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Real High

Nite Jewel

Real High

Fourth album of 80s influenced synth pop / R&B from LA-based Ramona Gonzalez

ADM rating[?]

7.4

Label
Gloriette
UK Release date
05/05/2017
US Release date
05/05/2017
  1. 9.2 |   Paste Magazine

    Polished as it is, this album exists solely to celebrate the things Gonzalez loves, like oddball synth sounds and the various lineages of vintage electropop
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  2. 8.0 |   The 405

    Real High is a considered, mature statement for Nite Jewel
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  3. 8.0 |   Drowned In Sound

    The overwhelming impression is that of authority; an artist at one with herself and her vision
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  4. 8.0 |   God Is In The TV

    Real High is a classic love album but with a very modern twist. Nite Jewel presents slick, sleek music. She is glacial in her candour
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  5. 8.0 |   Mixmag

    Her most personal and lyric-driven yet
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  6. 8.0 |   Under The Radar

    Real High is the best Nite Jewel record and most definitely one of the best of 2017 so far
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  7. 7.5 |   Pitchfork

    Her most focused work yet with many nods to new jack swing and Janet Jackson
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  8. 7.0 |   Spectrum Culture

    Ramona Gonzalez seems to have two main loves: pop-inflected R&B music and quirky synth sounds
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  9. 6.9 |   Earbuddy

    Gonzalez gives her songs a sultry, R&B pop backdrop. None of them are bangers. Most of the album is very down-tempo, sometimes minimal and reminiscent of Jessy Lanza’s work
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  10. 6.8 |   Gig Soup

    On her latest album, Nite Jewel balances honeyed, introspective bedroom pop with luminous 90s R&B
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  11. 6.0 |   PopMatters

    Further refining her sound and losing the murk that made her previous releases blog favorites, Real High finds Nite Jewel’s Ramona Gonzalez easing just that much closer to the mainstream
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