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Second studio album from the Australian-born singer-songwriter

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  1. 8.0 |   Clash

    'Unfurl' seems a pretty apt name for the album. It’s many layers unfold and wrap themselves around you, like a warm blanket after an invigorating surf
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  2. 8.0 |   PopMatters

    A hypnotic collection of quiet, indigo-hued tracks, perfectly suited for cold, wintry nights teetering on the cusp of spring
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  3. 8.0 |   Uncut

    There's a sense of spacious freedom to these dozen songs. ... Gorgeous. Print edition only

  4. 7.0 |   Exclaim

    A lovely, understated pop disc
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  5. 7.0 |   The 405

    Staying true to his vulnerability, it outlines the growth of an artist sculpting himself into something new
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  6. 6.0 |   DIY

    RY X is a talented guy with a singular vision, but ‘Unfurl’’s title is misleading - it’s a little too tentative to have fully done so
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  7. 6.0 |   Evening Standard

    There’s definitely a perfect time and place for these songs — the classiest of musical wallpapers
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  8. 6.0 |   Mojo

    More tension in the style of Fumbling Prayer's churchy organ and escalating coda might have widened Unfurl's visceral impact, but as music-for-bedroom goes, Ry X is king. Print edition only

  9. 5.0 |   Loud And Quiet

    Made up of tracks that are just memorable enough to last for as long as you’re listening to them and no longer
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  10. 4.0 |   Spectrum Culture

    Aggressively pleasant
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