The House of Love

The House of Love - The House of Love
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1988 Ratings: #26 / 141
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So this is supposed to be a classic album... Not it.


On this album, their debut and the first of the two self-titled albums they would release (back to back as well, sheesh), The House Of Love have sound wise much more in common with shoegaze than with alt rock, a direction they would go into more later. This is mainly notable on the tracks Christine, which seems to have become a mild classic of sorts in indie circles, and the song Love In A Car. But what does this do for them in terms of the quality of their music?

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10. Salome
9. Sulphur
8. Happy
7. Love in a Car
6. Touch Me
5. Christine
4. Man to Child
3. Fisherman's Tale
2. Hope
1. Road

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Added on: October 29, 2013