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Track Assessment: NewJeans – Tremendous Shy

Track Assessment: NewJeans – Tremendous Shy


NewJeans - Super ShyNewJeans kicked off the day with the discharge of an eponymous introduction observe for his or her upcoming album. That Powerpuff Ladies collab was mood-setting however ephemeral. It absolutely embraced the group’s stylized worldview. NewJeans are nothing if not cool. Typically, I believe “cool” is put at a better premium than anything.

I perceive why this group has rapidly turn into such chart behemoths. Typically, I even really feel obliged to hitch the social gathering. However their sound is usually so muted that it finally ends up leaving me chilly. I could also be admitting to a possible lack of style, however too typically these productions strike me because the nice music you’d hear when ready on the cellphone for customer support.

New single Tremendous Shy matches the NewJeans template to a tee. We’ve bought a pair ultra-catchy hooks, repeated generously. We’ve atmospheric synths and skittery — nearly weightless — percussion. For what it’s trying to do, Tremendous Shy succeeds. And at about two minutes in, further synth enters the combination to surprisingly funky impact. I dig the groove right here. It’s a disgrace the tune ends thirty seconds later, evaporated. I’m positive this strategy works wonders with streaming algorithms, however it doesn’t ship the payoff I hope to listen to. In reality, I want the manufacturing didn’t really feel so threadbare all through — significantly the vocal association. Some ethereal harmonies would have labored wonders over this observe.

Private style apart, NewJeans have nailed the “signature sound” side I write about so typically. In the event you loved Ditto, you’re liable to like this. And if — like me — you have been hoping for one thing a little bit extra widescreen in nature, there are nonetheless a number of extra July releases on the horizon for the women.

Hooks 8
 Manufacturing 8
 Longevity 9
 Bias 7

Grade: B-



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