Newstalk ZB ,
Section
Audio,
Publish Date
Saturday, 18 May 2019, 12:35PM
(Photo / Getty)

Artist: The National

Album: I Am Easy to Find

Quite an album. The film is a killer. The songs are wise and observant but with the female voices singing in The Nationals familiar style it adds so much texture to a well trodden National path.  Mike Mills has pulled out the hackneyed musical tricks that threatened to "Coldplay" the last album.  The addition of a vast orchestra means the album has a familiar yet fresh new sound. I've always been a fan but this is the best thing they've done for a decade. 9/10

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