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LCD Soundsystem - Sound of Silver
Critic Score
Based on 24 reviews
2007 Ratings: #4 / 627
User Score
Based on 605 ratings
2007 Ratings: #2
March 20, 2007 / Release Date
LP / Format
Capitol / Label
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CRITIC REVIEWS

100
musicOMH

Taken end to end, Sound Of Silver is a thrilling, exhilarating ride on a fast machine. Murphy’s hyperactive compositions have rhythm, energy, feeling and bite – and while dance music will claim it, that needn’t restrict its coverage. You’d be mad to miss out on one of this year’s essential albums.

92
Pitchfork

Far removed from the compressed, trebly, and overmastered paradigm that's gripped electronic music in the last decade, Sound of Silver sounds deep, spacious, and full-blooded.

83
A.V. Club

Sure, lots of other people have done this lately, but few do it with Murphy's flair.

BradTasteMusic
91
This album is so damn fun and such a pleasant listen. Front to back, it throws you into this Talking Heads era sound with these insanely catchy and intoxicating rock/electronic fusions.
MiaWatterson
98
sound of GOLD
I love how groovy and how danceable this is.. Really fun times spent listening to this boy
I love my brother for showing me this band (and 38472 others too :) )))
PipePanic
89
LCD Soundsystem sounds like if the Talking Heads were made in the digital age, and I love it. For an album made over 10 years ago, it somehow still sounds fresh, original, interesting, dancable, oddly emotional, vivid, dense, exciting, and all the more important: fun as hell. From the earnest lyrics to the off the wall and groovy production. The lyrics are nihilistic but never depressing, with an interesting juxtaposition between the groovy nature of the music. It's a airey, more mellow affair ... read more
CheapandLethal
100
Amazing
dlspslb
97
I cannot stop headbanging and my neck hurts
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Track List

  1. Get Innocuous!
  2. Time To Get Away
  3. North American Scum
  4. Someone Great
  5. All My Friends
  6. Us V Them
  7. Watch The Tapes
  8. Sound Of Silver
  9. New York, I Love You But You're Bringing Me Down
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