The La's

The La's - The La's
Critic Score
Based on 4 reviews
1990 Ratings: #7 / 320
User Score
Based on 121 ratings
1990 Ratings: #91
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BradTasteMusic
68

The instrumentation in this album is amazing, but it falls short of making much of a lasting impact on me. Even returning to it I struggled to sit through some of the tracks I enjoyed on a first listen. It is a really solid 90's project, but I don't get much more from it currently.

zachthesnack
79

The La's first a only studio effort before breaking up remains to this day to be one the catchiest and fun collection of songs from the 1980s. Though released in 1990, these are all songs that the band had been playing for years and years since their formation in the early 1980s. This repeated setlist over more than a 5 year span ultimately led to the bands demise, but that doesn't mean that that particular setlist wasn't packed full of amazing lighthearted pop-rock bangers with fun lyricism ... read more

Barelydead
79

LA's is one of these bands that is known for only one song that is played again and again and again.... I usually hate these bands because they have nothing to offer except from their famous song, and usually I hate their famous song too, because you listen it in films, advertisings and music contests all the time and it is usually generic song to begin with.
The LA's are know for the song "there she goes", that I surprisingly like and never get bored of. If you listen their self ... read more

Br0wn
89

It’s nothing ground-breaking, but also nothing short of great. It’s solid jangle pop with enough interesting textures to keep me entertained the whole time. The closer is fantastic I might add.

jimoo
69

Okay album but nothing groundbreaking about it, it's pretty boring to re-listen to

BradTasteMusic
68

The instrumentation in this album is amazing, but it falls short of making much of a lasting impact on me. Even returning to it I struggled to sit through some of the tracks I enjoyed on a first listen. It is a really solid 90's project, but I don't get much more from it currently.

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Added on: May 13, 2013