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The Babies - Our House On The Hill

The Babies - Our House On The Hill
CRITIC SCORE
72
Based on 7 reviews
2012 Rank: #278 / 664
USER SCORE
64
Based on
4 ratings

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CRITIC REVIEWS

78
Pitchfork
Pitchfork

Though imperfect, Hill's intensifying sonic clarity presents the Babies as a group that still believes in rock'n'roll as a powerful language, one that can help sort out mortal complexities and say something about the way we live.

70
Beats Per Minute
Beats Per Minute

The Babies bottled the lightning of a fertile songwriting partnership on their debut, and with this followup they seem to have fleshed out their sound as a band. 

70
No Ripcord
No Ripcord

What really makes Our House on the Hill an impressive leap for the group is the greater sense of diversity in songwriting seen throughout the album.

50
Consequence of Sound
Consequence of Sound

A sophomore effort that sounds largely indistinguishable from the debut in its strengths and weaknesses.

User Reviews
Space Vacation
72
The Babies, featuring Cassie Ramone without the processing, and some dude from Woods' released an album in 2012...

I must say one downfall which is slightly depressing is the lyrics on a couple tracks are downright childish.
"Because you're mean, mean, mean, mean
And it hurts my feelings
Oh you're you're mean, mean, mean, mean
What did I do to deserve this?"

or, "And you're a dumb-fuck, you fucking idiot
Yeah, you're a dumb-fuck, you fucking piece ... read more

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DETAILS

RELEASED: November 13, 2012
FORMAT: LP
LABEL: Woodsist
GENRE: Garage Rock
TAGS
Track List
  1. Alligator 
  2. Slow Walkin 
  3. Mess Me Around 
  4. Get Lost 
  5. Baby 
  6. Mean 
  7. On My Team 
  8. Moonlight Mile 
  9. See the Country 
  10. That Boy 
  11. Chase it to the Grave
  12. Wandering
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Added on: August 29, 2012