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On its release, however, vocalist Ra returned to her role fronting Braidswhile co-creator Ag moved to Europe. With the pop influences lessened, Untogether thrives on introspection to the point of claustrophobia. This was an album built for headphones.
Spacious and bass-heavy, there are moments that are felt more than heard. The opening samples of Sweet Tooth dart from left to right, while fluttering beats that sound like scissor snips do as they please.
The low-end on following track Sierra Lift is so heavy it shakes the speakers. Flammarion - Blue Hawaii (2) - Untogether (CD, the crux of the album lies in the two-part In Two, the latter half of which makes you want to simultaneously lose yourself while begging someone to please find you again.
But Ra and Ag have produced something entirely their own, far more melancholic and sedate than their contemporaries. Untogether is an album to escape into. Fluid and Album) times utterly beautiful, few will grow tired of these songs living in their headphones.
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