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Pressure Machine by The Killers

Published August 22, 2021

Pressure Machine by The Killers

Album info

  • Title Pressure Machine
  • Artist The Killers
  • Year 2021
  • Genre Rock

Tracklist

  1. West Hills
  2. Quiet Town
  3. Terrible Thing
  4. Cody
  5. Sleepwalker
  6. Runaway Horses (feat. Phoebe Bridgers)
  7. In The Car Outside
  8. In Another Life
  9. Desperate Things
  10. Pressure Machine
  11. The Getting By

Thoughts

The first listen through took a bit of an adjustment, I was expecting all-out bombastic Killers anthems, but this is not that. It’s a superbly introspective, self-indulgent look at the town Flowers grew up in. There are snippets of audio from inhabitants, giving their insight into what it’s like living there. They were fine the first couple of listens, I wonder if they would get annoying in the long-term.

So it wasn’t what I was expecting but it grew on me and it’s definitely the kind of album to put on when you’re chilling out.

Rating: 3 / 5

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