Record of the week is the last album from School of Seven Bells, a band that we really like a lot and will miss for sure. At one point a three peice, they have more recently been a two peice until 2012 when founding member Benjamin Curtis was diagnosed with lymphoma and died the following year. From all that sadness comes something powerful and beautiful. Alejandra Deheza has made one last brilliant gesture with SVIIB, emotionally charged and an album that explodes, euphoric and sad in equal measures. ★ ★ ★ ★
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