Silver Ladders

Mary Lattimore

Silver Ladders

Third full-length album from the Los Angeles-based harpist working with producer Slowdive's Neil Halstead

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  1. 10.0 |   musicOMH

    The restraint and considerate proficiency that has characterised Lattimore’s work to date is omnipresent but an amiable new sense of liberation is emerging
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  2. 9.0 |   All Music

    A gorgeous immersion in loneliness, solitude, and perseverance that immediately sets a mood and could soundtrack the entirety of the colder seasons
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  3. 8.0 |   Exclaim

    Low-end synth tones throughout the album provide a melancholy aura that at times is given additional weight from Halstead's dreamy, wistful notes. But together, it all paints an exquisite picture; dramatic worlds that in themselves can evoke vast seas of emotion
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  4. 8.0 |   Uncut

    A mesmerising slowdive into the sonic depths. Print edition only

  5. 8.0 |   Mojo

    A lower case delight. Print edition only

  6. 8.0 |   The Quietus

    The beauty of the album is in that feeling of organic spontaneity, in the movements that suddenly depart and retreat into lightless caves before assimilating back into their icy harmonies
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  7. 8.0 |   Beats Per Minute

    The subtle additions of instrumentation, as well as the guitars from Halstead, really help embolden the record
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  8. 7.7 |   Pitchfork

    With Slowdive’s Neil Halstead in the producer’s chair, the Los Angeles harpist swells her gentle ambience with a more strident sound but remains as transporting as ever
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  9. 7.5 |   Spectrum Culture

    Creating new worlds to conquer - with Neil Halstead’s help
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  10. 7.0 |   No Ripcord

    She makes ambient music better than the music that most ambient musicians are putting out these days
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