The Monitor
Titus Andronicus - The Monitor
Critic Score
Based on 25 reviews
2010 Ratings: #56 / 833
Year End Rank: #19
User Score
Based on 107 ratings
2010 Ratings: #12
Your Review
Jan 13, 2018
The opening “A More Perfect Union” with its Springsteen referencing lyrics is Titus Andronicus as their moss Boss. The song is a perfect opener and has more clarity than anything off of The Airing of Grievances. “Titus Andronicus Forever” keeps the momentum going and while its refrain of “the enemy is everywhere” could make the track come off as filler, it doesn’t overstay it’s welcome. “No Future Part Three” doubles up the Bright Eyes ... read more
Dec 10, 2017
Fairly uninspired
Jul 17, 2017
Fav Tracks:
Four Score and Seven
A More Perfect Union
No Future Part Three: Escape From No Future
May 1, 2017
I do appreciate the concept in Titus Andronicus' The Monitor, and I do feel like there are some fantastic songs here. The instrumentation in The Monitor makes the album much more grand and exciting, and I appreciate it, for sure. However, I don't find this album to be all that great. I like it, for sure, but I don't love it. The album doesn't read off to me as being all that memorable, and it gets exhausting towards its half; however, there are still some exciting and fantastic moments in The ... read more
Apr 21, 2017
This album hits all the marks for me and finishes with one of the most powerful punk songs I've ever heard.
Track List
  1. A More Perfect Union
  2. Titus Andronicus Forever
  3. No Future Part Three: Escape From No Future
  4. Richard II
  5. A Pot in Which to Piss
  6. Four Score and Seven
  7. Theme From "Cheers"
  8. To Old Friends and New
  9. ...And Ever
  10. The Battle of Hampton Roads