- First Impressions of Earth

The Strokes - First Impressions of Earth
CRITIC SCORE
67
Based on 14 reviews
2006 Rank: #383 / 608
USER SCORE
71
Based on
132 ratings

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Jun 22, 2017
PJ_0707
66
A rather large fall for a band that in my opinion released two of the greatest albums of the early aughts. FIOE is way too long and filled with tracks that are embarrassing to listen to. The album starts strong with its first four tracks being everything expected from the band as well as broadening and strengthening their approach. You Only Live Once matches anything on their first two albums. Juicebox and Heart in a Cage give the band some heavy edge that was missing previously. and Razorblade ... read more
Sep 14, 2016
Felindie
66
Fav Tracks: You Only Live Once, Fear Of Sleep
Jul 13, 2015
SiberianBreaks
55
The biggest problem with this album is how inconsistent it is. With all the tracks this album has to offer, there's really not too many great ideas here. There's a handful of great tracks here with some of Julian's best vocal performances. In the end, it's a mess with a lot of filler-type tracks. I'm glad they changed up their sound with the next album, because they began to sound stale for me with this album

Favourite tracks: Heart in a Cage, Vision of Division, Ize of the World
Dec 22, 2014
Gupla
63
En un momento ya se vuelve irritante.
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LP / Format
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END OF YEAR LISTS
# 8 - NME
Track List
  1. You Only Live Once
  2. Juicebox
  3. Heart In A Cage
  4. Razorblade
  5. On The Other Side
  6. Vision Of Division
  7. Ask Me Anything
  8. Electricityscape
  9. Killing Lies
  10. Fear Of Sleep
  11. 15 Minutes
  12. Ize Of The World
  13. Evening Sun
  14. Red Light