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Julia Holter - 'Ekstasis'
Hymn-like offerings and dreamlike enchantments
In a buzzing world in which tranquility can often seem unattainable, Holter’s hymn-like offerings, powered by harpsichord and harmonium, demand more than mere background listening. Forget chart positions or blog hype: ‘Ekstasis’ reminds us that music can mean so much more.
Anne T Donahue
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