Sonic Youth - Dirty
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Based on 6 reviews
1992 Ratings: #38 / 358
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Based on 422 ratings
1992 Ratings: #41
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CLJesse
NR

So help me God I'm about to clean this fucking album

koner1
71

Sonic Youth goes Grunge (sorta) with (mostly) good results.

Released 29 years ago today, “Dirty” sounds to me like a weaker version of “Goo”, the band’s previous effort. But with that said - I still like it. With this record, Sonic Youth continues its trajectory into more accessible territory with pleasing results and what I think are two of their best songs. The first is “Purr”, which immediately hooked me in with its er- hooks. It was one of the few ... read more

reptilia0000
78

Sonic Youth's Dirty, or how one single aspect can take away a lot from a fantastic album

Alright, after a bunch of attempts of finishing this album because of always getting stuck on "Sugar Kane" or simply getting tired mid-way in, I could finally go through the totality of "Dirty".

Since looking at that album cover, which to me, is one of the greatest of all time, I just felt the need to check this project out (and find a way to like it). This idea intensified when ... read more

kobeniscar
95

This should be a must listen

82

Less gooey goo

ultravox
100

outro álbum que eu simplesmente adoro bastante apesar dele por alguma razão às vezes ser um álbum mto massivo, mas digo que ele começa forte, continua e termina extremamente forte.

o álbum é de alternative com noise rock, e grunge eu diria. o álbum aqui retrata algumas coisas (coisas relacionadas ao antifascismo e tem uma música que claramente fala sobre isso) e duas músicas em homenagem a um amigo que eles perderam em um ... read more

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Added on: May 21, 2013