Universal acclaim- based on 174 Ratings
Sep 8, 2010A.M. was basically an extension of Uncle Tupelo; with Being There, Wilco moved from country to a kind of alternative country and have slowly swayed from their roots with each album. However, they manage to change styles without losing their appeal. Not a real catchy group of songs but a solid one nonetheless.… Full Review »
Sep 5, 2010I still cover 2 of these songs professionally: Jesus etc. and Pot Kettle Black
(for those that feel there are no pop hooks)
On my worst review I give it a 6; on my best a 9-something....
there are songs I still skip over (heavy metal drummer, kamera, radio cure)
songs I still play (jesus etc., pot kettle black)
song I'm indifferent (reservations, war on war, I'm the Man....)
and song I still am intrigued by (poor places, I am trying..., ashes--esp the outlying guitar part)
did they hype it? probably but why not hype what you've put a lot of work into?
and I never actually bought any of it so I give them a 9 overall… Full Review »