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  • Summary: The debut album for the British indie rock band was produced by its guitarist, Michael Costey.
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  1. Positive: 3 out of 6
  2. Negative: 0 out of 6
  1. Feb 15, 2011
    80
    In Search Of Elusive Little Comets is a lean, provocative and utterly enjoyable statement of intent, and belated confirmation that Little Comets, having proven their ability to defy pigeonholing by deftly handling a multitude of diverse musical elements and influences, are a genuine proposition to behold.
  2. Feb 15, 2011
    70
    Overall this is a shiny penny of a debut, and it would be a terrible shame if Columbia's mishandling of this band resulted in it being forgotten.
  3. Dec 20, 2011
    70
    It's a confident debut, bristling with energy.
  4. 60
    If Little Comets played to their strengths they could burn far brighter.
  5. Mar 9, 2011
    60
    Don't bet against them lighting up the indie firmament in 2011. [Mar 2011, p.106]
  6. Feb 15, 2011
    60
    Little Comets have some energetic hooks and straight-to-the-point post-punk choruses that would make many of the resident bands in their native North East proud. There just isn't quite enough to get carried away about.