the benoit pioulard listening matter (kranky, 2016)
"Utterly transcendent...a river of intense emotion becomes engrained deep in the rich
Four Stars... "[Pioulard] couples his flair for atmosphere with lyrical storytelling that paints a more
"8/10 -- A baker's dozen of future-past pop songs etched onto water-warped tape... Euphoric."
"Imbued with a sense of how fleeting life can be... Meluch's words are sharp as ever,
"The songs are natural, free, a glorious releasing of something that's been a burden."
"[A] spirit of gentle, often witty, humane resilience coupled with Meluch's never-better
"A perfect entry point into his music for those who may be unfamiliar to his unique style,
"Pioulard has deftly crafted each [song] to be enrapturing in ways that toy with the heart
"Utterly perfect warmhearted lo-fi pop."
"Simple but intensely personal songwriting."
"Starke und gefallige Melodien und Refrains in einem reizvollen Gegenpart zu den melancholischen