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Mr. Bungle - USA
70
For a band as eclectic as Mr. Bungle to return after 21 years is not as exciting as I once dreamed. A rather faithful cover of a punk song. Pretty decent, but nothing that blows my mind open like the first time I heard this band so many years ago.
Car Seat Headrest - Making A Door Less Open
64
Car Seat Headrest have gone the way of Animal Collective before them.

Release a massively popular critically acclaimed album and gather new fans in the process. Check.
Follow said album up with a mediocre muddled album. Check.

Now they sit in this weird space where dare you say any of their new albums are bad or be forever shat on by the uber-fans who claim you only really liked Merriweather Post Pavillion and just don’t get it man.

Phoebe Bridgers - Stranger in the Alps
73
Do you see what happens Larry?
Swans - Leaving Meaning.
75
Hey look! A review for the new Swans album that isn't an hour after it was released!

I've been away a little while and I'm back now to just give a little insight finally on leaving meaning.

With October so chock-full of notable new releases and being a relative newcomer to Swans, I will admit I didn't see this one being my most listened to album of that month. With that said, it's not an album I see myself returning to much in the future. There are moments of excellence that certainly gripped ... read more

Kanye West - JESUS IS KING
35
This is unquestionably, undoubtedly, the greatest human artist of all time?

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2y
Well.. they're long compared to most of what's on this site lmao
2y
I really like some of your longer reviews. Keep it up, man
3y
Last time I checked you were inactive for quite some time, but then again, things tend to slip right under my nose lol. I guess I'm just catching on 🤷‍♂️
3y
Oh! You're back!

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11

80-89
 
197

70-79
 
154

60-69
 
26

50-59
 
3

40-49
 
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