Saint Dymphna - Gang Gang Dance
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8.8

Universal acclaim- based on 54 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 49 out of 54
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 54
  3. Negative: 5 out of 54

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  1. Nov 4, 2011
    10
    Hear us, O God, Our Savior, as we honor St. Dymphna, patron of those afflicted with mental and emotional illness. Help us to be inspired by her example and comforted by her merciful help. Amen. I wonder whether Gang Gang Dance prayed to Saint Dymphna during the recording of their brilliant album number 4. It is named after an Irish girl who was supposedly killed by her own father for her refusal to marry him after her motherâ Expand
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78

Generally favorable reviews - based on 28 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 25 out of 28
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  1. May 9, 2011
    80
    It's their best and most accessible work to date, while somehow not sacrificing any artistic credence.
  2. It's easily their most fully realized project to date and rather than simply a pastiche, they've managed to create something that's completely their own.
  3. 80
    GGD’s career has been a gradual climb out of primordial noise muck and toward beats, and album four is their most propulsive.