Pink Floyd - The Wall
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Based on 4 reviews
1979 Ratings: #56 / 121
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100
Sputnikmusic
This was the last great album by Pink Floyd, and any fan of the band should own a copy , as it displays the band's most remarkable album, and one that contains all the hallmarks that made them great; ethereal, haunting at times, uplifting at others music, lyrical genius, and instrumental work, particularly from Dave Gilmour, that makes the ideas reality.
90
AllMusic

The Wall was Roger Waters' crowning accomplishment in Pink Floyd.

60
Rolling Stone

The Wall was the last croak of vintage Floyd.

60
The Telegraph
Bold, ambitious, even radical, many consider this ultimate Floyd but Waters double album concept has too many slight songs overburdened by ego and undermined by the obvious disharmony of the participants.
TreyLikesBands
80

I love the people who hate on this album and try to be special snowflakes, like are you kidding me?

andiov1
69

It's not my favorite Pink Floyd album, but you don't see me making a full-length fucking parody album on why it's "fake-deep" or "shite" or whatever you want to call it.

As a standalone album, The Wall falls somewhat short, in my opinion, not so much in its concept but more in certain tracks not falling as well upon my ears as I would have liked. Inside of the context of Pink Floyd's discography, where it lands is pretty interesting as it's far more long-drawn than almost ... read more

AtTehDriveThru
61

"You just don't get how deep The Wall is. It's like, there's this wall around him, and the wall symbolizes a wall."

-MazyStarsofheLid

40Rats
100

Being brought up with 'another brick in the wall Part 2' I have a weak spot for this album. I love it.

somejoplin
95

great story that personally resonated with me (minus the whole neo nazi thing)

fav tracks: comfortably numb, hey you, in the flesh?
least fav track: the show must go on (i guess idk it's hard to pick)

100

It takes some getting used to, but this is a masterpiece

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Added on: September 24, 2012