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boleyn2
June 28th 2012


83 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

@throneofagony

i agree, purple definitely stands out as their top achievement and it's one of my favourite albums from the nineties; but it was after a few listenings that i started to appreciate tiny music;in the very beginning it seemed totally powerless and a bit boring to me too, but then it started to catch fire; i love this fusion of wheezing distortions and soft harmonies; not to mention the maturity of arrangements; only stp can make it this way; tiny is albo their last even album for me; starting from no 4 their releases lost a consistency, some killers along with many misses; still i love this band

jayt851
August 12th 2012


258 Comments


Adhesive should of been a single thats one of their best songs

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sleepdirt
May 25th 2013


428 Comments


The second half of this album is when STP peaked for me. Nothing sounded as good going backwards or forwards in their catalog. Hold me closer, let me be!

Titan
May 25th 2013


12691 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

nothings for free take it away boy

mryrtmrnfoxxxy
May 19th 2014


14641 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

best stp

Digging: Dinosaur Jr. - Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not

sapient
September 12th 2014


2404 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

god is this underrated or what

Digging: Chevelle - The North Corridor

ArsMoriendi
September 12th 2014


15587 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

I prefer Purple, but this and Core are pretty much tied. Their later stuff is a waste of time probably though.

Digging: Goldfrapp - Felt Mountain

sapient
September 12th 2014


2404 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

I like some tracks off of No.4 and like 1 or 2 off of the s/t, but yeah I'd say this is their last great record

mryrtmrnfoxxxy
April 1st 2015


14641 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

this underrated or []2

JWT155
April 1st 2015


12415 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

Underrated.

zakalwe
April 1st 2015


17038 Comments


I loved this band and album back in the day but STP are definitely the least timeless of the 90s rock crowd

Digging: BADBADNOTGOOD - IV

mryrtmrnfoxxxy
April 1st 2015


14641 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

trying desperately to dispute tht but i think you may be right again zak

Arcade
Contributing Reviewer
November 11th 2015


7690 Comments


"Trippin' on a Hole in a Paper Heart" is probably their best song but

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ArsMoriendi
November 11th 2015


15587 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

Uh.... It's top 10 at least

DoofusWainwright
Contributing Reviewer
November 11th 2015


6842 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

Purple is timeless for me because it didn't seem to fit in as grunge at the time. Something like Dirt by AIC, as good as it is, definitely feels more rooted in the 90's. Purple along with Superunkown come across as probably the least 90's, I could imagine Led Zeppelin covering both albums no problem in their heyday (with a few reasonable adjustments lol)



This album is a weird one, love the atmosphere of songs like Adhesive, And So I Know and Seven Caged Tigers. More psychedelia here which aligns this more with Jane's Addiction/Porno for Pyros

Titan
November 11th 2015


12691 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

not a good album.....core and purple obliterate the shit out of this rubble

zakalwe
November 11th 2015


17038 Comments


The tunes on this are miles better than those on core.

DoofusWainwright
Contributing Reviewer
November 11th 2015


6842 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

Core along with Sixteen Stone by Bush are probably two of the most dated grunge albums

Titan
November 11th 2015


12691 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

you both were born about 8 years too late

Titan
November 11th 2015


12691 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

this was the start of their massive decline.....even the diehard fans only enjoyed this for about 3 months



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