|Lord, give me grace and dancing feet And the power to impress Lord, give me grace and dancing feet Let me outshine the moon Is it so wrong to crave...||See the rest of the song lyrics|
Mar 25, 2017Holly molly... whats wrong with this poor rating? This is the best album of Bloc Party, so much deep in my heart. This album reborn so muchHolly molly... whats wrong with this poor rating? This is the best album of Bloc Party, so much deep in my heart. This album reborn so much memories a few years ago. I love it... and again, I don't know why has this poor score...… Expand
LincolnWFeb 12, 2007simply awesome!
Dec 30, 2010A great follow up from their first album Silent Alarm. A Weekend In The City is a lot different sounding from Silent Alarm. The lyrics are aA great follow up from their first album Silent Alarm. A Weekend In The City is a lot different sounding from Silent Alarm. The lyrics are a lot more in depth and it sounds a little more mature. The vocals are better, the lyrics are good, everything just sounds great. All In All, A Weekend In The City is just as good, if not better, than Silent Alarm. A-… Expand
JohnBFeb 5, 2007The first half of A Weekend in the City is better in every aspect compared to the second half. Lyrically, I hear honesty coming from Kele and The first half of A Weekend in the City is better in every aspect compared to the second half. Lyrically, I hear honesty coming from Kele and that is something I can really sympathize with. His words will hit a core with the targeted age group even though they may seem overly simplistic and not so interesting at times. Lyrically and musically Bloc Party tries to create a concept of every day life in the UK and for that they deserve credit as well as exploring different sounds, leaving behind the dance punk so prevalent on Silent Alarm. This album really shows how far Bloc Party has progressed as well as its beauty with multiple listenings. A Weekend in the City may be overproduced and several songs are misfires, but it is not a failure by any means and it deserves its due respect.… Expand
JasonC.Feb 5, 2007I realize that they have to "mature" and that some people think that any objections to this album are ignorant because they don't I realize that they have to "mature" and that some people think that any objections to this album are ignorant because they don't recognize some sort of growth. I'm all for maturing but this is just boring. The melodies are unbelievably similar from song to song and the energy of classics like "Positive Tension" is nowhere to be found. There are definitely redeeming moments, in which the epic brit-pop sound works somehow, but this is generally a really dragging bunch of songs that is only made cohesive by the fact that they all sound the same.… Expand
RobertNFeb 9, 2007what ever happened to bloc party? Hard to swallow.
MarkWFeb 7, 2007The worst album of the year, Bloc Party turns to a Emo band now, unfortunately.
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?
|Homecoming: The Live Album - Beyoncé|
|Coltrane '58: The Prestige Recordings [Box Set] - John Coltrane|
|Gold & Grey - Baroness|
|Titanic Rising - Weyes Blood|
|Grey Area - Little Simz|
|Originals - Prince|
|Rolling Thunder Revue: The 1975 Live Recordings [Box Set] - Bob Dylan|
|LEGACY! LEGACY! - Jamila Woods|
|When I Get Home - Solange|
|Psychodrama - Dave|
|Patty Griffin - Patty Griffin|
|Kankyō Ongaku: Japanese Ambient, Environmental & New Age Music 1980-1990 - Various Artists|
|Ancestral Recall - Christian Scott|
|Designer - Aldous Harding|
|Shepherd in a Sheepskin Vest - Bill Callahan|
|Ilana: The Creator - Mdou Moctar|
|Dogrel - Fontaines DC|
|U.F.O.F. - Big Thief|
|Out of Sight - Jake Xerxes Fussell|
|Reward - Cate Le Bon|