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- The Resistance

Muse - The Resistance
CRITIC SCORE
66
Based on 17 reviews
2009 Rank: #560 / 799
USER SCORE
68
Based on
111 ratings

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Viictor97
65
The start of the album is pretty good with Uprising and Resistance, but the rest is just 'ok'.
john95
64
It's fine. Uprising and resistance are a bit ridiculous to be honest.I mean, using the "we"(the nation) and the "they" (the government) formula in songs in 2009 is kind of dated, isnt it? Undisclosed desires was good and it also sounds quite unique imo. It's nothing great, but good. United states of eurasia was exciting, but a bit too extravagant. Then,at around the middle of the album lie probably the worst songs(#5-8). Too overblown, too dramatic, and especially mk ultra ... read more
thethirdverse
NR
probably their last album with any listening ability whatsoever.
zaxapitsa
NR
wow, they lost it completely
jasonwallace199
70
A lot less heavy tracks on this album. Bit of a disappointment compared to there other albums. But that doesn't mean I disliked this album.

Fav Tracks: Uprising, Resistance, Undisclosed Desires, Exogenesis Symphony Pt. 1-3
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DETAILS

September 15, 2009 / Release Date
LP / Format
Warner Bros. / Label
muse.mu / Website
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Track List

  1. Uprising
  2. Resistance
  3. Undisclosed Desires
  4. United States Of Eurasia [+Collateral Damage]
  5. Guiding Light
  6. Unnatural Selection
  7. MK Ultra
  8. I Belong To You [+Mon Coeur S'Ouvre A Ta Voix]
  9. Exogenesis: Symphony Part 1 [Overture]
  10. Exogenesis: Symphony Part 2 [Cross-pollination]
  11. Exogenesis: Symphony Part 3 [Redemption]