Mitski / Puberty 2
Album:Puberty 2 Collection:General
Artist:Mitski Added:Jul 2016
Label:Dead Oceans 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2016-07-04 Pull Date:2016-09-04 
Week Ending:Aug 28Aug 21Aug 7Jul 31Jul 24Jul 17Jul 10

Recent Airplay
1.Feb 21, 2022:A Night on the Roof (rebroadcast from Mar 15, 2018)
Your Best American Girl
4.Nov 28, 2018:The Fuzz Deli
My Body's Made Of Crushed Little Stars, Your Best American Girl
2.Sep 25, 2021:Sludge Music Show
Your Best American Girl
5.Nov 26, 2018:regular school
3.Mar 13, 2019:nearby galaxies
I Bet On Losing Dogs
6.Aug 28, 2018:regular school / summer skool
Once More To See You

Album Review
DJ Aporia
Reviewed 2016-07-02 
Confessional, subtly invigorating indie rock with distinctive vocals, compelling lyrical narratives, and the most unexpected dash of… R&B. Highly recommended.

Similar to Speedy Ortiz, Alex G, Waxahatchee, Angel Olsen
Favorites: 1, 3, 5, 6, 8, 10

1. (3:40) ** Happy—Thudding aerial sounds at start, wistful somewhat spoken-word vocals outlining some allegory involving trains, happiness, and boys. Obsessive jazzy accents and repetitive kick drums. Cute 'n' fun
2. (2:26) Dan the Dancer—Fast-paced, starts out in mathy post-punk fashion. Gliding rainbow synths a minute in that remind me of Future Islands. Nice vocal stretches.
3. (3:01) *** Once More to See You—Slowcore/sadcore. Like Sharon Van Etten + Jesus and Mary Chain. Really pretty languorous vocals. "I felt the taste of you bubble up inside of me."
4. (2:38) Fireworks—Fast strummed acoustic guitar, clear and full vocals, resolute.
5. (3:32) *** Your Best American Girl—Vocal-driven, angsty, soft for first minute and a half and then brings in the pounding percussion and guitars. Seems like the counterpart to "Texas Reznikoff" from her previous album. The first single and with good reason.
6. (2:50) * I Bet on Losing Dogs—World-weary baroque pop. Nostalgic synths, background choruses, and vocal swells.
7. (1:57) My Body’s Made of Crushed Little Stars—Rough-hewn scratching guitars, unpolished, desperate.
8. (3:08) * Thursday Girl—Sultry R&B, shuffling beats, stand out vocals. Unexpectedly pleasant change of things. RIYL Sirius XMU-era The Weeknd
9. (1:32) A Loving Feeling—Up-tempo lo-fi punky guitar rock like Speedy Ortiz. "What do you do with a loving feeling if the loving feeling makes you all alone?"
10. (4:52) **** Crack Baby—Grand strings, drum machine, synth and electric guitar flourishes. Restrained. Aqueous drones and wind sounds in last minute.
11. (1:50) A Burning Hill—Just vocals and acoustic guitar. About observing a forest fire. "I am the fire and I am the forest and I am the witness watching it."

Track Listing
1.Happy 6.I Bet On Losing Dogs
2.Dan The Dancer 7.My Body's Made Of Crushed Little Stars
3.Once More To See You 8.Thursday Girl
4.Fireworks 9.A Loving Feeling
5.Your Best American Girl 10.Crack Baby
 11.A Burning Hill