Fits

  • Record Label: Downtown
  • Release Date: Oct 20, 2009
Metascore
81

Universal acclaim - based on 20 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 18 out of 20
  2. Negative: 0 out of 20
  1. You suspect Fits would fit better live, where the audience have no choice but to go with it, but here the trio sound slightly too pre-occupied with pleasing themselves rather than the listener, greedily ripping through riffs with a tenacity that, while impressive, is often ultimately self-defeating.
  2. As 'Syncn' lilts to a close, it’s hard not to feel that White Denim would be better if they channelled a little of their chaotic diversity towards consistency, and focused upon being the very biggest, dumbest and craziest bunch of garage revivalists, rather than striking towards a uniqueness that is momentarily out of reach.

Awards & Rankings

User Score
8.6

Universal acclaim- based on 9 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
  1. Nov 19, 2013
    8
    White Denim. Hipster? Maybe. Good? Definitely. I can honestly say, as a person who rarely enjoys most modern rock he hears, this was a damnWhite Denim. Hipster? Maybe. Good? Definitely. I can honestly say, as a person who rarely enjoys most modern rock he hears, this was a damn fine album. "Paint Yourself" was my favorite track, but it's all pretty good. Full Review »