Elastica

Elastica - Elastica
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
1995 Ratings: #41 / 432
User Score
Based on 40 ratings
1995 Ratings: #31
March 13, 1995 / Release Date
LP / Format
Deceptive, Geffen / Label
Britpop, Indie Rock / Genres
Suggest a Genre
Add
Abuse of this feature may prevent future contributions from your account.
Tags
Your Review
Sign In to rate and review

CRITIC REVIEWS

90
AllMusic
Even if the occasional riff sounds like an old wave group, the simple fact is that hardly any new wave band made records this consistently rocking and melodic.
90
Spin

Their songs ... are punky-short (except for the one about breaking up), and perfect for reading trashy magazines and chewing your nails to.

90
Rolling Stone

Impetuous, smart and loud, Elastica rival any of their contemporaries, and with this album, they arrive with a quick-witted bang.

85
Pitchfork
With its pithy, searing songs about sex, groupies, and ennui, the self-titled 1995 debut from Elastica captured the whirlwind of the early-’90s Britpop explosion.
83
Entertainment Weekly

With their perkiness and staccato robot-guitars, these three girls and one boy are hyped in England as the ”new wave of new wave.”

Purchasing Elastica from Amazon helps support Album of the Year. Or consider a donation?

END OF YEAR LISTS

#4/Spin

Track List

  1. Line Up
  2. Annie
  3. Connection
  4. Car Song
  5. Smile
  6. Hold Me Now
  7. S.O.F.T.
  8. Indian Song
  9. Blue
  10. All-Nighter
  11. Waking Up
  12. 2:1
  13. Vaseline
  14. Never Here
  15. Stutter 
Sign in to comment
No one has said anything yet.
In Library (7)
boppare
Pawboar
frry
thomjd
Cristhianlvl
LovelyLudwigVan
Jess
Contributions By
royalflush, alegonzriv


Added on: May 13, 2013