Brickbat

Piroshka - Brickbat
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
2019 Ratings: #421 / 590
User Score
Based on 40 ratings
2019 Ratings: #710
February 15, 2019 / Release Date
LP / Format
Bella Union / Label
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TheRootBoy
68
It's nothing new nugaze but it is at least a fun sound to play around with. Had to listen a few more times than usual to decide if this got a 6/10 or a 7/10 for me.
daFigz
53
Let me open with this declarative statement. This is not "Shoegaze." It is a hybrid form of Garbage that borrows from Shoegaze guitar treatments to achieve its derivative Garbage sound. And, as I listen to the album, I hear Neo-psychedelic phrasing along with the affected guitars. However, it clearly has in its membership a combination of established talent which demonstrates a mature degree of musical prowess. It possesses a rather muddy sound due to the overproduction caused by the ... read more
40
Towards the end of 2016 we were surprisingly informed that reformed shoegaze band Lush were once again breaking up, this time to get back to their families and jobs after a mere 6-month reunion. Something seemed amiss. The band played a lack-lustre final show at Manchester Academy and, yet again, history dealt its final fatal blow to the band.

It now appears, however, from recent interviews with vocalist/guitarist Miki Berenyi, that during rehearsals for that final Lush show, the seeds had ... read more
DukeEman
76
An album that knows its core audience and delivers to it...
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Track List

  1. This Must Be Bedlam
  2. Village of the Damned
  3. Never Enough
  4. Blameless
  5. What's Next?
  6. Hated by the Powers That Be
  7. Run for Your Life
  8. Heartbeats
  9. Everlastingly Yours
  10. She's Unreal
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