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The Bitter Truth


The Bitter Truth

Fifth studio album from the Little Rock, Arkansas rock band produced by Nick Raskulinecz (Alice In Chains, Foo Fighters, Ash)

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  1. 10.0 |   Upset

    Beautifully dark and mysterious, 'The Bitter Truth' is a magnificent return that was worth waiting for
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  2. 9.1 |   Consequence Of Sound

    Amy Lee and company triumphantly return with their first album of new material in a decade
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  3. 8.0 |   XS Noize

    The Bitter Truth is one of those albums where after listening to it a few times, you start to hear different things each time it’s played and realise just how amazing it is
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  4. 8.0 |   Kerrang!

    In a time where Evanescence’s usual emotional touch could easily speak to feelings of isolation, fear, confusion, hopelessness, loss and fragility, The Bitter Truth gets on that frequency and interrupts it
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  5. 7.0 |   Gigwise

    A bold show of emotions that occasionally gets lost in translation
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  6. 7.0 |   Rolling Stone

    Amy Lee’s latest is a take-no-prisoners battle for redemption
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  7. 6.0 |   Vinyl Chapters

    The band have not lost their flair, but for now Lee’s vocals – which remain powerful as ever – are pretty much one of the only redeeming factors on this particular record
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  8. 5.8 |   Beats Per Minute

    For some of us, The Bitter Truth will immediately speak to a certain nostalgia, offer a certain space of barbed comfort
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  9. 5.0 |   Spectrum Culture

    Longtime fans will doubtless embrace the more-of-the-same album, but there’s little here to attract a new listener
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  10. 4.0 |   The FT

    Amy Lee’s powerhouse voice is as ear-catching as ever but the songs lack character
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  11. 4.0 |   The Music

    If you dig your goth rock in a nice, neat, non-challenging, easily consumable package, 'The Bitter Truth' is for you
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