Metascore
82

Universal acclaim - based on 13 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 10 out of 13
  2. Negative: 0 out of 13
  1. 100
    Absolutely essential!... It’s a coming-out party on the level of My Bloody Valentine's Loveless.
  2. The true beauty of Clinic is that they have, using a relatively standard rock vocabulary, constructed a truly distinctive, energetic, and magnetically appealing sound.
  3. 90
    Little short of brilliant. [#52, p.79]
  4. 90
    So rewind to indie-rock the way Mark E. Smith started it: reduced, smart, and dirty-sweet as used bubble gum. [Oct 2001, p.130]
  5. A terrific head-scratcher of a debut
User Score
9.3

Universal acclaim- based on 13 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 5 out of 5
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 5
  3. Negative: 0 out of 5
  1. Oct 5, 2014
    10
    Just a perfect beautiful wonderful funny moving scary delightful uncouth uncanny unprecedented album that I could never do justice to. If youJust a perfect beautiful wonderful funny moving scary delightful uncouth uncanny unprecedented album that I could never do justice to. If you download it I'll buy you a soda how's that... Two? Full Review »
  2. Feb 26, 2012
    10
    Incredible amounts of awesomeness lie within this album, what are you waiting for? This has got to be one of my favorite albums of all time.Incredible amounts of awesomeness lie within this album, what are you waiting for? This has got to be one of my favorite albums of all time. Give it a listen! You won't regret it at all! Full Review »
  3. BenjaminBunny
    Apr 17, 2004
    8
    Play this one loud. Very loud. Seriously.