Q MagazineA treat. [Jul 2003, p.108]
The biggest problem with the record is that the eye is on the big picture - from how the songs fit together, to how the overall sound fits a song - that the individual moments aren't all that memorable, clearly lacking singles as forceful as those that fueled Throwing Copper and not quite as compelling as a whole as its predecessor, V.
Entertainment WeeklyShows that the quartet hasn't lost its knack for constructing earnestly dull songs. [23 May 2003, p.76]
BlenderEvery chorus is a rousing tribute to overstatement. [#17, p.137]
GregSep 18, 2003This album is wonderful-despite what these clueless critics say. The lyrics are extremely refreshing.
ZacharyKMay 19, 2005I absoulutly love LIVE and all their cd's. I never want them to stop producing albums!
BrianDAug 21, 2006Great songs! The music and lyrics really speak out about the world around us, and what is going on in the world today.
jackiehJul 6, 2004i have to say that Live's older music is unratable...but Birds of Prey is rad...i think that "Heaven" is just so real...people are i have to say that Live's older music is unratable...but Birds of Prey is rad...i think that "Heaven" is just so real...people are looking for proof of God when its right in front of our faces...i can just really relate to that song… Expand
ChrisJun 2, 2003A really solid effort. On previous live CDs, I had songs I loved and songs I hated. On this one I really like everything and sometimes A really solid effort. On previous live CDs, I had songs I loved and songs I hated. On this one I really like everything and sometimes consistency is better than moments of brilliance.… Expand
MarcRJun 9, 2003Nothing groundbreaking with this, but then Live hasn't been on the edge since its debut a dozen years ago. Since then they have produced Nothing groundbreaking with this, but then Live hasn't been on the edge since its debut a dozen years ago. Since then they have produced some of the best, most accessible pop-rock music there is. This is more of the same. I rate the proCritics a 38 for panning this in their frustration with pop music being what it is and always will be...a business of consumption, then artistry.… Expand
ErwinKMay 28, 2003Truly, one of the worst bands on the planet.
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