Citizens of Boomtown

The Boomtown Rats - Citizens of Boomtown
Critic Score
Based on 6 reviews
2020 Ratings: #382 / 387
User Score
Based on 11 ratings
March 13, 2020 / Release Date
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Power Pop, Pop Rock / Genres
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57
Genre: Pop Rock
Country: Ireland

Final Verdict: 57% (Pleasant Album)
Yearly Ranking: 307th / 496

Highlight: The Boomtown Rats

Made me think of:
The Stranglers
Dexys Midnight Runners
The Pretenders
Dropkick Murphys
The Kooks
David Bowie
50
FAV:
Get A Grip
The Boomtown Rats

LEAST FAV:
Trash Glam Baby
Passing Through
Shearer
51
More like citizens of BOOMERtown amirite? HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA but seriously this albums sounds so dated and the lyrics make me die inside.
Z.Younk
36
I haven't heard a thing of theirs since their original late-70s-early-80's hits."Like Clockwork", "I Don't Like Mondays", "Rat Trap" and "She's So Modern", but this is almost what I expected, albeit without as much new wave sound. Almost sounds like 90's alternative.
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Track List

  1. Trash Glam Baby
  2. Sweet Thing
  3. Monster Monkeys
  4. She Said No
  5. Passing Through
  6. Here's a Postcard
  7. K.I.S.S.
  8. Rock 'n' Roll Yé Yé
  9. Get a Grip
  10. The Boomtown Rats
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Added on: March 9, 2020