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Pip Blom / Boat
Album:Boat Collection:General
Artist:Pip Blom Added:07/2019

A-File Activity
Add Date:2019-07-23 Pull Date:2019-09-24 
Week Ending:11 Aug4 Aug28 Jul

Recent Airplay
1.Fri, 16 Aug:Francis D
KZSU Time Traveler
4.Fri, 09 Aug:Francis D
KZSU Time Traveler
2.Wed, 14 Aug:DJ Stace
The Library
5.Wed, 07 Aug:DJ Stace
The Library
3.Sat, 10 Aug:Hervey Okkles
Buford J. Sharkley Presents: As Told to Hervey Okkles
6.Fri, 02 Aug:Francis D
KZSU Time Traveler

Album Review
DJ Stace
Reviewed 2019-07-05 
Album / Artist: Boat / Pip Blom

Label: Heavenly

Reviewed: 7/5/2019

DJ Stace

General Comments / Release Notes

20 year old from Amsterdam’s debut album. Riding a wave of great female fronted rock bands, this is competent and uncomplicated indie guitar pop.

FCCs: None

RIYL: Honeyblood, Courtney Barnett, Adult Mom

Play: 1, ** 6 ** ,7,10

1. *** Daddy Issues 04:25 - Perfect, driving, bouncing uptempo guitar-driven indie pop song. Play it.
2. Don’t Make It Difficult 03:38 - More driving uptempo guitar pop, this one with a dark tone to it.
3. Say It 04:39 - Mid-uptempo with a sweeter tone, still a bit of melancholy.
4. Tired 03:35 - Upbeat, jangler.
5. Bedhead 04:00 - Another jangly upbeat guitar pop song. Sweet and bouncy.
6. **** Tinfoil 04:45 - midtempo, cool, dark, brooding & droning. Verges on shoegaze. Great vocals, killer guitar hook, trance inducing rhythm. My favorite track on the album. Just a really great sound to this song.
7. *** Ruby 03:37 - Bouncing again. Another pleasant guitar pop song. This one has a Courtney Barnett feel.
8. Set of Stairs 02:53 - Another midtempo guitar rocker. Not a standout.
9. Sorry 03:36 - Repetitive and urgent. Lyrics and vocals are nice, but overall mediocre.
10. *** Aha 04:20 - Starts quiet with a nice melancholy vocal hook, reaches crescendo and approaches some My Bloody Valentine sonic territory for the remainder.

Track Listing
1.Daddy Issues 6.Tinfoil
2.Don't Make It Difficult 7.Ruby
3.Say It 8.Set Of Stairs
4.Tired 9.Sorry
5.Bedhead 10.Aha