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Album Review: 'Goodbye'

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Goodbye

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Barry Pepper
director:
Forest Whitaker
Producers:
Deltasonic

We gave it an A

DUBSTAR Goodbye (Polydor) Singing breathily about lovers’ quarrels and her own self-doubts, Sarah Blackwood croons every song on this compilation of Dubstar’s two U.K. albums as if she’s taking a forlorn, solitary stroll through Piccadilly Square. But when matched with keyboardist Steve Hillier’s astral melodies and synth-Goth arrangements, the results aren’t depressing — they’re one glorious musical epiphany after another. ”It’s clear that I will soon be found,” Blackwood sings, and you believe her. A