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Debut collaboration between Shearwater's mastermind Jonathan Meiburg and Emily Cross and Dan Duszynski of Cross Record

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  1. 8.0 |   Exclaim

    Loma is the product of atypical conditions, written and recorded as the marriage of two of its members was dissolving. The trio seem to have leaned in to that situation: Loma captures the intimacy of such heightened circumstance with layered, compelling nuance
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  2. 8.0 |   All Music

    Truly a singular piece of work
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  3. 8.0 |   Q

    As intense as music can be, this record may be quiet but it isn't for the faint-hearted. Print edition only

  4. 8.0 |   Mojo

    Signals serious sonic intent. Print edition only

  5. 7.8 |   Sputnik Music (staff)

    The record doesn’t show its hand prematurely and there’s no huge, cathartic pay off as it draws to a close either
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  6. 7.8 |   Pitchfork

    A joint project that heightens each member’s individual strengths and shows off their surprising musical chemistry
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  7. 7.0 |   Under The Radar

    Not surprisingly, these tour mates continue to sing about the nomadic life even off the road
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  8. 7.0 |   Uncut

    As unsettling as it is compelling. Print edition only

  9. 7.0 |   God Is In The TV

    It’s the trio’s attention to detail, willingness to express freedom and surrender to curiosity that really makes Loma memorable
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  10. 6.8 |   Earbuddy

    Does Jonathan Meiburg know how to create an album without tremendous atmosphere? He does it again on Loma
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  11. 6.0 |   Clash

    It's undoubtedly a lovingly produced set of tracks, filled with an almost tangible level of texture, but the songs often don't match their treatment
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  12. 6.0 |   The Skinny

    Brimming with found sounds and unusual effects making for an enjoyable aural journey for the listener
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