Yours, Mine & Ours - Pernice Brothers
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88

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9.2

Universal acclaim- based on 17 Ratings

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  • Summary: Joe Pernice and company return with ten new indie-pop gems.
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 17 out of 17
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 17
  3. Negative: 0 out of 17
  1. 100
    A monumental record from a towering talent. [#59, p.103]
  2. 90
    Songwriting of the highest calibre. [Sep 2003, p.104]
  3. The 10 tracks are hands down the most irresistible pop music you'll hear this year.
  4. The Pernice Brothers' strongest effort yet.
  5. 80
    The balance between Joe's resigned words and uplifting melodies remains sublime. [Aug 2003, p.100]
  6. 80
    Convincingly lovely through and through. [#17, p.140]
  7. Doesn't quite have the ragged charm or the wry humor of 2001's outstanding The World Won't End; the occasional dose of guitar bombast ("One Foot in the Grave") doesn't serve Pernice well.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 12 out of 12
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 12
  3. Negative: 0 out of 12
  1. JimR
    Jun 5, 2003
    10
    Best CD released so far this year.
  2. RocoB
    Apr 21, 2007
    10
    One of my all-time favorite albums.
  3. matta
    May 27, 2005
    10
    I rarley give a 10, but there really is not a single bad track on here. I feel bad for Joe Pernice though, because every cd that he puts out I rarley give a 10, but there really is not a single bad track on here. I feel bad for Joe Pernice though, because every cd that he puts out is incredible and he can only decide a few singles (although every song is worthy) for each one. Can't wait for his next one. Expand
  4. LJ
    Mar 30, 2007
    10
    Another brilliant album by the Pernice Brothers and it's probably there best work to date!
  5. MikeJ
    Apr 11, 2007
    10
    Some of the the most genuine, uplifing and feel good music I've heard in years! Thank you guys for this wonderful album!
  6. AC
    Mar 30, 2007
    9
    Once again, Joe & Company prove why there one of the most reliable bands around. And there 3rd LP "Yours, Mine & Ours" proves my point. No Once again, Joe & Company prove why there one of the most reliable bands around. And there 3rd LP "Yours, Mine & Ours" proves my point. No wonder this has a 88 on metacritc, it's a beauiful record & joy to listen to. Joe Pernice has to be one of the best song writers in the music industry, right now. I don't know if "Yours, Mine & Ours" is not my favorite of their's, it's probably "Discover A Lovelier You" but YMO isn't too far behind, I don't there both probably neck & neck for first. Anway, this album has tons & tons gems, for example-- One Foot in the Grave, Baby in Two, Blinded by the Stars, The Weakest Shade of Blue & Sometimes I Remember. Overall, great album and one of the best of 05. Expand
  7. Joe
    Jun 5, 2003
    8
    Less sweeping, more intimate then "The World Won't End." I'm starting to believe that the Pernice Brothers might write the Less sweeping, more intimate then "The World Won't End." I'm starting to believe that the Pernice Brothers might write the prettiest pop songs right now. Expand

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