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JViney
Staff Reviewer
September 20th 2013



322 Comments

Album Rating: 4.3

It does? Hmm, hadn't realised. Or indeed remembered.

clercqie
Contributing Reviewer
September 20th 2013



6360 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

I can't fathom how one would think this even comes close to the band's first three albums though.

Aside from the first, which imo they won't ever top, I like them all about evenly.

Edit (@Viney): Yeah, some sentences or sentiments you're describing were already in your previous one. It's not that big a deal, though. Just the first thing that popped into my mind after reading.

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JViney
Staff Reviewer
September 20th 2013



322 Comments

Album Rating: 4.3

Slow day at the office. Had trouble finding my words for this one for whatever reason.

Monkeys albums tend to have recurring themes anyway, so I suppose it's easy to fall into a similar trap when reviewing them. Well, that's my excuse and I'm sticking with it...

Anyway, what is the consensus in ranking them in order of quality? I think mine might look a little like...

1. Whatever...
2. AM
3. Suck It & See
4. Favourite Worst Nightmare (although Brianstorm and Teddy Picker are great, just never got into this one)
5. Humbug (not actually a bad record at all, but certainly their least best)

Rowan5215
September 20th 2013



24415 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5 | Sound Off

Dunno about the consensus but for me

AM
Humbug
Suck it and See
Whatever...
Favourite Worst Nightmare

Although that tends to change like every week.

JViney
Staff Reviewer
September 20th 2013



322 Comments

Album Rating: 4.3

Actually yeah, swap Favourite...with Humbug for mine.

Rowan5215
September 20th 2013



24415 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5 | Sound Off

That's good to hear Humbug is really really underrated imo, Cornerstone is probably their best song.

JViney
Staff Reviewer
September 20th 2013



322 Comments

Album Rating: 4.3

Would always put My Propeller in their top ten songs, even though it's about him getting wanked off or whatever.

Rowan5215
September 20th 2013



24415 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5 | Sound Off

Haha yeah great song
And Pretty Visitors, I adore the tempo changes in that one.

bloc
September 20th 2013



34669 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5 | Sound Off

Yikes, that's what My Propeller is about? I really like that song...

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clercqie
Contributing Reviewer
September 21st 2013



6360 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Innuendos all over the place in that song.

Rowan5215
September 21st 2013



24415 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5 | Sound Off

There are few Arctic Monkeys songs without innuendos though

Decayingmajesty
September 21st 2013



5394 Comments


This is all they play in HMV lol

dathvada321
September 23rd 2013



1429 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

"do i wanna know" rules

Rowan5215
September 23rd 2013



24415 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5 | Sound Off

All songs here rule

tommygun
September 23rd 2013



23569 Comments


rowan are you taking the piss with that ranking i mean fwn last seriously

SERIOUSLY

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Rowan5215
September 23rd 2013



24415 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5 | Sound Off

That's how I feel dude I'm sorry

tommygun
September 23rd 2013



23569 Comments


like a knife in my heart

Rowan5215
September 23rd 2013



24415 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5 | Sound Off

I still love you bro it just hasn't grown on me at all since I started listening to em
Every other album has grown like a clever simile for growing y'know

tommygun
September 23rd 2013



23569 Comments


grown like a boner

BigPleb
September 23rd 2013



33988 Comments


ARABELLAAAAAAAA

*Black Sabbath riff*

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