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How To Solve Our Human Problems, Parts 1-3

Belle And Sebastian

How To Solve Our Human Problems, Parts 1-3

Three recently released EPs in one package from the renowned Glaswegian indie pop group led by Stuart Murdoch

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  1. 8.5 |   American Songwriter

    Jump in anywhere because these songs will turn any frown upside down
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  2. 8.0 |   The Independent

    Subtle tints of woodwind and strings lend a baroque-pop charm to the genial strummage and bustling electropop
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  3. 8.0 |   Evening Standard

    With everything from sprawling pop-psychedelic harmonies on Everything is Now to experimental shimmering synth-pop on Poor Boy and whimsical indie-pop on Sweet Dew Lee
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  4. 8.0 |   Exclaim

    With a few of the duds from prior EPs removed, this could have been a very solid 10-track album. In any case, this project is going out on a high note
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  5. 8.0 |   Spectrum Culture

    Perhaps the most most successful B&S since The Life Pursuit
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  6. 8.0 |   Mojo

    The best of both sides of Belle And Sebastian: the innocence and experience, if you will. Print edition only

  7. 8.0 |   Under The Radar

    In some ways, Belle and Sebastian's new work represents unexplored territory—yet, the group have been around for so long that one could find elements of nearly every one of their last albums in the 15 collected tracks of this EP trilogy
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  8. 7.0 |   Uncut

    It won't cure humanity's ills, but it does a fine job of rejuvenating a band entering its third decade. Print edition only

  9. 7.0 |   All Music

    Belle and Sebastian have completely devoted themselves to joy, squeezing out any remnants of melancholy that may have lingered in their music. In an era of darkness and confusion, such defiant positivity feels bracingly radical
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  10. 7.0 |   Rolling Stone

    On 'How to Solve Our Human Problems,' the Scottish indie-pop vets compile three very good EPs into a fine album
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  11. 4.0 |   The Arts Desk

    There’s no more introverted pre-hipster bedroom indie here
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  12. 4.0 |   The Observer

    A single EP might have been more effective
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  13. 4.0 |   Q

    There's polish here aplenty, yes, but less majesty. Print edition only

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