Orbital - Wonky

Orbital - Wonky
CRITIC SCORE
74
Based on 14 reviews
2012 Rank: #223 / 657
USER SCORE
77
Based on
8 ratings

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CRITIC REVIEWS

80
Drowned in Sound
Drowned in Sound

The best record Orbital have made in the past 15 years and up there with their very best.

80
NME
NME

This is mainly a deep pool of blissful, sedentary festival listening. 

80
musicOMH
musicOMH

Orbital are right back on form, sounding assured and instinctive, ready to seize the moment once again and take their music to another level.

75
Pitchfork
Pitchfork

They've managed to work within mainstream dance music's current vogue for radio-friendly track lengths without abandoning their patented crest-to-the-big-release style.

70
PopMatters
PopMatters

More time spent with Wonky is time getting acquainted with that old friend electronica, which takes its sweet time developing mood and melody.

60
FACT Magazine
FACT Magazine

The occasional glimpses of innovation just about justify its many flaws

User Reviews
daFigz
NR
Nothing stellar as I have found this CD grows slowly on me...but, alas, it's an Orbital release and that says tons to me!

75
Decent new stuff - 'Never' is a standout. But it all gets blown away by Impact, Lush, Satan, Belfast and Chime on the 2nd CD recorded live in Oz.

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DETAILS

RELEASED: April 3, 2012
FORMAT: LP
LABEL: ACP
GENRE: Electronic
TAGS
END OF YEAR LISTS
# 18 - MOJO
# 37 - The Guardian
# 64 - Uncut
MISC LISTS
# 2 - PopMatters (Electronic)
Track List
  1. One Big Moment 
  2. Straight Sun 
  3. Never 
  4. New France [ft. Zola Jesus] 
  5. Distractions 
  6. Stringy Acid 
  7. Beeledub 
  8. Wonky [ft. Lady Leshurr] 
  9. Where Is it Going?
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Added on: April 4, 2012