New Musical Express (NME)Secure, self-aware and even funny, this could well be the masterpiece they've always promised to make. [11 Mar 2006, p.43]
MojoA third of these songs can rightly be claimed as classic Placebo pop. [Apr 2006, p.106]
Rolling StonePiles on near-emo levels of deep feelings over a plush bed of New Order synth beats and echoey atmospherics. [6 Apr 2006, p.69]
UncutThe endless drug references now seem calculating rather than risque, while the daft lyrics simply grate. [Apr 2006, p.106]
Apr 14, 2014The best album since Without You I'm Nothing, and the best album of hte decade, an classic album, have all the energy, have it all,is an albumThe best album since Without You I'm Nothing, and the best album of hte decade, an classic album, have all the energy, have it all,is an album with no mistakes, is the perfect album that the old fans should have… Expand
sANDApr 5, 2006Absolutely wonderful effort to make a perfect album. Worth every penny.
MortenONov 5, 2006for me this is the perfect album. I saw them at Roskilde and they blow me away....
FredericoMApr 4, 2006Good all around cd.
DecepticonPomApr 21, 2006A bit of alright, I suppose. There will be much better and much worse albo's out this year. But finishing the albo with the lead single A bit of alright, I suppose. There will be much better and much worse albo's out this year. But finishing the albo with the lead single (Song To Say Goodbye) is a rare bold move.… Expand
AliMApr 6, 2006Zzzzzzzzzzz. Sounds just like every other record Placebo have ever released - it sounds kinda catchy at first but wears thin very quickly.
SoupSApr 7, 2006I wish there was more to this band than their image. But all the bisexual-goffick-singing-about-gay-sex posturing in the world won't I wish there was more to this band than their image. But all the bisexual-goffick-singing-about-gay-sex posturing in the world won't save a band who writes songs as utterly boring as this one.… Collapse
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|The Ties That Bind: The River Collection [Box Set] - Bruce Springsteen|
|Elitism for the People 1975-1978 [Box Set] - Pere Ubu|
|No Closer to Heaven - The Wonder Years|
|Alone & Unreal: The Best of the Clientele [Deluxe Edition] - The Clientele|
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|Film Music [Box Set] - Mikael Tariverdiev|
|That's the Spirit - Bring Me the Horizon|
|Vile Child - Milk Teeth|
|The RCA Victor and T-Neck Album Masters: 1959-1983 [Box Set] - The Isley Brothers|
|Radio Static High - Hey Colossus|
|Art Angels - Grimes|
|John Howard & the Night Mail - John Howard & The Night Mail|
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|Have You in My Wilderness - Julia Holter|
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