Positive: 13 out of 13
Mixed: 0 out of 13
Negative: 0 out of 13
FearghalL.Jan 4, 2010Album of the year by a long way and one of the albums of the decade absolutely brilliant.
FredRMar 26, 2009Very pleasant and relaxing. I didn't listen to the lyrics. I just got swept up in the music.
DecepticonPomMar 26, 2009Basically, there is little to distinguish this as not being another (fantastic) Knife album.
CarolGGOct 15, 2009Aurally mesmerizing.
Sep 28, 2010Fever Ray's haunting, dark aesthetic is for the most part delightfully brooding and abstract. There are a few times on the album, however, that the dark nature of the album does not transcend into being hypnotic, however, an easily recommendable listen. Probably one of the best albums of 2009, given what little competition she was given.… Expand
DanielPApr 23, 2009Let's not get too overexcited by this band.....having listened to it at least 10 times I would only nominate 3 songs as worth repeated listenings: the first 2 tracks and "Keep the Streets Empty". Concrete Walls is merely OK, the rest is B-side filler. Would have been an excellent EP though!… Expand
Published: December 29, 2009We recap the best-reviewed albums of 2009 and collect dozens of music critic top ten lists to determine the best album of the year. While the results point to a clear winner, you can listen to songs from the top 50 albums to help you find your own favorites.
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|Joyland - Trust|
|No Mythologies to Follow - MØ|
|Surgical Steel - Carcass|
|St. Vincent - St. Vincent|
|Present Tense - Wild Beasts|
|The Take Off and Landing of Everything - Elbow|
|Bikini Daze [EP] - MØ|
|Blue Film - Lo-Fang|
|Peroxide - Nina Nesbitt|
|Eagulls - Eagulls|
|Reflektor - Arcade Fire|
|Melophobia - Cage the Elephant|
|Fortress - Alter Bridge|
|Sun Structures - Temples|
|The Bones of What You Believe - Chvrches|
|Psychic - Darkside|
|Rival Dealer [EP] - Burial|
|No Love Deep Web - Death Grips|
|Wise Up Ghost and Other Songs - Elvis Costello & the Roots|
|Wishbone - Oh Land|