Pull The Pin

  • Record Label: V2
  • Release Date: Oct 15, 2007
Metascore
46

Mixed or average reviews - based on 12 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 12
  2. Negative: 3 out of 12
  1. Pull The Pin has urgency, a sense of menace and though it deals with issues like war ('Soldiers Make Good Targets') and the London bombings, there's little of the sanctimonious rhetoric Stereophonics of old were guilty of spouting.
User Score
7.8

Generally favorable reviews- based on 29 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 9 out of 13
  2. Negative: 3 out of 13
  1. MikeL
    Aug 29, 2009
    10
    'Pull the Pin' is the best their album!!! It's sounds really great and more emotional than previous albums. Every song is 'Pull the Pin' is the best their album!!! It's sounds really great and more emotional than previous albums. Every song is worths to be a hit. Strange to see it in the worst albums list on this site. Full Review »
  2. ChrisK
    Jul 20, 2009
    8
    Not their best, although the tracks 'Bank Holiday Monday' and 'My Friends' are up there as classic 'phonics Not their best, although the tracks 'Bank Holiday Monday' and 'My Friends' are up there as classic 'phonics material. It's such a shame this album is rated so low, it's going to put many people off from discovering a truly great and unique band. Full Review »
  3. EwenS
    Oct 11, 2008
    8
    Yet another brave twist too a long career for Stereophonics, and again they have pulled it off with a mixture of fast tempo and slow well Yet another brave twist too a long career for Stereophonics, and again they have pulled it off with a mixture of fast tempo and slow well written ballads. This is up their with l.s.v.o. Full Review »