Broken Brights

  • Record Label: Nettwerk
  • Release Date: Jul 17, 2012
Metascore
69

Generally favorable reviews - based on 7 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 7
  2. Negative: 0 out of 7
Buy On
  1. Q Magazine
    Aug 2, 2012
    40
    Reductive re-workings of his heroes only remind you of his limitations. Lacking a pop compass, Stone just sounds lost. [Aug 2012, p.111]
  2. Jul 31, 2012
    40
    The album is somewhat redeemed by a duo of commercially viable singles [Broken Brights, Wooden Chair]... As for the remainder of the album, there's little to recommend.
  3. 60
    It redeems itself by demanding careful listening: There's always something unexpected around the corner.
User Score
8.3

Universal acclaim- based on 7 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
  1. Jul 30, 2012
    7
    In chemistry, you learn that combining two inconspicuous-looking substances can often create a whole new entity, sometimes in the midst of aIn chemistry, you learn that combining two inconspicuous-looking substances can often create a whole new entity, sometimes in the midst of a rather impressive explosion. This same principle can be applied to Australian brother-sister duo Angus & Julia Stone. READ MORE HERE: wearethefilter.blogspot.com.au Full Review »