The Used

The Used - The Used
Critic Score
Based on 3 reviews
User Score
Based on 56 ratings
2002 Ratings: #63
Liked by 2 people
June 25, 2002 / Release Date
LP / Format
Reprise / Label
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the actually good half of the embodiment 2000s angsty teen pop punk/emo/screamo/whateverthefuckjustlistentoititsgood
Sometimes The Used gets some flak because of their somewhat aged brand of post-hardcore, but to me, this record is still great. Love this thing.
Maybe Memories - 10
The Taste of Ink - 10
Bulimic - 9
Say Days Ago - 10
Poetic Tragedy - 10
Buried Myself Alive - 9
A Box Full of Sharp Objects - 9
Blue and Yellow - 9
Greener With the Scenery - 9
Noise and Kisses - 10
On My Own - 10
Pieces Mended - 9
Choke Me - 10
Just A Little - 10
It's miraculous that not only the voice but also the whole sound that the band makes is filled with passion, and that it has order.
i'm surprised i never wrote a proper review for this, but this gets way too much flak. its not perfect, and the ratings reflect it. to me, this is a young man struggling with addiction and as gross as it might sound to write an album about, the lyricism for this is top notch. these words stick with you for days and you feel empathy for the narrator; "i think of what it looks like, i think of what it tastes like." a lot of the singing is off key, but i would argue it adds to the ... read more
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Track List

  1. Maybe Memories
  2. The Taste of Ink
  3. Bulimic
  4. Say Days Ago
  5. Poetic Tragedy
  6. Buried Myself Alive
  7. A Box Full of Sharp Objects
  8. Blue and Yellow
  9. Greener With the Scenery
  10. Noise and Kisses
  11. On My Own
  12. Pieces Mended
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Added on: January 2, 2014