Love Is All You Love

Band of Skulls - Love Is All You Love
Critic Score
Based on 4 reviews
User Score
Based on 32 ratings
April 12, 2019 / Release Date
LP / Format
SO, Silva Screen / Label
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It's a good time but it's also pretty hollow. You know what the whole song will sound like one second in and because of the song name. I still think it's rather enjoyable though.
This is the 5th album by the Southampton rockers; their first as a two piece since their drummer, Matt Hayward, left in 2017. The first four tracks are a throwback to the group’s earlier bluesy garage rock with fuzzed out riffs, something the band does best. The songs that follow take a more indie/pop sounding approach, with steady rhythms and electronic elements. Unfortunately, this results in the band sounding more mediocre than authentic. It’s an album that tries something new, ... read more
▲ = Carnivorous, That's My Trouble, Love is All You Love, Gold
▬ = Not the Kind of Nothing I Know, Sound of You, Thanks a Lot, Speed of Light
▼ = Cool Your Battles, We're Alive

A fun little album, but lacks a wow factor.
Very meh
Whatever happened to this promising band is now an indie tragedy
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Track List

  1. Carnivorous
  2. That's My Trouble
  3. Love Is All You Love
  4. Not the Kind of Nothing I Know
  5. Cool Your Battles
  6. Sound of You
  7. Thanks a Lot
  8. We’re Alive
  9. Speed of Light
  10. Gold
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Added on: February 27, 2019