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Shana Cleveland


Third full-length solo album from La Luz's Shana Cleveland featuring contributions from Abbey Blackwell, Olie Eshleman, Johnny Goss and Will Sprott

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  1. 10.0 |   The Guardian

    Baroque psychedelia mingles with west coast pop and gothic folk in this dazzling third solo album from the La Luz frontwoman
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  2. 9.0 |   Uncut

    Though Cleveland's delivery is generally far more subdued, Manzanita shares a similarly transportative, anciently psychedelic feel with The Incredible String Band's magical '60s work. Print edition only

  3. 8.0 |   Mojo

    Manzanita mostly shimmers obliquely with light and spells. Print edition only

  4. 8.0 |   Clash

    Opening in the haunted twilight, ‘Manzanita’ comes to a close with the sun-dappled pastoral scenes of ‘Walking Through Morning Dew’. A song of hope, and embracing the moment, it’s a suitably inspired way to climax a record that truly seeps under your skin
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  5. 8.0 |   All Music

    It's a lovely album to get lost in, offering sounds which might go unnoticed on the first few spins, but will rise up as repeat listens make Manzanita's insular and mysterious dreamworld a more familiar place
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