Show your love for “Hoping for a Miracle”

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Show your love for “Hoping for a Miracle”

#1 Post by robyus21 » Sun 26 Jan 2020, 12:18 am

I assume this song doesn’t have many chances to become next single, but I hope at least we get a remix in some future release or project. And I know I am not the only one who feels this way.

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#2 Post by luca857 » Sun 26 Jan 2020, 12:57 am

For me it’s the best track on hotspot. Not sure what a remix could do to make it better. At first I thought the bridge was kind of weird with those unusual chords, but it’s definitely grown now.

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#3 Post by NikacP0kac » Sun 26 Jan 2020, 1:39 am

A beautiful mid-tempo ballad and the main hook is just..wow! Among my favourites on Hotspot for sure, my favourite of all the slower ones.
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#4 Post by Roundhead General » Sun 26 Jan 2020, 1:47 am

I absolutely love this song. The sweeping synths along with Neils vocal’s gives me goosebumps. It really is beautiful


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#5 Post by Tenlow » Sun 26 Jan 2020, 2:00 am

It‘s the best song on Hotspot for me. A 10/10.
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#6 Post by Kaykay808 » Sun 26 Jan 2020, 3:24 am

Definitely a highlight on Hotspot.
I could listen to this repeat for sure.

The Interlude music instrumentation reminds me of the Intro to ‘Love Is Bourgeois Construct’.
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#7 Post by psbfannyc » Sun 26 Jan 2020, 6:46 am

This is my favourite...and the "synth strings' that Chris programmed are just gorgeous! You can really tell the sound details in the instrumental. Just love this song.

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#8 Post by Brasa » Sun 26 Jan 2020, 8:49 am

I agree... Best track of the album, together with Will-o-the-wisp

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#9 Post by goughsjd » Sun 26 Jan 2020, 9:08 am

Yeh I would also agree its a beautiful song it really is. I couldn't decide on first listen but in second (and now many after) it is 100% my favourite just ahead of Happy People.
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    #10 Post by DavidG » Sun 26 Jan 2020, 9:47 am

    My favourite track on this album as well.
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    #11 Post by alig » Sun 26 Jan 2020, 9:48 am

    Bland lyrics. I don't care for Blair's life.
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    #12 Post by Tenlow » Sun 26 Jan 2020, 10:16 am

    alig wrote:
    Sun 26 Jan 2020, 9:48 am
    Bland lyrics.
    That's probably the single last thing I would associate with this track.
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    #13 Post by Ewok » Sun 26 Jan 2020, 10:19 am

    Best song on the album alongside Happy people and Burning the heather.

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    #14 Post by Nicholas » Mon 27 Jan 2020, 8:50 am

    Best on the album for me as well. A TOWERING CENTREPIECE (I already said this somewhere else I think, sorry). Probably fewer mentions in reviews than any other track on the album. Suspect it will become much more appreciated over time.

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    #15 Post by Waffleon » Mon 27 Jan 2020, 9:32 am

    Classic PSB. Beautiful. Perfect vocals, clever lyrics and love the classical riff/ motif. Rivals BTH for the hottest spot. Funny how I thought that BTH was referencing Cameron in the same way as it talks of Blair.

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