We gave it a B-
For years, Polly Jean Harvey’s raw, defiantly female perspective has gone at hard topics with bracing emotional sandpaper. Here, she often just picks up a brick and smashes. Though A Woman a Man Walked By does have strong moments with longtime collaborator Parish, exercises in atonality like ”Pig Will Not” feel less womanly than regressively adolescent. B?
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