Bon Iver – 22, A Million | Album Review

After a dry spell of five years, ever since 2011’s Bon Iver, singer-songwriter Justin Vernon and his bandmates return with an experiment, albeit a well thought-out one, in the form of third full-length album, 22, A Million. It showcases a dramatic change in style for Bon Iver, and yet feels like less of a complete reinvention, and more like a natural progression for a band whose frontman has been making production and compositional style shifts for the last few years. The opening track, ‘22 (OVER S∞∞N)’, is immediately demonstrative of the extent to which Vernon has amped up the band’s use of electronics, samples and extra instrumentation....

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