The Weight of Your Love

  • Record Label: PIAS
  • Release Date: Jul 9, 2013
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6.7

Generally favorable reviews- based on 55 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 37 out of 55
  2. Negative: 11 out of 55
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  1. Sep 10, 2013
    6
    http://osianlewis.blogspot.co.uk/2013/08/album-review-editors-weight-of-your-love.html

    ''The Weight of Your Love' definitely sounds like a fourth album. This is not an insult. I think the Editors have developed with each subsequent album. I believe Editors might lack a bit of flare and ingenuity. Sometimes I sense that their songs are about to take off and they just seem to struggle to
    http://osianlewis.blogspot.co.uk/2013/08/album-review-editors-weight-of-your-love.html

    ''The Weight of Your Love' definitely sounds like a fourth album. This is not an insult. I think the Editors have developed with each subsequent album. I believe Editors might lack a bit of flare and ingenuity. Sometimes I sense that their songs are about to take off and they just seem to struggle to find the next gear. 6.5/10.'

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55

Mixed or average reviews - based on 22 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 22
  2. Negative: 1 out of 22
  1. Aug 28, 2013
    50
    There are glimmers of the band that went before. [Aug-Sep 2013, p.130]
  2. Jul 25, 2013
    58
    There are a few thrilling moments here—notably the cinematic ballad “Nothing”--but the band mostly flounders as it seeks a new direction.
  3. Jul 16, 2013
    30
    No matter what mode they’re in, they manage to turn four-minute songs into small eternities.