CarolineMar 27, 2007Excellent for a second album. After all, Employment left such great expectations, and they managed to fulfill them right. I LOVE this album.
vikkisApr 3, 2007I love this band.their music catches you like a cat on a mouse,this one may take more time to catch,but it will.
TonyS.Sep 30, 2007Brilliant album. Great follow up. A real grower and as good as if not better than Employment.
KingOfShapesMar 27, 2007It's a great album, and no mistake. Not even the Kaiser's take themselves seriously, so why do all the critics that gave this It's a great album, and no mistake. Not even the Kaiser's take themselves seriously, so why do all the critics that gave this tremendous, sing-along pop album such low marks expect this album to be a major musical force? Its about pop music. Simple songs, witty lyrics, catchy hooks. Its a brilliant pop record. If you don't like it, stop sulking and trying to bring everyone else down. Put the CD on, jump around, try and enjoy yourself. That's what this album is all about. And it's fantastic.… Expand
EmmanuelP.May 16, 2007It's not a bad record, but it isn't great neither. It's got a few good songs, but in general is a bit unconsistens, a bit messy.
mickMar 9, 2007Not as instant as their first effort, but some seriously good tunes are included on this album and everything else seems to grow on me on Not as instant as their first effort, but some seriously good tunes are included on this album and everything else seems to grow on me on every repeated listen… Expand
EddieCApr 8, 2007Unoriginal, weedy and boring. A waste of hard earned cash. The chorus on Ruby could have been written and performed by six-formers. Unoriginal, weedy and boring. A waste of hard earned cash. The chorus on Ruby could have been written and performed by six-formers. They're not a patch on Little Man Tate.… Expand
Published: April 10, 2010With the second album from MGMT arriving in stores this week, we take the opportunity to explore how other bands have fared after releasing a successful debut. Is it possible to have a good second album?
|Led Zeppelin IV [Remastered] - Led Zeppelin|
|Doolittle 25 - Pixies|
|The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series Vol. 11 - Bob Dylan|
|Physical Graffiti [Remastered] - Led Zeppelin|
|The Velvet Underground [45th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition] - The Velvet Underground|
|Houses of the Holy [Remastered] - Led Zeppelin|
|Bloodstone & Diamonds - Machine Head|
|Black Messiah - D'Angelo|
|Gentlemen At 21 [Deluxe Edition] - The Afghan Whigs|
|Offering: Live at Temple University - John Coltrane|
|Start Together [Box Set] - Sleater-Kinney|
|Apex Predator - Easy Meat - Napalm Death|
|G Stands For Go-Betweens, Vol. 1 [Box Set] - The Go-Betweens|
|Complicated Game - James McMurtry|
|No Cities to Love - Sleater-Kinney|
|RTJ2 - Run the Jewels|
|Sun Zoom Spark: 1970 to 1972 [Box Set] - Captain Beefheart|
|The Mindsweep - Enter Shikari|
|Ten Love Songs - Susanne Sundfør|
|Extra Painful - Yo La Tengo|