Joyce Manor - Cody
Critic Score
Based on 13 reviews
2016 Ratings: #354 / 721
User Score
Based on 39 ratings
2016 Ratings: #266
October 7, 2016 / Release Date
LP / Format
Epitaph / Label
joyce-manor.com / Website
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Nov 27, 2017
blinkclyro
80
There may be less thrashing but Joyce Manor haven’t stripped back any audacity that they’ve displayed before and certainly don’t hold the listener’s hand, especially on the opening track Fake ID which, while having a silly line about Kanye West, ends on a pretty harrowing few lines. Cody may be over as soon as it has started but it’s a record fuelled by an act who haven’t lost sight of what they’re good at and a record that definitely benefits from ... read more
Nov 29, 2016
67
It manages to bring some energy and interesting tempo, however I find it more on the safe side than the explosive and inventive one where it should be. After that lead single that captured my attention, I was expecting Cody to be something more than a collection of the same of the same of the genre. Some of the lyrics are ridiculous but I can't put so much hate on that since I don't feel those were the main focus on the album, instead we have the guitars doing tunes that feel like rip-offs of ... read more
Oct 19, 2016*
Aoaystheory
78
After defining their sound with “Never Hungover Again” and recording their new album with big producer Rob Schnapf (who’s worked with Beck, Elliot Smith, Guided by Voices),” Cody,” should be this year’s clear MVP in Pop Punk, but instead, Joyce Manor safely satisfies without putting their necks on the line.

2014 was a big year for Joyce Manor. They signed on with Epitaph Records and put out their most successful album thus far, “Never Hungover ... read more
Oct 19, 2016
bandgeekmafia78
78
It was always going to be tough for Joyce Manor to match the dizzy heights of the superb "Never Hungover Again", but with this release they've given it a good shot.
Purchasing Cody from Amazon helps support Album of the Year.
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Track List
  1. Fake I.D. 
  2. Eighteen
  3. Angel In The Snow
  4. Do You Really Want To Not Get Better? 
  5. Last You Heard Of Me
  6. Make Me Dumb 
  7. Over Before It Began 
  8. Reversing Machine
  9. Stairs
  10. This Song Is A Mess But So Am I 


Added on: August 8, 2016