Get Behind Me Satan

The White Stripes - Get Behind Me Satan
Critic Score
Based on 20 reviews
2005 Ratings: #184 / 473
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Based on 386 ratings
2005 Ratings: #201
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CRITIC REVIEWS

SnowyFighter
59

Get Behind Me Satan is such a cool album name. Also that top hat is SLICK

This used to be my favorite White Stripes album and I don’t know why. It’s still an okay album but it’s not great. This album’s pacing is done terribly if I’m gonna be honest. It’s also just very slow and sluggish which makes it harder to get through. Don’t get me wrong, there are some great cuts like Denial Twist and Blue Orchid, which I come back to often, but most of this ... read more

thamostonres
80

underrated white stripes album, i stan

Schmedess
50

its not bad but Jack is just a bit lost in the sauce on this one!

75

Its good, but is it better or even close to White Blood Cells or Elephant? No. But it doesn't have to be.
Best Tracks: Blue Orchid, Forever For Her, The Denial Twist, Take, Take, Take, As Ugly As I Seem, Red Rain
Worst Track: Little Ghost

porpoise
72

While boasting a few really solid songs scattered about its runtime, the pacing and overall artistic direction of this album feel really weird to me. I still think it’s of better quality than De Stijl and their debut, and I think it’s a decent project overall. But it lacks in cohesiveness and makes a few pretty misguided choices in my opinion. I don’t know really know what to make of it, so I suppose I’ll just keep the songs I liked and move on.

Highlights:
The Denial ... read more

Schmedess
50

its not bad but Jack is just a bit lost in the sauce on this one!

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