- Django Django

Django Django - Django Django
CRITIC SCORE
79
Based on 17 reviews
2012 Rank: #77 / 906
USER SCORE
78
Based on
125 ratings

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CRITIC REVIEWS

91
Paste

Everything combines to enrich, enliven and add texture to the band’s wild aesthetic, which is unlike anything else you’re going to experience this year.

90
No Ripcord

The melodies are catch and pleasing, full of sharply written, witty lyricism. Not a thing about it is forced. It’s a classic slow grower, immediately pleasing but not striking.

72
Pitchfork

Django Django are bursting with ideas and an intriguing aesthetic that would suggest that their own goals are very keenly defined

70
Consequence of Sound

For all its spaced-out, psychedelic wonder and tendency to jump all over the musical map, Django Django comes across as too honest to ever feel over the top. 

70
PopMatters

Their creativity merits praise, and the end result has much to offer.

gradys_kitchen
85
When a band wears its influences on its sleeve, it's often looked down upon by critics and 'music enthusiasts'. To me it is always an over reaction. These are influences, not musicians playing in a tribute band. Django Django bring back the sound of The Beta Band but with better pop structure and no slow burners. I love most everything from the Beta Band, but admittedly recognize the dour somds or the ambient like experimentations. Django Django employs the same creativity and blend of sounds ... read more
Felindie
78
Fav Tracks: Default , Waveforms , Silver Rays
thierry
69
Pounding, experimental indie pop that is taken to different effects in each song.

Hail Bop, Default, Love's Dart, Storm, Skies Over Cairo
SiberianBreaks
46
The album starts out quite promising with the undeniably fun 'Hail Bop.' Then, it quickly unfolds into your typical indie flavour of the month album with a handful of painfully bland moments. I still see potential for their sound.

Favourite tracks: Hail Bop, Life's a Beach
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END OF YEAR LISTS
# 17 - BBC
# 8 - Clash
# 18 - DIY
# 7 - Entertainment Weekly
# 12 - Gigwise
# 7 - MOJO
# 11 - NME
# 17 - No Ripcord
# 4 - Piccadilly Records
# 26 - Rolling Stone
# 8 - Rough Trade
# 6 - The Fly
# 12 - The Guardian
# 41 - The Line of Best Fit
# 5 - Under the Radar
MISC LISTS
# 23 - Drowned in Sound
Track List
  1. Introduction 
  2. Hail Bop 
  3. Default 
  4. Firewater 
  5. Waveforms 
  6. Zumm Zumm 
  7. Hand of Man 
  8. Love's Dart 
  9. Wor 
  10. Storm 
  11. Life's a Beach 
  12. Skies Over Cairo 
  13. Silver Rays
Contributions By
thisisabtlgrnd, patton, erik


Added on: February 5, 2012