Emphatically No.

Cheekface - Emphatically No.
Critic Score
Based on 4 reviews
User Score
Based on 37 ratings
Liked by 2 people
January 11, 2021 / Release Date
LP / Format
New Professor Music / Label
Indie Rock / Genres
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Entertaining and funny lyrics about daily life and contemporary society. Chuckled more than a few times. Other than the humour in the lyrics, nothing else stood out to me. Unfortunately, it lacks the catchy choruses and hooks that could've taken it to another level.

Favourite tracks: Wedding Guests, Original Composition, Big Big Friend, Don't get hit by a car
This dude voice and lyrics got cringe and annoying half way through whyyyy, then you realise it's been like this the whole album.
Cheekface - Emphatically No.

Genre: Power Pop
Country: US

Final Verdict: 53% (Pleasant Album)
Yearly Ranking: 58th / 75

Highlight: Don't Get It by a Car

Made me think of:
Beach Bunny
Diet Cig
Stephen Malkmus

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This is a really enjoyable album. Stylistically, it's kinda similar to Parquet Courts (hence Pavement as well). It's really lively and fun jangle pop. Lyrically, it's dripping with sarcasm and clever little insights on social issues (I saw someone liken it to Courtney Barnett, and I think that's a pretty apt comparison). The lyrics at times veer towards a little childish and silly, but I don't think it really detracts from the album at all (I think they can get away with this due to how it ... read more
I really don't know how I feel about this album TBH. The lyrics are distractingly amusing - if that makes any sense. i wouldn't say they are "good songs" exactly. Not used to this kind of album at all. It'll no doubt stick out on my 2021 listens. Best tracks; ? I really don't know.
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anztec, schizoidman, Novell_sx, andrii

Added on: January 11, 2021