Silence Is Easy

  • Record Label: EMI
  • Release Date: Jan 27, 2004
Metascore
53

Mixed or average reviews - based on 16 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 16
  2. Negative: 1 out of 16
  1. This is a pompous, blandly histrionic album, faintly monumental in its drabness.
User Score
7.1

Generally favorable reviews- based on 14 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 7 out of 10
  2. Negative: 2 out of 10
  1. May 10, 2013
    7
    It's unfortunate that Starsailor worked with Phil Spector to release a commercial album for American audiences. Instead of the minimalistIt's unfortunate that Starsailor worked with Phil Spector to release a commercial album for American audiences. Instead of the minimalist instrumentation present on the first release the structure of songs is more complex and the sound is grander and epic (particularly on Four to the Floor). Sadly the album falls flat on its face and the songs are generally quite boring despite the production of previously brilliant producers. Upon repeated listens however the album seems to improve, but its still a weak release from a great band. Full Review »
  2. FaresN
    Nov 6, 2004
    9
    Much better than Coldplay, great vocals and I love the sound. It's not much of an improvement on the first album, but not by any means a Much better than Coldplay, great vocals and I love the sound. It's not much of an improvement on the first album, but not by any means a disappointment Full Review »
  3. JonB
    Mar 2, 2004
    4
    fairly boring, fairly one-paced, fairly uninvolving, buy the song silence is easy on single or download but don't bother with the whole album..