Forgiveness Rock Record

Broken Social Scene - Forgiveness Rock Record
Critic Score
Based on 28 reviews
2010 Ratings: #137 / 879
User Score
Based on 95 ratings
2010 Ratings: #115
May 4, 2010 / Release Date
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CRITIC REVIEWS

83
Pitchfork

The band's newfound tightness results in a few of the most chart-friendly songs in BSS history, although as usual, each seems to come with a built-in caveat to prevent the potential of radio play.

80
musicOMH

Overall this is a very impressive album which deserves a lot more attention than it will probably receive.

80
AllMusic

The “additional members” and “guests” involved (31 strong, when all is said and done) are what make Forgiveness Rock Record unique, especially in an era where bloated membership is so often used as a gimmick.

Doofy
NR
By 'Forgiveness Rock Record' we're getting close to the generic with some 'big and bland' stadium pretensions entering the writing and the performances.

A lot of the songs are peppy in an over eager way and/or boast clattering arrangements - if that sounds like the sort of style that might become ever so slightly wearing at times then you're right.

The album sounds best toned down and looking back - like on the standout 'Romance to the Grave'. All said, this release runs dangerously low on ... read more
Melancoholic
70
Favortie tracks: All to All, Ungrateful Little Father, Chase Scene
Least favorite: Texico Bitches ,Me and My Hand
CheapandLethal
60
Fairly dull
cshults
90
This album is so solid coming off of the Presents... albums. This is how BSS should be: playing and working together.
Felindie
85
Fav Tracks: Forced to Love , Chase Scene , Water in Hell
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Track List

  1. World Sick 
  2. Chase Scene 
  3. Texico Bitches 
  4. Forced to Love 
  5. All to All 
  6. Art House Director 
  7. Highway Slipper Jam 
  8. Ungrateful Little Father 
  9. Meet Me in the Basement 
  10. Sentimental X's 
  11. Sweetest Kill 
  12. Romance to the Grave 
  13. Water in Hell 
  14. Me and My Hand

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