Sparks (track) by Beach House
Sparks appears on the following album(s) by Beach House:
- Depression Cherry (track #2) (this album) (2015)
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A really solid song that has an interesting duality between beautiful dreamy melodies and a really dissonant and thunderous accompaniment. However, it feels out of place on Depression Cherry.
I could have seen it being placed right before the end, but the decision of having this electric of a track immediately follow Levitation is a bit of a head-scratcher for me.
Honestly not sure why this track is rated so highly. It is really out of place on the album. The guitar is kinda obnoxious. It isn't a bad song individually, but definitely a weird track to be in between Levitation & Space Song.
I almost thought this was as good as Cocteau Twins for a second. *almost*
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