AOTY 2018

The Atlas Underground

Tom Morello - The Atlas Underground
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
2018 Ratings: #668 / 706
User Score
Based on 15 ratings
October 12, 2018 / Release Date
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ElectricMess
38
I don't think anyone needs that Rage Against The Machine reunion more than Tom Morello. There's maybe a moment where I thought that maybe this wouldn't be that bad with Rabbit's Revenge, but the album spirals big time from there. I'm all for trying out new things, but The Atlas Underground doesn't test anything but my patience.

Favorite Track: Rabbit's Revenge

Least Favorite Tracks: Battle Sirens, Every Step That I Take, Lucky One, How Long, Roadrunner
Farlov
35
It's sad to see a fall from grace like this
Br
27
Pandering to a young crowd with a horrid combination of derivative/uncreative EDM and a total lack of recognizable guitars (or vocal quality)
PipePanic
11
Oh Tom Morello, what the fuck happened here? More importantly, what happened to you? How did you go from one (arguably two if you count Audioslave) of the greatest bands of the 90s to one of the worst albums of your career? Not only is the mashup of Tom Morello's pretty great guitar playing and 2018 dubstep a bad idea as a concept, making this a weird, confused concept album is even worse. Which is a real shame, because this album does house some pretty interesting ideals, with some of the ... read more
Doofy
3
My own hippo campus be strugglin' to take flight here Tom :/
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Track List

  1. Battle Sirens (feat. Knife Party)
  2. Rabbit’s Revenge (feat. Bassnectar, Big Boi, and Killer Mike)
  3. Every Step That I Take (feat. Portugal. The Man and Whethan)
  4. We Don’t Need You (feat. Vic Mensa)
  5. Find Another Way (feat. Marcus Mumford)
  6. How Long (feat. Steve Aoki and Tim McIlrath)
  7. Lucky One (feat. K.Flay)
  8. One Nation (feat. Pretty Lights)
  9. Vigilante Nocturno (feat. Carl Restivo)
  10. Where It’s At Ain’t What It Is (feat. Gary Clark Jr. and Nico Stadi)
  11. Roadrunner (feat. Leikeli47)
  12. Lead Poisoning (feat. GZA, RZA, and Herobust)
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Added on: July 27, 2018