Regeneration

Metascore
77

Generally favorable reviews - based on 11 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 9 out of 11
  2. Negative: 0 out of 11
  1. The Divine Comedy are much more appealing in their vulnerability than they ever were in full cry.
  2. The Divine Comedy's abandonment of their precious, nose-thumbing snobbery is abandoning what made them so great in the first place.
User Score
8.8

Universal acclaim- based on 11 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 5
  2. Negative: 0 out of 5
  1. May 5, 2011
    10
    A definite 10, as this is one of the few albums that has ever made me cry. Not even Radiohead has accomplished that, and they're my favoriteA definite 10, as this is one of the few albums that has ever made me cry. Not even Radiohead has accomplished that, and they're my favorite band. Neil Hannon has some **** you have to listen to, not only for his lush sound but his absolutely beautiful lyrics. If this album doesn't speak to you, you have no soul. Full Review »
  2. clarkh
    Jan 26, 2006
    10
    unbelievable. these guys are way under the radar screen. if you like beck's sea change or radiohead, you will love this cd.
  3. BenjaminBunny
    Apr 17, 2004
    6
    I don't understand why Neil Hannon would trade in his wonderful, tongue-in-cheek, grandiose, bells-n-whistles style for a more I don't understand why Neil Hannon would trade in his wonderful, tongue-in-cheek, grandiose, bells-n-whistles style for a more traditional sound. Not unlistenable, but not something I ever want to put on especially having his other LPs. Full Review »