Dot Music's Scores

  • Music
For 1,511 reviews, this publication has graded:
  • 55% higher than the average critic
  • 2% same as the average critic
  • 43% lower than the average critic
On average, this publication grades 3 points lower than other critics. (0-100 point scale)
Average Music review score: 69
Highest review score: 100 Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots
Lowest review score: 10 Rolling Papers
Score distribution:
1,511 music reviews
    • 55 Metascore
    • 20 Critic Score
    The truth is most of this new record is karaoke, too--it's just that, like their fans, the band are so desperate to mean something that they have the gall to call it 'new'.
    • 60 Metascore
    • 20 Critic Score
    If the "Energy Never Dies", as Black Eyed Peas' acronymically-titled fifth album has us believe, why do they continually sound like the most tired, idea-less group on the block?
    • 47 Metascore
    • 20 Critic Score
    Because beneath the clownishly self-effacing exterior, there's an artless ambition at work here that's terrible to behold.
    • 58 Metascore
    • 20 Critic Score
    Far from a behind-the-scenes veil-lifting, though, 'Doggumentary' largely ensures that the worst preconceptions of self-indulgent hip-hop remain in place.
    • 33 Metascore
    • 10 Critic Score
    Eventually, 'Results May Vary' could become a fascinating document - a frightening insight into the vacuous state of 21st century culture.
    • 58 Metascore
    • 10 Critic Score
    Relentlessly bland and bourgeois, "Twelve Stops And Home" sounds like the product of focus-group analysis.
    • 39 Metascore
    • 10 Critic Score
    He, like Ashcroft before RPA & The United Nations Of Sound, has absolutely no idea how rubbish he's capable of being. Take note Liam, and be careful.
    • 59 Metascore
    • 10 Critic Score
    If this is what we get - because this is what enough of us apparently want - the end of the music business cannot come soon enough.