The Eraser

Thom Yorke - The Eraser
Critic Score
Based on 18 reviews
2006 Ratings: #218 / 613
User Score
Based on 210 ratings
2006 Ratings: #52
July 11, 2006 / Release Date
LP / Format
XL / Label
Suggest a Genre
Add
Abuse of this feature may prevent future contributions from your account.
Tags
Your Review
Sign In to rate and review

CRITIC REVIEWS

MiaWatterson
85
400th review special!!!! Not really special but ok.
So I guess I'm really late listening to Thom Yorke's debut album but anyways. I gave it 2 listens and I tried my best to understand what was going on there. What I have to say is that I really liked it and I'm absolutely going to go back to it soon (prabably today tho). In my opinion there are some moments that sound like Radiohead which is pretty acceptable and understandable and it's also one of the reasons why I enjoyed this that much. ... read more
Plats
94
Thom Yorke works solo to make his own electronic effort. The result is, well, a Radiohead record... which isn't a bad thing, of course! "The Eraser" contains some of the most intimate songwriting and the most raw production and vocal performances in his career.

Fav Tracks: Black Swan, The Eraser, Cymbal Rush, Skip Divided, Harrowdown Hill, Analyse, And It Rained All Night

Least Fav Track: I actually don't have one... maybe The Clock?

Score:
9.4
Outstanding
MySoftBulletin
90
I’ll never understand the hate
TreyLikesBands
75
Good

After working with Radiohead exclusively for more than ten years, Thom Yorke decided to branch off for a minute and create some solo material. 'The Eraser' is a promising solo effort from Yorke, with its minimalistic traits. However, the record lacks any continuity in the tracklist, and fails to keep the listener completely occupied.

Color: White
FAV TRACKS: Black Swan, Atoms for Pear, The Clock, Skip Divided
LEAST FAV: Cymbal Rush, The Eraser, Harrowdown Hill
amygoodall
82
good
Purchasing The Eraser from Amazon helps support Album of the Year. Or consider a donation?

END OF YEAR LISTS

#15/NME
#28/SPIN
#34/Rolling Stone

Track List

  1. The Eraser
  2. Analyse
  3. The Clock
  4. Black Swan
  5. Skip Divided
  6. Atoms for Peace
  7. And It Rained All Night
  8. Harrowdown Hill
  9. Cymbal Rush
Sign in to comment
No one has said anything yet.
In Library (33)
Rundfunky
Punny
MiaWatterson
tylersreviews
TreyLikesBands
ThePinkDoge
tera
Cyan
Toasterqueen12
VP