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Review by Sally Coleman Sally Coleman

06 Aug 2018

Triple J
40

oh well this is a bit beautiful isn't it.

oh well this is a bit beautiful isn't it.

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Review by Declan Byrne Declan Byrne

02 Aug 2018

Triple J
40

love those hazey, muted horns that build among the vulnerability and intimacy. fans of early justin vernon will create a cabin in the woods for this.

love those hazey, muted horns that build among the vulnerability and intimacy. fans of early justin vernon will create a cabin in the woods for this.

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Review by Gen Fricker Gen Fricker

30 Aug 2017

Triple J
40

You wear your influences on your sleeves, but it's not a bad thing - this is a heartbreaker of a song, well crafted, with more appearing on each listen. Well done!

You wear your influences on your sleeves, but it's not a bad thing - this is a heartbreaker of a song, well crafted, with more appearing on each listen. Well done!

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Review by Tommy Faith Tommy Faith

29 Aug 2017

Triple J
40

Ah yes I see, this appears to be particularly gorgeous yes ok.

Ah yes I see, this appears to be particularly gorgeous yes ok.

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Review by Declan Byrne Declan Byrne

29 Aug 2017

Triple J
40

there's a festival full of this brand of heart breakers/warmers/soothers in oz right now. congrats, you're on the bill!

there's a festival full of this brand of heart breakers/warmers/soothers in oz right now. congrats, you're on the bill!

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Review by Bridget Hustwaite Bridget Hustwaite

28 Aug 2017

Triple J
45

Another honest, heartfelt piece of alt-folk from Riley that will stop you in your tracks. I knew it would be worth the wait!

Another honest, heartfelt piece of alt-folk from Riley that will stop you in your tracks. I knew it would be worth the wait!

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Review by Claire Mooney Claire Mooney

28 Aug 2017

Triple J
45

Nothing but gorgeous comes out of you. What a misty dream this track is. Full of emotionally charged folk, heartfelt lyrics, gorgeous harmonies and a voice that'll send shivers. It's a beautiful journey, Riley!

Nothing but gorgeous comes out of you. What a misty dream this track is. Full of emotionally charged folk, heartfelt lyrics, gorgeous harmonies and a voice that'll send shivers. It's a beautiful journey, Riley!

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Review by Lachie Macara Lachie Macara

18 Aug 2015

Triple J
35

The chorus won me over for sure. That Beirut brass in the final third hit me too.

The chorus won me over for sure. That Beirut brass in the final third hit me too.

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Review by Zan Rowe Zan Rowe

17 Aug 2015

Triple J
40

Lotta heart in this, love the Bon Iver-esque multi-vocals too. Man feelings in the best of ways.

Lotta heart in this, love the Bon Iver-esque multi-vocals too. Man feelings in the best of ways.

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Review of If I Knew by Riley Pearce sarah withers

11 Jun 2019

Super Reviewer
50

Heaven this man and song is

Heaven this man and song is

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Review by Patrick Hong Patrick Hong

28 Nov 2017

Super Reviewer
50

You are absolutely incredible. This is such a masterpiece, it's so moving and beautiful. Discovered you through Gordi and in the past week I must have played it 40 times. Your voice is otherworldly and I'm keen to catch you live one day

You are absolutely incredible. This is such a masterpiece, it's so moving and beautiful. Discovered you through Gordi and in the past week I must have played it 40 times. Your voice is otherworldly and I'm keen to catch you live one day

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Review by Aaron Hayes Aaron Hayes

27 Sep 2017

Super Reviewer
40

Something about Brave seems so raw and venerable. An emotive piece of music thats delivered with skill and heart.

Something about Brave seems so raw and venerable. An emotive piece of music thats delivered with skill and heart.

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Review by Delia Bartle Delia Bartle

15 Sep 2017

Super Reviewer
45

This hit me right in the feels - it's raw, heartfelt and haunting. Those vocals are like velvet, rich and lush.

This hit me right in the feels - it's raw, heartfelt and haunting. Those vocals are like velvet, rich and lush.

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Review by Gabrielle Clement Gabrielle Clement

28 Aug 2017

Super Reviewer
40

This type of track isn't my usual ~vibe~ I don't really listen to a lot of alt-folk but your voice is way too stunning for me to just flick past.

This type of track isn't my usual ~vibe~ I don't really listen to a lot of alt-folk but your voice is way too stunning for me to just flick past.

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Review by Pip Rasmussen Pip Rasmussen

28 Aug 2017

Super Reviewer
40

This track gives me chills. You're an incredible song writer that lets us in, into such intimacy.

This track gives me chills. You're an incredible song writer that lets us in, into such intimacy.

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Review by Dave McCarthy Dave McCarthy

28 Aug 2017

Super Reviewer
45

I'm at a loss for words. This is stunning.

I'm at a loss for words. This is stunning.

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Review by Jimmy Russell Jimmy Russell

28 Aug 2017

Super Reviewer
45

Pearce's undulating, otherworldly voice, emotional peaks and structured yearning are the purity of folk. this is so plainly beautiful it's hard not to lament or mourn.

Pearce's undulating, otherworldly voice, emotional peaks and structured yearning are the purity of folk. this is so plainly beautiful it's hard not to lament or mourn.

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Review by Rhys Thorpe Rhys William

18 Aug 2015

Super Reviewer
40

This has that Justin Vernon kind of magic about it: it just transports you. Instrumentally, it's beautiful.. but those harmonies are what really do it for me.

This has that Justin Vernon kind of magic about it: it just transports you. Instrumentally, it's beautiful.. but those harmonies are what really do it for me.

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Review by Dom Alessio Dom Alessio

14 Aug 2015

Super Reviewer
40

What a stunner. Stick around for that trumpet, it'll hit you right in the feels.

What a stunner. Stick around for that trumpet, it'll hit you right in the feels.

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30

Its so worth the wait for the crescendo! Great harmonies! Well done!

Its so worth the wait for the crescendo! Great harmonies! Well done!