Vices & Virtues

Panic! at the Disco - Vices & Virtues
Critic Score
Based on 15 reviews
2011 Ratings: #850 / 990
User Score
Based on 358 ratings
2011 Ratings: #206
Liked by 15 people
March 22, 2011 / Release Date
LP / Format
Decaydance, Fueled by Ramen / Label
Pop Rock, Power Pop / Genres
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Back in 2009 as we all know Panic split into 2 as Brendon wanted to go back and explore more pop centric sounds while Ryan wanted to continue down the path of Pretty Odd. Ryan and Jon went on to make The Young Veins and Brendon and Spencer continued Panic into a new fresh pop rock direction.

I love this record, it's a ton of fun but it also has some issues, the lyrics being one of them because let's be real when the guy that wrote your entire first record and a shit ton of your 2nd leaves the ... read more
vices & virtues had more technological perfections than personality, which is usually a bad thing but when you have so many talented musicians sitting down and working together it can be turned into this special and criminally underrated album. the elements of a steampunk 80s inspired era that was contained in their live shows, album cover, music videos, etc added so much character to vices & virtues. it exceeds my expectations especially after their primary songwriter left the ... read more
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I have a lot of respect for Vices & Virtues. It feels like the perfect mix of pre- and post- Ryan Ross Panic. It has the fully realized sounds and ambition of those first two records, but with the poppier sound of the later albums, yet without the drawbacks of their pop side. It's one of only two albums after Pretty. Odd. with a realized musical concept. The baroque sounds are a really cool way to tie these songs together.

What keeps it from being a contender for best Panic album is that ... read more
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Track List

  1. The Ballad of Mona Lisa
  2. Let's Kill Tonigh
  3. Hurricane
  4. Memories
  5. Trade Mistakes
  6. Ready to Go (Get Me Out of My Mind)
  7. Always
  8. The Calendar
  9. Sarah Smiles
  10. Nearly Witches (Ever Since We Met...)
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Added on: September 20, 2013