Lily We Need to Talk Now

Lily Konigsberg

Lily We Need to Talk Now

Debut solo album from the musician who is also a member of the indie-rock trio Palberta

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  1. 8.1 |   Beats Per Minute

    Even if this is her most ‘focused’ release yet, the lingering thought after the snappy 24 minutes of Lily We Need To Talk Now is the abundance of upside she still has left to explore. Though, to her credit, Lily Konigsberg has been doing that every time
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  2. 8.0 |   The Quietus

    With influences from decades of genres and artists – from 70s to 90s to 00s and from The Sugarcubes to Pixies to beabadoobee – this album pieces together the excitement of discovering fresh music, making for a rollercoaster of a listening session
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  3. 8.0 |   Mojo

    Witty and moving, somewhere an indie movie needs this as a soundtrack. Print edition only

  4. 8.0 |   Uncut

    A heavily disguised break-up album, which secretes its sorrow beneath waves of gushing pop. Print edition only

  5. 7.7 |   Pitchfork

    On her debut album, the New York polymath roams free across a map of the last 50 years of contemporary pop music, leading to her most accessible and purposeful record to date
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  6. 7.0 |   No Ripcord

    They used to make little records like this in the anything goes early 80’s. It’s nice to see Konigsberg bringing it back
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  7. 6.0 |   All Music

    Given its mercurial disposition and fleeting playing time - nothing here reaches the three-minute mark - Lily We Need to Talk Now ultimately feels like a sampler, if one that whets the appetite for more
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