- Summary: The fourth full-length release for Josh Tillman as Father John Misty was written mostly in New York, including a two-months at a hotel and features contributions from Dave Cerminara, Haxan Cloak, Natalie Mering of Weyes Blood, Jonathan Rado, Trevor Spencer, and Jonathan Wilson.
- Record Label: Sub Pop
- Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Rock, Indie Folk
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Q MagazineMay 22, 2018This is a heady journey through excess, absurdity and 21st century mores from arguably the world's most eloquent singer-songwriter, which seems to take us that bit closer to who he really is. [Jul 2018, p.117]
Jun 5, 2018God’s Favourite Customer leaves the over-wrought and possibly over-thought days of Pure Comedy in its slipstream in return for something just that bit purer. True, the fun days of I Love You, Honeybear et al may be gone, but what a sacrifice if this is what we get in return.
Jun 2, 2018He did it again! God’s Favorite Customer is an amazing album full of heart-filled ballads, uplifting beats, inward looking self critique withHe did it again! God’s Favorite Customer is an amazing album full of heart-filled ballads, uplifting beats, inward looking self critique with probably some of the best lyrics Josh Tillman has written. He just doesn’t disappoint.… Expand
Jun 2, 2018This one is definitely a stand out because musically, there honestly isn't much going on. It's a very stripped down record that relies heavilyThis one is definitely a stand out because musically, there honestly isn't much going on. It's a very stripped down record that relies heavily on Father John Misty's amazing voice to make and deliver each track and it works, it really does. He's such an underestimated artist that still has yet to get his due despite a rapidly growing fanbase.… Expand
Jun 3, 2018God’s Favorite Customer es el álbum más amigable ala escucha de John Misty, en un intento de comercialización que resulta ser muy bueno y alaGod’s Favorite Customer es el álbum más amigable ala escucha de John Misty, en un intento de comercialización que resulta ser muy bueno y ala vez lleno de calidad.
Tal vez el mejor trabajo discográfico del año hasta el momento o al menos uno de los mejores.… Expand
Jun 17, 2018Perhaps Father John Misty's cynicism and selfishness is not as cutting-edge as it used to be, given the critic reception toward his newestPerhaps Father John Misty's cynicism and selfishness is not as cutting-edge as it used to be, given the critic reception toward his newest release 'God's Favorite Customer'. Regardless, its an album about the most flawed, yet perfect man alive; filled with cheeky lyricism and hummable melodies that we have come to expect and love.… Expand
Published: May 24, 2018Preview the most notable music releases coming this summer, including new albums from Father John Misty, Kanye West, Drake, Nicki Minaj, Nine Inch Nails, A$AP Rocky, Deafheaven, Dirty Projectors, and more.
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