- Summary: Instead of a real follow-up to "The Hour of Bewliderbeast" (look for that later in 2002), Damon Gough returns with the score to the film adaptation of the Nick Hornby novel. The 16 new tracks here are split between short instrumental pieces and full songs.
- Record Label: Artist Direct / XL Recordings
- Genre(s): Rock, Alternative, Soundtrack
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Positive: 13 out of 13
Mixed: 0 out of 13
Negative: 0 out of 13
JNJul 25, 2002feelgood album of the summer and probably the year!
DaveN.Sep 13, 2002It does not get much better than this.....
JaredSSMay 24, 2004Absolutely brilliant...what we've come to expect from Badly Drawn Boy. I like seeing somebody who has the balls to experiment while Absolutely brilliant...what we've come to expect from Badly Drawn Boy. I like seeing somebody who has the balls to experiment while he's supposed to be making a radio-friendly soundtrack for the masses...and succeeding on both levels. Can't wait for what else he has to offer. Bring it on!… Expand
mattaJul 19, 2005A pair of badly sculpted breast implants? What the F? The folks over at Pitchfork need to pull their heads out of their asses. A great A pair of badly sculpted breast implants? What the F? The folks over at Pitchfork need to pull their heads out of their asses. A great follow-up to Bewilderbeast and just a flat-out great album. His "proper" follow-up later this same year proved that Badly Drawn Boy is a genius, and that Pitchfork knows nothing.… Expand
MonkeyMaloneApr 23, 2002Rolling Stone can bite my butt!!!
DaveLAug 22, 2002Very good album....solid songwriting, great singing. "Silent Sigh" is one of the best songs of the year.
Oct 26, 2011As good a soundtrack album as you'll probably hear and a very strong follow up to Hour of Bewilderbeast.While it doesn't have the same depthAs good a soundtrack album as you'll probably hear and a very strong follow up to Hour of Bewilderbeast.While it doesn't have the same depth as Bewilderbeast, it is a soundtrack so is a completely different album. Lots of lovely short tracks in between proper songs. It's centre piece I love NYE and Silent Sigh are worth having this record alone. Donna & Blitzen is a classic alternative Christmas anthems that unfortunately never gets played.… Expand
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