Brightside

The Lumineers - Brightside
Critic Score
Based on 4 reviews
User Score
Based on 105 ratings
2022 Ratings: #29
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CRITIC REVIEWS

60
Gigwise

Cohesive in its ups and downs, it feels more personal in its specificity as the lyrics become void of location but really double down on emotions. So much of it sounds like the kind of songs that would soundtrack big cinema moments.

Danielbrtp
52

BRIGHTSIDE, like a house on fire, sounds messy, gradually losing its best features. The Lumineers' fourth studio album doesn't have the potential to reach the popularity of the first two LPs, nor does it feature interesting audiovisuals like "III" and "Cleopatra". Here the big focus is to experiment. With electric guitars and heavier-than-conventional drums, none of the tracks sound like a likely hit that made them popular in Folk-rock. With lyrics that are often vague - ... read more

BaddieBaphomet
40

NO NUANCE REVIEW

Look on the “Brightside” - it’s only thirty minutes.

jimmylikesmusic
43

So last night I saw something very interesting, I was browsing Spotify looking for something to listen to and I noticed a little announcement of sorts at the top of the page "The new album from The Lumineers is here. Stream 'BRIGHTSIDE' now." and I stopped and I had to check to make sure it was the same Lumineers that I thought it was because I literally forgot they were even still a band that existed and made music. Going into this album I was expecting it to be bad, and yeah I was ... read more

evanoswald
57

it was decent, nothing to special that hasn't been done before. Felt a bit uninspired and not too heartfelt. kind of put me to sleep but it was nonetheless decent. Ngl I didn’t even finish the album because I was kind of bored. Maybe it’s just not for me

itsclairespears
41

First listen: 41/100

BaddieBaphomet
40

NO NUANCE REVIEW

Look on the “Brightside” - it’s only thirty minutes.

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Added on: September 20, 2021