Breakup Song

Metascore
78

Generally favorable reviews - based on 26 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 23 out of 26
  2. Negative: 0 out of 26
Buy On
  1. Uncut
    Sep 28, 2012
    50
    Breakup Song is all right, but ultimately, it's an unnecessary listen. [Nov 2012, p.72]
  2. Q Magazine
    Oct 22, 2012
    60
    It's heartening to see a band still in the grip of an ideas overload 11 albums in. [Nov 2012, p.94]
  3. Sep 24, 2012
    50
    Though their sound is undoubtedly unique, their music has become formulaic.
User Score
8.6

Universal acclaim- based on 10 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
  1. Aug 19, 2016
    10
    This is only the 3rd album I've listened to by Deerhoof as I am just getting into them (the other two being The Runners Four and La IslaThis is only the 3rd album I've listened to by Deerhoof as I am just getting into them (the other two being The Runners Four and La Isla Bonita). But this is so far my favorite one. Every song blew me away. Very energetic and unpredictable. Basically every song is a knockout. Full Review »