Six Cups of Rebel

Metascore
60

Mixed or average reviews - based on 22 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 12 out of 22
  2. Negative: 1 out of 22
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  1. Mar 9, 2012
    60
    When [the album] is all over the lingering echoes are of dizziness and disappointment.
  2. Feb 7, 2012
    60
    More color than meaning, but seductive enough to lure you in and keep you there.
  3. Feb 10, 2012
    54
    Six Cups of Rebel isn't bad, but it is heavy-handed--and nowhere near his strongest.
  4. Feb 7, 2012
    50
    Points for trying something new, but it's hard to disagree with Lindstrøm's own assessment of the record as something of an experimental misfire.
  5. Feb 9, 2012
    45
    The noxious muck on evidence here obscures most of what made his past music so singular.
  6. Feb 7, 2012
    42
    Six Cups seems determined to resurrect the bad decisions of pop's past.
  7. Feb 15, 2012
    40
    There may be some great ideas on here amongst the mis-steps, but without any suspense, it is difficult to tell.
  8. Feb 15, 2012
    40
    So many of the risks taken are either unevocative or plain annoying, particularly when the tracks are structured with so little sense of development.
  9. Uncut
    Feb 8, 2012
    40
    At times, as on "De Javu," it's a dazzling new dimension, but some may await his return to more conventional zones. [Mar 2012, p.90]
User Score
6.5

Generally favorable reviews- based on 8 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 1 out of 1
  1. Apr 26, 2012
    3
    Hans-Peter Lindstrom widely known as simply Lindstrom has just released his second studio album. "Six Cups of Rebel" is seven-track, more thanHans-Peter Lindstrom widely known as simply Lindstrom has just released his second studio album. "Six Cups of Rebel" is seven-track, more than hour journey into the world of electronic sounds reminding old computers and various machines for playing like a "one-armed bandit." The whole shell has taken an experimental cosmic overtones, and that's a pity that in the album could hardly be distinguished only one song - "Hina" - and that, also with a certain reluctance. Full Review »