True Loves - Hooray for Earth
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  1. Positive: 9 out of 12
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  1. Jul 6, 2011
    91
    It's fair to say that Hooray For Earth is a relative latecomer to the indie synth-rock party, but it certainly makes for an interesting guest
  2. Jul 6, 2011
    90
    With its infectious energy and gargantuan hooks, there's little doubt True Loves is going to turn more than a few heads.
  3. Rarely does music feel this much like a celebration, and though it might not get to you emotionally, that doesn't mean you can't sing along.
  4. Jul 6, 2011
    79
    As extroverted as these songs sound, you really never get a full sense of Hooray For Earth's personality.
  5. Feb 27, 2012
    70
    The album was entirely performed, engineered and produced by Noel Heroux; perhaps the input of a full band and a producer would have brought these songs to life and produced a rather more coherent and fully formed debut.
  6. Jul 28, 2011
    70
    As it stands, I enjoy it for what it is.
  7. Jan 2, 2013
    40
    They're unpleasantly listenable. [Jul 2012, p.103]

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  1. Oct 3, 2011
    8
    Hooray for Earth astound with a clever mix of pop, rock and synth - their debut LP is that good. Tracks from 3 to 5 are the core of the record. They show Noel Heroux and his bandmates as crafters of songs that are the missing link between whatâ Expand