Crystal Castles

Crystal Castles - Crystal Castles
Critic Score
Based on 23 reviews
2010 Ratings: #301 / 855
Year End Rank: #46
User Score
Based on 294 ratings
2010 Ratings: #39
May 25, 2010 / Release Date
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CRITIC REVIEWS

85
Pitchfork
Crystal Castles return with a second self-titled album, embracing a more direct pop sound while retaining the sharp edges that made their debut so compelling.
80
PopMatters

They’ve made a bigger, denser, more accessible record but in so doing, have not lost sight of their strengths—rather, those strengths now shine through even more clearly.

lukassantiago3
88
Crystal Castles's second album is a near-perfect match between a pure pop perfection and the exotic performance of electronic music.
RyanDWessel
95
Original Score: 70

*Listens to Doe Deer*

Me: Oh yeah that's right.................................I FUCKING LOVE THIS ALBUM.
Emme_Strt
93
Bastante Bailable con toques imperdibles de Shoegaze y Dream pop
morningsbell
95
> when i say i want a goth gf i mean i want this album to demolish me

Granted this album might feel a bit more like a mixtape, I am in no ways supposing that just anyone would find it to be as amazing as it is in my view. For the longest time, I refused to give this album above the original 8.7/10 I assigned it, despite listening to this album very regularly. Maybe exposing myself to this album so much has made me somewhat attached to it, but I really do enjoy it so much to keep it in one ... read more
ElectricMess
83
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Track List

  1. Fainting Spells 
  2. Celestica 
  3. Doe Deer 
  4. Baptism 
  5. Year of Silence 
  6. Empathy 
  7. Suffocation 
  8. Violent Dreams 
  9. Vietnam 
  10. Birds 
  11. Pap Smear 
  12. Not in Love
  13. Intimate 
  14. I Am Made of Chalk
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