Foo Fighters - Wasting Light
Wasting Light
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Oxide
94
The Foo Fighters are one of my favourite rock bands of all time, however when it comes to their albums, often times as a complete package they fall slightly short. With 'Wasting Light' however, this is most definitely not the case. This album is extremely underrated in terms of what it offers to rock music in the modern era, and fans of rock music who are living through the "death of rock music", should definitely give this album a chance.

From the explosive opening of 'Bridge ... read more
MinatoArisato
70
One of Dave Grohl's best works in a long time. Wasting Light is pure and unadulterated Rock and Roll.

Best Track: Rope
Worst Track: White Limo
84
Foo Fighters returned with a more raw sound through analog recording techniques, making for a very powerful and rocking record. Most of the songs are anthemic arena rockers, and function well for what they are. It’s nothing necessarily groundbreaking, but it’s fantastically executed rock music.
kappachino
75
Major improvement
gas_souza
81
Bridge Burning - 80
Rope - 80
Dear Rosemary - 80
White Limo - 80
Arlandria - 85
These Days - 80
Back & Forth - 75
A Matter Of Time - 75
Miss The Misery - 80
I Should Have Known - 90
Walk - 90

Destaques: I Should Have Known, Arlandria e Walk
Vitaminchick
80
This album is very enjoyable.
81
▲ = Bridge Burning, Rope, White Limo, Arlandria, These Days, Walk
▬ = Dear Rosemary, Back & Forth, A Matter Of Time, Miss The Misery, Should Have Known
▼ =
PipePanic
94
One of Foo Fighters finest albums, bringing in the over-the-top rock and roll swagger of yesteryear, to the polish, grit and fun of more modern rock staples, creating a fun as hell and refreshingly creative album from one of rocks loudest voices (Both literally and figuratively).

Favorite Jams: White Limo, These Days, Walk

Lest Favorite: A Matter Of Time
77
1. Bridge Burning - 10
2. Rope - 10
3. Dear Rosemary - 8.0
4. White Limo - 8.0
5. Arlandria - 8.5
6. These Days - 6.5
7. Back & Forth - 5.0
8. A Matter Of Time - 5.5
9. Miss The Misery - 7.0
10. I Should Have Known - 7.5
11. Walk - 8.5

84.5/110 - 76.8/100
NR
A big step-up from Echoes and an unbelievably solid record.
twwalter
70
The Foo Fighters' best album since their 90s heyday. They have finally found themselves having fun and playing around with all sounds.

Favorite tracks: Rope, Dear Rosemary, White Limo, Walk
Mvrderface
88
For me it was on top 10 of the year.
rapmartin12
79
Stand-Out Tracks:
- Rope
- Miss the Misery
- I Should Have Known
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