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Lorde - Melodrama

Discussion in 'Pop & Justice' started by Bobbyrae, May 7, 2015.

  1. Exactly, there is no bad song. Only one song is below a 10 and even that's a 9.
     
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  2. Melodrama still remains one of the greatest albums to be ever made. It still sounds as visceral and mesmerising as it did couple of years ago. A work of master craftsmanship.
     
  3. I think about "They'll hang us in the Louvre / Down the back, but who cares - still the Louvre" so much.
     
  4. I was in the Louvre a couple of weeks back thinking constantly about this.

    The real kii is that there is no "down the back" cos it's an enormous u-shape (that literally goes on forever, my poor feet). Didn't even find the Mona Lisa. (Maybe she was down the back.)
     
  5. I revisited it again after a long time today and I am completely shook. I had forgotten just how good it was. Or rather, in hindsight, I don't think I gave it the chance it deserved when it was released.
     
  6. This album is everything an album should be. I miss her.
     
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  7. It pains me to think of how long I have to wait until I see her live again, but if there’s one artist we shouldn’t rush it’s Lorde.
     
  8. I miss Lorde, 'Buzzcut Season' is still that summer track
     
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  9. Sam

    Sam

    Been listening to Yellow Flicker Beat a lot lately. The video is a complete and utter serve

     
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  10. Glory and Gore though phew wiggy wig a bitty bit.
     
  11. Sam

    Sam

    Gaggy and Gag really did that
     
  12. Pure Heroine did make plenty of points that alluded to just how strong of a vision she would convey on Melodrama. Ribs, 400 Lux, Team, Tennis Court, Glory and Gore and Buzzcut Season in particular are all exceptional pop songs. It falls off a tad in the latter half but that’s one hell of an opening set.
     
  13. The sequence of five tracks from 400 Lux to Team is a frankly ridiculous run of 10s and 11s and still the best 20 minutes from either album. It's to die for. You can't even single out a highlight, but 400 Lux in particular is everything to me.
     
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  14. Sam

    Sam

    Tracks 1 to 11 from Melodrama are the best 40 minutes from either album though

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  16. Okay but Buzzcut Season and The Louvre are the obvious 11’s amongst the 10’s.
     
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  17. 2014

    2014 Staff Member

    Coincidentally I listened to Pure Heroine at work today and Royals is easily the weakest track from it, huh?
     
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  18. Sam

    Sam

    Royals has always been her weakest track to be honest.

    Ribs and Perfect Places are my 11s from both albums, but there are a lot of 10.5s littered through each. I don't think Melodrama has less than an 8 for me, though.
     
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  19. That was a classic. That was a classic.
     
  20. No and no.

    Royals a weaker song than Still Sane or White Teeth Teens? Literally what?
     
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