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ohfoxxxycole
February 23rd 2012


4353 Comments


looks like im checking this out tonight

DaveyBoy
Staff Reviewer
February 23rd 2012


20857 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

"am i the only one reminded of green day by "the obituaries""

sportsboy, there were actually a few times that I thought of Green Day, but it wasn't 'The Obituaries' imo. I think it's mostly to do with the 2nd vocalist.

Adam, I was actually surprised you didn't put dibs on this ahead of me.

dimsim3478
February 23rd 2012


5327 Comments


So this is fucking fantastic.

Digging: Owen - Other People's Songs

DaveyBoy
Staff Reviewer
February 23rd 2012


20857 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

You been listening to 'The Obituaries' you potty mouth.

mitch91
February 23rd 2012


412 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

I really don't get the hype around this band, they're good and I really like them, but not as much as some people seem to (cough cough punknews).

Apart from the 2 singles, only Nice Things is really standing out to me so far, guess I'll have to dig into the lyrics a bit.

Digging: Restorations - LP3

DaveyBoy
Staff Reviewer
February 23rd 2012


20857 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Mitch, I sort of know what you mean (our similar ratings do tell a story), but sometimes you have to look at potential... & I do believe these guys could make a genuine classic (along the lines of 'The '59 Sound') one day.

And yeah, the lyrics are definitely a large part of the process here.

ladisputer
February 23rd 2012


3 Comments


I'm not sure if i should buy this record, what you guys think?

DaveyBoy
Staff Reviewer
February 23rd 2012


20857 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Depends on how much $$$ you make per annum. ;-)

guitarplaya91
February 24th 2012


485 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

This is way too good. These guys and the Wonder Years pretty much dominate the pop punk genre.

Firecracker
February 24th 2012


106 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Vocals on track 4 are amazing.

dimsim3478
February 25th 2012


5327 Comments


These guys and the Wonder Years pretty much dominate the pop punk genre.

Isn't this just "punk rock"?

Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
February 25th 2012


50872 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

punk rawk

Digging: Bobby Barnett - Little Wounds

DaveyBoy
Staff Reviewer
February 25th 2012


20857 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Agree on the vocals for 'Gates'.

And let's not get into a genre debate.

plane
Staff Reviewer
February 25th 2012


6099 Comments


i have listened to this and i approve

DaveyBoy
Staff Reviewer
February 26th 2012


20857 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Well, thanks Lewis, it took a while to write &... Oh, you meant the album.

dimsim3478
February 26th 2012


5327 Comments


Hi, I'm Lewis and I listen to printed text.

Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
February 26th 2012


50872 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

That's the power of being Emeritus

sixthgoldenticket
February 26th 2012


1176 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

I remember I hated "Gates" the first time I heard it, now I can't get enough.

DaveyBoy
Staff Reviewer
February 26th 2012


20857 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Can you recall why you thought you hated it? It's a strange song to hate.

dimsim3478
February 26th 2012


5327 Comments


^Not so much strange as digestible.



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