This Modern Glitch

The Wombats - This Modern Glitch
Critic Score
Based on 13 reviews
2011 Ratings: #914 / 997
User Score
Based on 75 ratings
2011 Ratings: #221
Liked by 3 people
April 26, 2011 / Release Date
LP / Format
Bright Antenna / Label
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What is it with bands in this challenge and instantly washing away any good will I had?

Going into This Modern Glitch, I wasn't expecting it to be good. However, I was hoping it would be at least energetic or bring back a wave of great memories. Instead, I got a bland, still, lifeless record that saddened me because even my old favorites are worse than I remember. It's also another album that's pretty fucking difficult to really talk about due to it's ... read more


A Perfect way of keeping your original sound at heart whilst changing a lot. This isn't the biggest change from their debut but its not the exact formula again. You can tell they wanted to do much more than remain another indie band who were big in the 2000s.
I think the synthesisers on this thing are actually pretty great. Tracks like 1996 and Tokyo use synths greatly. In fact, can i just speak more about just how FUCKING good Tokyo is. It's very possibly the best song i've heard from the band ... read more




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Track List

  1. Our Perfect Disease
  2. Tokyo (Vampires & Wolves) 
  3. Jump Into The Fog
  4. Anti-D 
  5. Last Night I Dreamt... 
  6. Techno Fan 
  7. 1996 
  8. Walking Disasters 
  9. Girls/Fast Cars 
  10. Schumacher The Champagne
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Added on: November 10, 2011