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Old 02-29-2012, 02:24 AM   #16
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Old 02-29-2012, 09:15 AM   #17
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I'm literally three seconds in and all like
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Old 02-29-2012, 09:49 AM   #18
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Old 02-29-2012, 09:16 PM   #19
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This is streaming on NPR for those among us who have Catholic guilt.

 
Not actually Catholic.
 
No offense meant to any actual Catholics.
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Old 03-01-2012, 03:54 AM   #20
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This album is amazing, btw.
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Old 03-01-2012, 03:31 PM   #21
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aaaah, this is awesome.
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Old 03-02-2012, 10:25 PM   #22
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more rhymes than dr seuss. i love it.

 
not catholic either

 
or guilty, cos i will be buying the thing and seeing the band live





don't really dig "born for love", but otherwise...fantastic album.
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Old 03-05-2012, 06:59 PM   #23
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Buy Holiday too, slacker.
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Old 03-06-2012, 07:15 AM   #24
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Finally got around to listening to it in full. This album is fucking tasty.

 
also cause we doin these
 
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Old 03-06-2012, 08:54 PM   #25
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Damn, first Magnetic Fields album I don't like AT ALL, nothing interesting and I was actually quite glad I could turn it off when the last song ended.

No really catchy songs for me this time around, might have overdone it on the (lesser of the 2) woman singing as well this time.
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Old 03-08-2012, 06:01 PM   #26
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Uhoh:

The Magnetic Fields: Love at the Bottom of the Sea | Album Reviews | Pitchfork
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Old 03-08-2012, 08:58 PM   #27
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Does that mean xtrmx writes for Pitchfork?
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Old 03-08-2012, 09:03 PM   #28
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Does he know you can actually turn an album/song off before it ends if you don't like it? I just got done saying I haven't made it through we take care of our own yet in its entirety in the Springsteen thread for that reason. How in the hell can one claim going back to the country and Andrew in drag aren't beyond catchy? What on earth do you consider catchy?

What, hipsterspork didn't like it either? Wasn't there a lot of hate for distortion, too? Or am I just remembering something wrong? My ears must be broken, apparently everyone hates the stuff I like. Oh dear. Whatever shall I do.
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Old 03-08-2012, 09:08 PM   #29
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I never read that site, do all their reviewers write such stuffy, unnecessarily verbose essays that are 85% not even about the album the writer is reviewing?
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Old 03-08-2012, 09:14 PM   #30
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Yes.

Sadly, that review is not out of step with the critical consensus. It has been unduly harsh on this album, especially after the last two were quite well liked. I think this one is a huge improvement, personally.
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