|Lord, give me grace And dancing feet And the power to impress Lord, give me grace And dancing feet Let me outshine them all Is it so wrong to crave...||See the rest of the song lyrics|
Mar 25, 2017Holly molly... whats wrong with this poor rating? This is the best album of Bloc Party, so much deep in my heart. This album reborn so muchHolly molly... whats wrong with this poor rating? This is the best album of Bloc Party, so much deep in my heart. This album reborn so much memories a few years ago. I love it... and again, I don't know why has this poor score...… Expand
LincolnWFeb 12, 2007simply awesome!
AndrewEDec 10, 2007I can't think of an album where every note is milked for every ounce of emotion possible like this one. Even when some of their ideas or I can't think of an album where every note is milked for every ounce of emotion possible like this one. Even when some of their ideas or songwriting falls flat, the weight of it all makes the album as a whole incredibly resonant. It's a year later, and it still invokes every kind of emotion when I listen to it.… Expand
JohnBFeb 5, 2007The first half of A Weekend in the City is better in every aspect compared to the second half. Lyrically, I hear honesty coming from Kele and The first half of A Weekend in the City is better in every aspect compared to the second half. Lyrically, I hear honesty coming from Kele and that is something I can really sympathize with. His words will hit a core with the targeted age group even though they may seem overly simplistic and not so interesting at times. Lyrically and musically Bloc Party tries to create a concept of every day life in the UK and for that they deserve credit as well as exploring different sounds, leaving behind the dance punk so prevalent on Silent Alarm. This album really shows how far Bloc Party has progressed as well as its beauty with multiple listenings. A Weekend in the City may be overproduced and several songs are misfires, but it is not a failure by any means and it deserves its due respect.… Expand
JasonC.Feb 5, 2007I realize that they have to "mature" and that some people think that any objections to this album are ignorant because they don't I realize that they have to "mature" and that some people think that any objections to this album are ignorant because they don't recognize some sort of growth. I'm all for maturing but this is just boring. The melodies are unbelievably similar from song to song and the energy of classics like "Positive Tension" is nowhere to be found. There are definitely redeeming moments, in which the epic brit-pop sound works somehow, but this is generally a really dragging bunch of songs that is only made cohesive by the fact that they all sound the same.… Expand
RobertNFeb 9, 2007what ever happened to bloc party? Hard to swallow.
MarkWFeb 7, 2007The worst album of the year, Bloc Party turns to a Emo band now, unfortunately.
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