Finally, New

They Hate Change - Finally, New
Critic Score
Based on 6 reviews
2022 Ratings: #138 / 341
User Score
Based on 31 ratings
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CRITIC REVIEWS

80
Loud and Quiet

The joy is not in going over this effervescent record with a fine-toothed comb, but instead allowing the British influence – sonic and lyrical – to gradually reveal itself.

80
Clash

‘Finally, New’ is a daring reach into the future. Firmly establishing itself amongst British sub-cultures at its own leisure, They Hate Change is a buzzing escapade that re-defines its own boundaries.

80
AllMusic

Finally, New is a fitting title for a major release by an act with a fresh, distinctive sound they've been quietly developing for years.

80
Pitchfork
The latest album from the Tampa duo is a hard rap record made by and for music geeks.
74
Northern Transmissions

They Hate Change ... embody the spirit of rap: good rhymes regardless of the background music, though the instrumentals on their latest album Finally, New are danceable, grooveable underground sounding joints.

70
Spectrum Culture

An attempt to disintegrate the barriers between arts, similarly to the way the internet has over the past two decades.

TehSniper_143
75

Brief Review: Saw this described as a drum n bass hip hop album and jumped in from there out of pure curiosity. And after checking this out a bit ago, this was pretty good! It's nothing as special as it could've been, but for what it is, this is really damn good! I really liked tracks like "Blatant Localism" and "Some Days I Hate My Voice", the ladder legit being a really great piece of pop rap and one of my favorite tracks of the year so far! But other than that, and a few ... read more

bastard2002
NR

DRUM AND BASS HIP HOP??? nah i gotta peep dis

TheCarioca
67

Stuntro - 3/5
Breathing - 4/5
Who Next? - 3/5
Reversible Keys (feat. Vritra) - 4/5
Blatant Localism - 3/5
Coded Language (Interlude) - 3/5
1000 Horses (feat. SARGE) - 3/5
Little Brother - 3/5
Some Days I Hate My Voice - 5/5 ❤
CERTI - 3/5
Perm - 4/5
X-Ray Spex - 3/5
From The Floor (feat. DJ GAY-Z) - 3/5

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Added on: March 2, 2022