Forever Changes

Love - Forever Changes
Critic Score
Based on 3 reviews
1967 Ratings: #4 / 86
User Score
Based on 898 ratings
1967 Rank: #18
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CRITIC REVIEWS

100
AllMusic

Forever Changes is inarguably Love's masterpiece and an album of enduring beauty, but it's also one of the few major works of its era that saw the dark clouds looming on the cultural horizon, and the result was music that was as prescient as it was compelling.

100
Sputnikmusic

Throughout, the music is quite fast-paced, upbeat, and full of life. But there's always something just under the surface, letting you know that something is just plain wrong.

100
Rolling Stone

Forever Changes is a light classic from the late psychedelic era ... the music has an exotic frothiness and the string settings are among the most gorgeous in rock history.

Doublez
95

The History of The Albums – n°357

[I also invite you to read my previous review on the album Da Capo de Love (1966), in order to better understand their beginning and this one]. Sometimes you shouldn't trust appearances, especially when they are deceiving. As its name suggests, Forever Changes changed the history of music forever, as a major element of the musical revolution, however it must be understood that this masterpiece was a huge commercial failure when it was released in ... read more

tha138
90

The girl said: "You said you would love me forever!," and the boy replied: "Well, forever changes."
As for the rest of us, we will always enjoy this precious fruit of the summer of love.

depechemode4lif
81

I actually find the greatness of this album to be within the production and musicianship and composition. It is a great psychedelic late 60s album that rivals Sgt Pepper and Ogdens Nut Gone Flake. However, it is weaker than both lyrically. Overall, despite being a product of its time it is still prwtty great.

clarkr
60

interesting take on that iconic mid-60s sound. Liked the horns a bunch.

RikuNeto
84

did not like this album at first but it grew on me.. i just had to hear it agin

Velocirabbit43
63

60’s Binge pt.11:
Its cute

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Added on: April 3, 2013