- Summary: A commercial and critical success in the UK upon its release in the fall of 2003, 'Absolution' marks the third album for the English rockers (who frequently draw comparisons to Radiohead--but then again, who doesn't?). It also marks their first time working with producer Rich Costey.
- Record Label: Warner Brothers
- Genre(s): Rock, Alternative
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Muse write... the same way Metallica write, i.e. just compiling bits of music then sticking them together, except theyre more impressed with their fragments (though theyre simpler and duller and even more remarkably similar to each other than Metallicas), so they make them go on longer and repeat them more times.
PradRJul 7, 2004musicianship is an artform and no pop idol will ever be taught such skill as is present on this album. Well done Matt and the boys, As to the musicianship is an artform and no pop idol will ever be taught such skill as is present on this album. Well done Matt and the boys, As to the haters - Grandiose? too many ideas? how many great ideas did u have today? Great tunes, great sound, please stop comparing this band to radiohead - u obviuosly do not have the capacity to differentiate between the two. To start with their are three people in muse, making a hell of alot more noise and more accessible tunes.… Expand
Oct 29, 2010Another masterpiece by Muse, following the amazing Origin of Symmetry. Every song on the album is great, with the top 3 being Hysteria,Another masterpiece by Muse, following the amazing Origin of Symmetry. Every song on the album is great, with the top 3 being Hysteria, Butterflies & Hurricanes, and Stockholm Syndrome.… Collapse
TomGMay 7, 2005Freddie Mercury and Queen INCARNATE!
EnzoSep 30, 2007Wow.....This is a true masterpiece.
Jan 5, 2012Great album . Perfect songwriting , itÂ´s very clear , Muse it does not sounds like Radiohead. Amazing songs , a great balanceGreat album . Perfect songwriting , itÂ´s very clear , Muse it does not sounds like Radiohead. Amazing songs , a great balance between heavy songs and not so heavy.… Expand
IanBMar 13, 2007This is quite possibly the best rock record of the 21st century.
AdamXApr 20, 2004dreadful
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