Divine Fits - A Thing Called the Divine Fits

Divine Fits - A Thing Called the Divine Fits
CRITIC SCORE
78
Based on 17 reviews
2012 Rank: #103 / 711
USER SCORE
75
Based on
27 ratings

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CRITIC REVIEWS

90
Consequence of Sound
Consequence of Sound

Divine Fits is more than the sum of its rangy, resplendent leading men

83
A.V. Club
A.V. Club

Game as Daniel is in a supporting role, his spotlight turns provide the album’s highlights. 

80
No Ripcord
No Ripcord

Divine Fits are more like a twin-dragon of mythological proportions – two sound manipulators known for their scattered, offbeat ideas with a similar work ethic coming together to execute their vision and taking it to the nth degree.

80
The 405
The 405

A Thing Called Divine Fits is brave and shrewd throughout, whilst never losing sight of what makes an album great. 

80
Under The Radar
Under The Radar

A Thing Called the Divine Fits does a fantastic job building on many of the strengths of its members to create a new, exciting project. 

76
Pitchfork
Pitchfork

A Thing Called Divine Fits might seem the Platonic ideal of indie rock collaboration, but the most memorable moments have Boeckner's signature.

70
Beats Per Minute
Beats Per Minute

Rather than a cohesive structured debut effort that was the product of a cooperative band, you have a Frankenstein-ian melding of cast off parts.

70
PopMatters
PopMatters

They’re not there yet, but with Boeckner’s insistence that the group will be the primary focus of its members for the foreseeable future, they might just get it right next time.

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Divine Fits - Live at Third Man Records

Live at Third Man Records

Listen: Divine Fits - "Ain't That The Way" / "Chained To"

DETAILS

RELEASED: August 28, 2012
FORMAT: LP
LABEL: Merge
GENRE: Indie Rock
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END OF YEAR LISTS
# 12 - A.V. Club
# 20 - Consequence of Sound
# 28 - Paste
# 38 - Pretty Much Amazing
# 23 - Rolling Stone
# 6 - Spinner
# 38 - Under the Radar
MISC LISTS
# 6 - PopMatters (Indie Rock)
Track List
  1. My Love Is Real 
  2. Flaggin a Ride 
  3. What Gets You Alone 
  4. Would That Not Be Nice 
  5. The Salton Sea 
  6. Baby Get Worse 
  7. Civilian Stripes 
  8. For Your Heart 
  9. Shivers 
  10. Like Ice Cream 
  11. Neopolitans
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royalflush, patton, philthy
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Added on: June 26, 2012