Yoko Ono / Kim Gordon / Thurston Moore - YOKOKIMTHURSTON
Critic Score
Based on 10 reviews
2012 Ratings: #1036 / 1047
User Score
Based on 15 ratings
September 25, 2012 / Release Date
LP / Format
Chimera / Label
Thurston Moore, Yoko Ono, Kim Gordon / Primary Artists
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CRITIC REVIEWS

50
Pitchfork

YOKOKIMTHURSTON feels both exhaustively sprawling and claustrophobically hermetic. 

50
No Ripcord

To listen to this album repeatedly is not rewarding – it seems to be a live recording, produced without overdubs, full of glaring contingencies, mostly interesting on first listen only

40
Consequence of Sound

Part spoken word, part squealing orchestral noise rock, and 100 percent full of musical dementia, the record is the definition of an iconoclastic artistic statement, even if it’s hard to tell what, if anything, it’s trying to say.

37
Paste

Unfortunately the music itself (or lack thereof) is one of the biggest ripoffs any of the involved parties have yet released.

20
Under The Radar

YOKOKIMTHURSTON is an improvisational cluster that has no beginning and no end, and no plot to keep listeners on the track to redemption.

Z.Younk
37
Yikes!
PitchforkClone
50
The most surprising thing about YOKOKIMTHURSTON is that it took until 2012 to happen. After all, what are Sonic Youth if not the modern manifestation of the avant/rock ideal that Yoko and her late husband John Lennon forged with Plastic Ono Band?

The most surprising thing about YOKOKIMTHURSTON is that it took until 2012 to happen. Thurston Moore and Kim Gordon have long been vocal cheerleaders for #TeamYoko, whether enlisting their daughter Coco to "cover" one of Ono's earliest ... read more
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Track List

  1. I Missed You Listening 
  2. Running the Risk 
  3. I Never Told You, Did I? 
  4. Mirror Mirror 
  5. Let’s Get There 
  6. Early in the Morning
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Added on: September 28, 2012