Metascore
70

Generally favorable reviews - based on 20 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 15 out of 20
  2. Negative: 2 out of 20
  1. The twin sisters fully embrace new-wave synths and fuzzy rock rave-ups... while their reedy voices trace the cork-screw path of relationships good and bad. [17 Sep 2004, p.81]
User Score
8.7

Universal acclaim- based on 43 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 18 out of 22
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 22
  3. Negative: 4 out of 22
  1. KatrinaH.
    Aug 7, 2007
    3
    What IS there to like about this group? I mean, they could be worse, I suppose...but with grating vocals, repetitive song structures and What IS there to like about this group? I mean, they could be worse, I suppose...but with grating vocals, repetitive song structures and ridiculously self-absorbed lyrics they could certainly be a lot better. Carrie Brownstein would shoot them one look and they'd melt into little puddles of power chords and bad haircuts. Full Review »
  2. MichelleK
    Apr 8, 2007
    10
    ....amazing...
  3. JavierGE
    Sep 5, 2006
    10
    So this is what guitar and power pop is all about. And what if the songs resemble past gems? They're all gems in their own right. So this is what guitar and power pop is all about. And what if the songs resemble past gems? They're all gems in their own right. It's very obvious to me: this is one of the albums of the decade (Well if you're a fan of Mouse On Mars then don't you even try to listen to it) Full Review »