Biffy Clyro Opposites
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linton9488
May 27th 2013


1 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Well written review except you didn't mention the other great track on it 'Different People'?!?!?! This has to be one of the best Biffy songs in existence!?!?!

DrGonzo1937
July 31st 2013


10508 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

Really don't like these guys, but this is ok.

BigPleb
July 31st 2013


42173 Comments


Better than their last LP.

DrGonzo1937
July 31st 2013


10508 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

Tell me about it. Captain has to be the worst song ever written. EVER.

Green Baron
July 31st 2013


21874 Comments


I actually like Black Chandelier

DaveyBoy
Staff Reviewer
September 22nd 2013


22058 Comments

Album Rating: 4.1

Scottish rockers Biffy Clyro go large on their Garth Richardson produced 6th LP 'Opposites'. A conceptual double album filled with anthemic sing-alongs, this release is flawed but ultimately satisfying. Simon Neil's brogue & wacky lyrics return; riffs move from crunchy to angular; the rhythm section from funky to hard-hitting & there's many a twist thrown in. It's overlong at 78 minutes, but there's surprisingly little filler here. While their discography suggests they are capable of more technicality, this LP still proves that the trio are quirkier & more dynamic than their peers. Recommended Tracks: Sounds Like Balloons, Biblical, Stingin' Belle & Spanish Radio.

Crawl
September 22nd 2013


1763 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5 | Sound Off

Nah, Accident Without Emergency is the best song and it's not on the 14-track edition.

NightProwler
October 15th 2013


6942 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

Had to take this 0.5 down now. But still looking forward to seeing them this November, now that "57" has become part of their setlist!

Digging: Defeater - Empty Days and Sleepless Nights

Sciroccu
October 15th 2013


826 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

sure it's their best song !

NightProwler
October 15th 2013


6942 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

Damn straight!

Flugmorph
January 8th 2015


5693 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Biffy Clyro frontman Simon Neil has said that the band have 20 songs - which are all 80% written - for their next album.



However, in a new interview with Q, Neil explained that the follow-up to 2013's double LP 'Opposites' might only have ten tracks when it is completed.



"It's sounding really rocking at the moment. I think it's important to put some more rules and limitations on what we do because on the last few records we ran with whatever ideas we had," he said. "So on this one, when I say stripped back it's not going to sound skeletal or anything but perhaps a bit more aggressive. Coming off the back of a double album, it's important to be really concise so we might only have ten songs."



InfamousGrouse
January 8th 2015


3794 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

lol

DrGonzo1937
January 9th 2015


10508 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

Second disc okay, first disc, meh.



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