Album Review of Birthmarks by Hilary Woods.

Home » Folk » Birthmarks


Hilary Woods

Birthmarks by Hilary Woods

Release Date: Mar 13, 2020
Record label: Sacred Bones
Genre(s): Folk, Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock

64 Music Critic Score
How the Music Critic Score works

Buy Birthmarks from Amazon

Birthmarks - Fairly Good, Based on 1 Critics

Pitchfork - 64
Based on rating 6.4/10

Hillary Woods made this record, her second, while she was pregnant. She recorded it between her home in Galway, Ireland and in the home of her producer--the Norwegian noisenik Lasse Marhaug--who has frequently collaborated with Woods' labelmate Jenny Hval. Noise-folk of this kind is supposed to be more illusory than your traditional pop album, filling in the gaps between each sound so that it becomes its own Rorschach test.

Full Review >>


is available now