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Between The Earth And Sky


Between The Earth And Sky

Second album from the Irish folk quartet and first for Rough Trade

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  1. 10.0 |   The Guardian

    There is folk that wants to whisper in your ear, and then there is the music of Lankum: urgent, desperate and detonating, full of lyrics and sounds smacking together like waves shattering stones in a storm
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  2. 8.0 |   Mojo

    Its raw, emotional heartbeat is laid bare at the onset. Print edition only

  3. 8.0 |   Uncut

    Their battery-acid sharp Dransfields harmonies and uilleann pipe drones ensure their second album is powerfully strange. Print edition only

  4. 8.0 |   State

    An album for anyone who likes Irish folk music done right
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  5. 8.0 |   The Independent

    Offers an object lesson in how to perform old songs in new ways, without losing the essential sense of continuity that gives traditional music its timeless appeal
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  6. 6.0 |   The Irish Times

    The voices and stories captured here are undoubtedly powerful and necessary, and sometimes quite moving, but there’s yet more hidden in the wilds and badlands of tradition than this record admits
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