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Found Light

Laura Veirs

Found Light

Album number twelve from the Oregon folk singer-songwriter

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  1. 8.0 |   The Arts Desk

    Laura Veirs is opening up, going where the music takes her
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  2. 8.0 |   musicOMH

    The Oregon songwriter’s 12th album is replete with beautifully crafted songs that celebrate fresh starts and new beginnings
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  3. 8.0 |   The Guardian

    The Portland singer-songwriter’s first album written after splitting from her husband and longtime producer is a candid confessional filled with headily intimate images
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  4. 8.0 |   All Music

    Found Light is recognizably the work of Laura Veirs, but with a freedom and sense of creative possibility that hasn't always been part of her music in the past. It's an engaging new chapter in the career of a gifted songwriter
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  5. 8.0 |   Paste Magazine

    The folk musician’s new album is a stirring song cycle that deals in the beauty and agony of transformation
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  6. 8.0 |   Mojo

    It's a beautiful, nuanced record, the sound of new boundaries forming and realigning. Print edition only

  7. 7.6 |   Pitchfork

    The Portland songwriter captures a mood of ordinary enchantment on her spacious and stirring 12th record
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  8. 7.0 |   PopMatters

    Laura Veirs’ songs on Found Light are more inquisitive and exploratory (and even experimental) than previously, and it’s the first time she’s co-produced her music
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  9. 7.0 |   Uncut

    Its eloquent yet unfussy nature and thoughtful arrangements are clear affirmation. Print edition only

  10. 6.5 |   Spectrum Culture

    Reclaiming your life comes with anxieties and missteps as well as moments of bliss and self-realization. Found Light has it all
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