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RollerQueen
11-19-2003, 02:57 PM
Artist: Brand New
Album: Deja Entendu

Jesse Lacey - Vocals/Guitar
Vincent Accardi - Guitar/Vocals
Garret Tierney - Bass
Brian Lane - Drums

Unless you've not yet read any other reviews or do not know French, "deja entendu" means "already heard." The title hints at the band's insecurity and would give the impression that they have nothing new to offer. This is only partially true: while Brand New does not redefine any form of music whatsoever, they happily mix their influences into a smoothie. A gigantic step forward from the sugary pop-punk-heavy Your Favorite Weapon, Deja Entendu showcases an honest-to-goodness growth on behalf of the entire band. Let's kick this thing off, shall we?

Tatou - Very much an introductory piece, an underwater vibe is given with minimalist musical accompaniment to the two-line lyrics. Nothing particularly wrong or right here. There is little more than reverb-heavy guitars and simplistic drumming with slowly fading vocals. It's just a simple, adeqate introduction to the album.

Sic Transit Gloria ... Glory Fades - A song about a man who is at first unwilling for a quick fling but then gives in to the girl's wishes, feeling guilty the whole time (which seems to be Jesse's constant problem). Here is where the bass stands out the most throughout the entire album. When I saw them live, Vincent danced around throughout the beginning. The drums drive it home. Vocals are hushed throughout the verse as the guitar spaces out the background. It's the chorus that kicks you in the face before retreating immediately afterwards. That and the mid-section are very much so similar to some parts of YFW. The video for this is very interesting, though not entirely relevant to the song itself.

I Will Play My Game Beneath the Spin Light - About the loneliness of touring and being a performer. Starts off acoustically. Drums and marracas come in before the chorus. Again, the chorus is loud, but more desperate than demanding.

Okay I Believe You But My Tommy Gun Don't - Delightfully bitter and sarcastic. It starts off with a simple guitar line matching the tone of both Jesse's voice and lyrical intent. This is about as close to "Seventy Times Seven" as this album gets in context to Mr. John Nolan. It effectively sounds like a conversation with all the anger internally but with a subtly bitter external voicing. Unfortunately, this is the third song in a row to fall into the "quiet verse, loud chorus" trap.

The Quiet Things That No One Ever Knows - Another song seemingly about touring life but also a collapsing marriage. Starts out innocently enough, then quickly into a bombastic flood of power chords and a simple riff over a simple beat. Muted power chords drive this one along as Jesse's voice is in characteristically quiet "verse mode." Still, the entire song is very strong and works well as the first single. The video is mostly standard-fare, but captures the bridge part's intensity excellently.

The Boy Who Blocked His Own Shot - A personal favorite. Regret and acceptance of being the guilty party in a failed relationship is the topic of this piece. Acoustically driven and slow-paced (almost like a Smiths/Morissey song), this is one of the most emotionally powerful songs. The hopelessness and selflessness in it is astounding without sounding fake or angry (except after the second chorus). Superb is the only way to describe this song.

Jaws Theme Swimming - Lyrically, I don't get it. Maybe I'm too lazy, but in any case it's a story-telling song. The guitar is interesting in this, with the feeling of a cruise-ship waltz. This also falls into the "quiet verse/loud chorus" group. The chorus isn't simple chord-pounding, though, as it has a "dun DUN dun DUN" drive to it (terrible description, but it's the best I can do). Just in case the boys didn't show enough release with the other parts of the song, they have a soft/heavy part after the bridge to round the song out before diving into the chorus again. Aside from the guitar in the beginning, this one isn't particularly great.

Me vs. Maradona vs. Elvis - Diabolical. Evil. Distressing. As far as I can tell, this is a song about a guy having sex with a drunk girl, doing the best he can to seal the deal. Whether or not it's rape, Jesse conveys a terrible terrible action perfectly, especially how affectionately he describes the event. He sings it enticingly and gently, hiding the intensity and "malicious intent" that the lyrics describe. The only downfall is that the instrumentation reminds me of "Soco Amaretto Lime" from YFW.

Guernica - A loved one and a cancerous death. The title refers to the eponymous city in Spain which was bombed to hell in the late 1930s, immortalized in the Picasso painting. Its relevance is the nature of cancer, how it attacks unrelentingly. The music itself almost sounds like a cadence with emphasis on the drums. Perhaps as a metaphor to how quickly cancer can kill, the song ends with a sense of hope and power that just stops.

Good to Know That If I Ever Need Anything All I Have to Do is Die - Being a bitch for the record industry sucks. Yet another "quiet/loud" song, but this one expands the formula with a pleasant breakdown that stretches almost to the seven-minute mark.

Play Crack the Sky - This is a narrative of a ship stranded at sea at it sinks just past land, sending flares into the sky. The character in the song realizes what will happen to everyone in the cold water. Everyone is going to die, but it is expressed that the event should not be forgotten. A definite strong ending.

In the end, I still love this album. Even though it doesn't provide too much in the ways of instrumental innovation, I've always been a fan of strong lyricism. This album shines because of that.

Final Rating: 3.5/5. No matter how much I love it, it is not flawless. Perhaps with more varied structure or style, it would be a perfect album. I can only hope that Jesse and company can fulfill their ambitions of creating something reminiscient of The Wall, as they said they would be capable of if given enough time. They said this was a rushed effort. If they can do this well without much time, I cannot wait for an album with the clock on their side.

FallenXodus
01-09-2004, 08:27 PM
That was a great review, i bought the album based on your review and the CD was great. First song i heard by Brand New was Seventy Times Seven and okay I Believe You... was right away my favorite off the album. I would have liked it more if it was more guitar driven but it was different and exceptionally good.

Vaya
01-09-2004, 10:11 PM
good review, i like there other album better, i hate how each song on this is a low queit verse then it gets all loud then soft again on like every song..that was the downpart of this cd

Ganondorf
01-10-2004, 01:47 AM
I love this album, despite the SLIGHTLY (:p) repetetive songs. I would give it 4/5

jbr
01-13-2004, 03:56 PM
brand new is my fav band for now, but i dont like YFW very much. anyways, a good review; i only disagree with you on one aspect. the Quiet Things video is not standard fare. IMO, it's probably the most insightful representation of soul-racking guilt that i've ever seen, especially the bridge, where he prays that he can take her place, and is granted that wish. very well-put together video all around, and an excellent album. it hasnt been out of my stereo for months.

Kif
01-16-2004, 04:48 PM
I also love this album. I downloaded it and I'm buying it at the weekend maybe it was that good. I'd also give it 4/5

Ganondorf
01-17-2004, 12:44 AM
I bought it from listening to Quiet Things.... and the recomendation of mxers :thumb:

fugazi_punk
02-25-2004, 08:36 PM
Good review...except I would have probably given the CD about at least a 4/5.But that may be just because they're on my top 3 list of most favorite bands. I've noticed that Your Favorite Weapon has maybe 1 or 2 acoustic songs, while Deja Entendu has at least 3 or 4.What's up with that?No problem with it, though, I like all of the songs. I've got to agree with you.Their lyrics are pretty **** good. By the way, Guernica (awesome song) is about Jesse Lacey's grandfather dying, I think.But overall, great review, I would have just probably given it about a 4-4.5.But thats just me.

hybridofsound
02-25-2004, 09:03 PM
Very good, descriptive review. I give this a 4/5

TheEarlyNovember33
02-26-2004, 02:11 PM
Great review, I learned some stuff about Brand New. I happen to like the slow verse followed by the fast chorus, but I guess they shouldn't have used it on some many different tracks. I instantly fell in love with Guernica which was the first song I heard from the cd. Overall, I would give it a 4.5/5.

CommieCanada
02-26-2004, 05:47 PM
guernica was my favorite song.

Ganondorf
02-27-2004, 12:31 AM
Guernica and Sic Transit Gloria are my favourites :thumb:

slim thugga
02-27-2004, 06:48 AM
Good review. The only song I really like a whole lot is Sic Transit Gloria....Glory Fades. 6/10.

evilfrosty2001
04-16-2004, 09:42 PM
Oh man. Brand new is one of the most untalented bands musically, but they have sucha passion for it that what they do sounds so simple yet incredible. Jesse's lyrics r remarkable and the 2 vocalists sound well together. slow music, and not my typical musical fare of distorted guitars, but I love it just the same. only problem is that the song styles r repetitive. I love their videos. when everyone puts out videos of live footage, brand new has a video like quiet things, which was amazing.

4/5

SubtleDagger
04-16-2004, 10:09 PM
Here's my thing with Brand New... their musical arrangements are great. I can't fault them for that. But their songwriter needs to stop writing stereotypical emo music. I'm sorry, but his lyrics are just so irritating. The only song I can honestly get into on this album is "The Quiet Things That No One Ever Knows", because it's the only beautiful song I've ever heard them do, and it has amazing writing. The others I can't stand.

i love you taryn
04-21-2004, 05:33 AM
Brand New are ok, but they don't know how to write long songs.... there are some bands that can do it but they can't. Whenever I heard their longer songs i became really, really bored because they tend to play the same part over and over after about 3-4 minutes, until the end of the song, which usually fades out. If they used more imagination in thinking up the form of their songs, and if they thought up more different parts for their songs as well, i might start liking them. But really, i think they are totally overrated by people who don't know any better emo bands.

RollerQueen
04-21-2004, 08:33 AM
Hahahahaha. I agree. "Guernica" should be shorter if you're looking for something interesting, but it's still not bad to relax to the last half, kind of like the last 10 minutes of JEW's "Goodbye Sky Harbor". I agree wholeheartedly on the "overrated" thing. People worship them as gods around here. Props on the Ugly Organ avatar.

RIPJoeStrummer
04-21-2004, 01:05 PM
Great album, I listened to it for about a week staright and didn't get bored of it. 4/5

Ganondorf
04-22-2004, 11:04 AM
No, I change my mind, I give this 5/5, the second best album I have

RollerQueen
04-22-2004, 02:38 PM
The best being what?

Ganondorf
04-22-2004, 11:56 PM
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Californication :)

modest.mouse
04-25-2004, 12:52 PM
i love brand news new sound... ive had the cd since it came out and im still not sick of it... way to go brand new

GooseFilms.net
05-06-2004, 06:32 PM
I dunno what the hell you people are talking about, I thought the CD kicks ***, especially their quiet/loud transitions. Pretty much the only songs I don't like are Tatou, I will play my game, and play crack the sky. 5/5

lpsoxfan88
05-29-2004, 07:59 PM
I have just started to really get into this CD. I bought YFW and really liked that, and wondered why they didn't keep that sound. But after actually listening to all the songs and the lyrics, I realize how great they are. I've had "Guernica" stuck in my head all day. Not that I'm complaining.

StardogChampion
05-30-2004, 04:50 PM
i like the review, and the cd, except you called them emo. phooey.

guywithtoaster
05-30-2004, 06:34 PM
Emo Sux.

WORSTatWHATiDObest
05-30-2004, 07:51 PM
i really liked brand new after listening to YFW, but i loved them after listening to this album. like you said, it isn't flawless. it got a little repetitious after the first five or six songs. however it's as good as albums get. (perfect ablum to "make love to") definitely one of my favorites. 4.5/5

RollerQueen
05-30-2004, 10:28 PM
I called it emo to see how many people would get irked. If you want to call it pop-punk or rock or whatever you'd like to label it. I wonder if Pitchfork got the same reaction from a bunch of label-police when THEY called Brand New emo. I just think it's nice that they grew up from lines like "You wouldn't get me on the phone and you couldn't make me not alone" off of Your Favorite Weapon and diversified their sound. That and "The Boy Who Blocked His Own Shot" is plain awesome.

And guywithtoaster, on that note, punk sucks. Hardcore sucks. Metal sucks. Pop sucks. Indie sucks. Classical sucks. Rap sucks. R&B sucks. Rock sucks. Pop-punk sucks. Labels, above all, suck. Music, on the otherhand, is good. :thumb:

The NPC
05-30-2004, 11:40 PM
Emo Sux.

That's one of the most retarded statements I've ever heard. Emotional music comes in all shapes and forms, the Dead Kennedys (your avatar) for one spoke of idealisms and personal feelings that they held close to their hearts and sung about passionately. They just delievered their feelings in a different form of music.

br3ad_man
05-31-2004, 02:04 AM
I'm going to check this album out. Once I get around to it.

Kif
05-31-2004, 07:45 AM
This is, for me, one of the best, if not the best emo album I have ever heard. It has touching lyrics mixed with appropriate and mixed melodies and drum beats, which make the album memorable and meaningful everytime you listen to it.

Sure, YFW had the heavy guitars, the faster riffs and lyrics we can all relate to. But Deja Entendu is deeper than that, and shows that Brand New have matured into the act we see today. Songs like "Okay I believe you...", "Guernica" and "The Quiet Things..." really prove this point.

So in the end, buy this album. You shall not be disappointed!

not_another_emo_kid
07-05-2004, 11:20 PM
brand new are a really great band. they are pretty much the only emo band i like. i do think that your favorite weapon was better but it's only because i intened to prove that underground and diy music is alot better than main stream afi is an example of that.

br3ad_man
08-24-2004, 05:23 AM
Here's my review, just incase anyone cares:

Brand New - Deja Entendu

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The Band:
Jesse Lacey - Vocals/Guitar/Songwriter
Vin Accardi - Guitar/Co Songwriter
Garrett Tierney - Bass
Brian Lane - Drums

Tracklist
1 Tautou
2 Sic Transit Gloria ... Glory Fades
3 I Will Play My Game Beneath the Spin Light
4 Okay I Believe You, But My Tommy Gun Don't
5 The Quiet Things That No One Ever Knows
6 The Boy Who Blocked His Own Shot
7 Jaws Theme Swimming
8 Me vs. Maradona vs. Elvis
9 Guernica
10 Good to Know That If I Ever Need Attention All I Have to Do Is Die
11 Play Crack the Sky




Brand New's second album is a major step up from their first LP, "Your Favourite Weapon". Actually, make that 3 steps up. The music contains simple melodies and riffs, with great vocals and lyrics. While Jesse Lacey isn't a lyrical genius my any stretch of the imagination, he writes some **** good lyrics when he tries.
Although I love this record (my favourite 2003 release), it is nowhere near perfect. For starters, the songs only really have one structure. The melodies, lyrics and emotional singing make up for this easily though. The music is not at all complex (most beginners could play most of the guitar parts), it is still interesting because of the use of two different guitars (they play different things as opposed to doubling each other), wonderful use of dynamics and the use of two voices. There are essentially two types of songs on this. There are the songs that are quiet and acoustic or the ones that have a fairly quiet verse and go into a heavy chorus.

The guitar work between the two guitarists is great. The lead guitarist usually plays high riffs, while the rhythm guitarist plays powerchords. One guitarist plays Gibsons and the other plays Fender Telecasters. This shows that having two guitars isn't just something that's unneeded, they actually work together to create sounds.

Standout track reviews:

The Quiet Things No One Ever Knows - The song starts with a quiet riff based around a G chord. Then it goes into a heavy part with an awesome and simple guitar riff over the top. Then the verse comes in, a fast pop-punk type verse. Then the chorus comes in, with two yelling voices doing a call and response thing. It sounds amazing. The bridge is sort of a fusion sound of the verses and the choruses.
4/5

Me vs Maradona vs Elvis - This song is 80% percent slow. Until it goes heavy, it's played entirely on one clean electric. The most amazing parts of the song are the parts where Jesse sings emotionally and quietly (almost whispering). The chorus is amazing and just as good when it goes heavy. An extremely beautiful song. Amazing.
4/5

Good To Know If I Ever Need Attention All I Have To Do Is Die - I think this the best song on the album. A very nice verse but nothing special. But then the chorus comes in and it's amazing. The melodies, vocals and rhythms all combine to make something spectacular. One of the most amazing songs I have ever heard. Period.
5/5

I'd find it hard to belevie if someone told me they didn't like this album. It's one of the most beautiful emotional records I have ever listened to. It's quickly shot up to become my 3rd favourite record of all time and I don't even usually like this kind of music. So there.

My biased rating: 5/5

My unbiased rating: 3.5/5

Reccomended for fans of:

Weezer
Jimmy Eat World
Death Cab For Cutie
Taking Back Sunday
Blink 182 (their new album)
Funeral For A Friend

Reccomended Tracks

The Quiet Things No One Ever Knows
Me vs Maradona vs Elvis
Good To Know If I Ever Need Attention All I Have To Do Is Die

pixiesfanyo
08-24-2004, 05:33 AM
Me vs Maradona vs Elvis is the only track I listen to from this cd.

splashfreak
08-24-2004, 11:18 AM
I continue to be stupified by this board. A completely talentless, grabage sounding pop-punk album like deja entendu get's this positive reaction, and if someone even mentions the name hoobastank, everyone starts yelling?

Not that hoobastank is great or something, but every band on the planet has more talent than Brand New. I got their first album, it was ALRIGHT for pop-punk, but alright means a 2.5, and this album is no better than the first, maybe worse. they sure don't deserve a four, and definitely not a friggin five like everyone here seems to want.

I mean, their drummer sucks--I can do pretty much everything he does with one stinkin' hand--their guitar is ridiculously easy, their bass--well, I'll admit it, I don't really know anything about bass...

And did I hear someone even MENTION that their lyrics are good? Their lyrics have no rhyme or reason, are all about stupid break-ups, and every song is SOOOO repetative. I mean, come on!

Reccomended for fans of:

Weezer
Jimmy Eat World
Death Cab For Cutie
Taking Back Sunday
Blink 182 (their new album)
Funeral For A Friend

And who on earth would be a fan of ANY of those bands?

Iai
08-24-2004, 11:26 AM
And who on earth would be a fan of ANY of those bands?

I love Funeral For A Friend. I've got a soft spot for Weezer too. And I like what Death Cab For Cutie I've heard (not a lot).

And who on Earth would come into a thread for an album they don't like, just to slag off people who do like it?

You, sir, are a bigot.

splashfreak
08-24-2004, 01:51 PM
You, sir, are a bigot.

Yeah, maybe so. I just see other people doing it so often I had to just, you know...

MONKEY SEE MONKEY DO!!!!

br3ad_man
08-24-2004, 03:57 PM
I continue to be stupified by this board. A completely talentless, grabage sounding pop-punk album like deja entendu get's this positive reaction, and if someone even mentions the name hoobastank, everyone starts yelling?

Not that hoobastank is great or something, but every band on the planet has more talent than Brand New. I got their first album, it was ALRIGHT for pop-punk, but alright means a 2.5, and this album is no better than the first, maybe worse. they sure don't deserve a four, and definitely not a friggin five like everyone here seems to want.

I mean, their drummer sucks--I can do pretty much everything he does with one stinkin' hand--their guitar is ridiculously easy, their bass--well, I'll admit it, I don't really know anything about bass...

And did I hear someone even MENTION that their lyrics are good? Their lyrics have no rhyme or reason, are all about stupid break-ups, and every song is SOOOO repetative. I mean, come on!



And who on earth would be a fan of ANY of those bands?

First off, the reason I love Brand New is that their music is honest and you can tell he means everything he does.

Secondly, what you said about their music being easy...Shut the hell up and go listen to Dream Theater. The point of their music is not to show off ability, it is to convey emotion.

Oh, and I am a fan of all of those bands except TBS, I don't know if I like them yet.

elmodman
08-24-2004, 04:16 PM
this band also has good videos

splashfreak
08-24-2004, 04:39 PM
Secondly, what you said about their music being easy...Shut the hell up and go listen to Dream Theater. The point of their music is not to show off ability, it is to convey emotion.

Hmm... I don't mind easy to play music. I listen to plenty of bands that at least have simple songs. My problem was simply with the fact that this board generally condemns simple music, until it comes to a band with music as simple Brand new, when they are suddenly great.

"Convey emotion"? Are you serious? The only emotion that comes to mind from their lyrics is boredom--they say the same thing over and over again.

Not only that, his voice is so annoying... And it doesn't have to be. I really like the way his voice sounds in song 8 on YFW. Maybe that is a different singer? but it sounds a lot better than his normal voice.

And yeah, I have been thinking of listening to dream theatre...

pixiesfanyo
08-24-2004, 06:14 PM
I find it funny how you get mad and defend Alter Bridge in their review. And then you come here and make fun of this band. Fucking hypocrite.

First off, Brand New is the most talented band or the most lyrically smart but they are a lot better than most of the nu-metal/modern rock bands out now so I respect most of their fans.

Second. Alter Bridge sucks. :)

Bartender
08-24-2004, 06:27 PM
And who on earth would be a fan of ANY of those bands?

Just got to say, I'm a huge fan of extreme metal, and even I've got a soft spot for Weezer. Those guys rule.

splashfreak
08-24-2004, 07:39 PM
I find it funny how you get mad and defend Alter Bridge in their review. And then you come here and make fun of this band. ****ing hypocrite.

First off, Brand New is the most talented band or the most lyrically smart but they are a lot better than most of the nu-metal/modern rock bands out now so I respect most of their fans.

Second. Alter Bridge sucks.

Yeah, because to like one band and dislike another is hypocrytical. I am not making fun of this band. I really don't mind them that much. I'd rather listen to them than just about any other pop-punk EMO band, but I was only wondering why it is that a band like this--clearly less talented than a band like Alter Bridge, no matter you like them or not--gets such positive reviews, and Alter Bridge doesn't? I guess I can't complain too much. Most of the people on my review now agree with me...

Second, do you really think AB sucks, or do you dislike them because you dislike me and I like them? ;-)

Anyway, I didn't mean to dis Brand New or anything. If you find their lyrics emotionally moving, more power to you. I'm just a little confused, that's all. But seriously, I've got nothing against Brand New. They ARE a punk band, so they don't really need to be good at their instruments.

pixiesfanyo
08-24-2004, 07:46 PM
I'm saying you are a hypocrite because you get mad when someone comes into your band's review and bashes them and then you do the same thing to Rollerqueen. It's just assholetastic

splashfreak
08-24-2004, 07:54 PM
I'm saying you are a hypocrite because you get mad when someone comes into your band's review and bashes them and then you do the same thing to Rollerqueen. It's just assholetastic

I never once got mad because someone bashed my review. I never once got MAD, for that matter. Maybe it seemed like I did (no inflectiopn of voice, hand gestures, etc. online), but I wasn't. I argued my case for why I though Alter Bridge had made the best album I had ever heard, but I wasn't MAD.

And also, I did not come in here bashing the review. I came in here bashing the board. If he thinks this album is great, that is his opinion, I won't argue. But the BOARD IN GENERAL seems to be playing hypocrite here. His review was actually very good. I didn't agree with it, but it was good.

pixiesfanyo
08-24-2004, 08:05 PM
I'm talking about the fecking ratings you stupid. Not the review

splashfreak
08-24-2004, 08:26 PM
I'm saying you are a hypocrite because you get mad when someone comes into your band's review and bashes them and then you do the same thing to Rollerqueen. It's just assholetastic

And then we have...

I'm talking about the fecking ratings you stupid. Not the review

Oh yeah, you have your story straight.

br3ad_man
08-25-2004, 01:57 AM
Hmm... I don't mind easy to play music. I listen to plenty of bands that at least have simple songs. My problem was simply with the fact that this board generally condemns simple music, until it comes to a band with music as simple Brand new, when they are suddenly great.

"Convey emotion"? Are you serious? The only emotion that comes to mind from their lyrics is boredom--they say the same thing over and over again.

Not only that, his voice is so annoying... And it doesn't have to be. I really like the way his voice sounds in song 8 on YFW. Maybe that is a different singer? but it sounds a lot better than his normal voice.

And yeah, I have been thinking of listening to dream theatre...

I could write for pages and pages on this but I won't say anything except this.

The only place people bash simple music is Rock and Metal.

RollerQueen
08-25-2004, 02:52 AM
Please stop arguing.

splashfreak
08-25-2004, 08:46 AM
I could write for pages and pages on this but I won't say anything except this.

The only place people bash simple music is Rock and Metal.

That might be true... perhaps I am confusing my boards... ah well, we live and learn. Either way, good review, although I think their first album was better.

pixiesfanyo
08-25-2004, 09:03 AM
your band's review

same thing to Rollerqueen.

You're so dumb. I'm saying Rollerqueen likes this band. And you like Alterbridge. You both like ****ty bands that alot of people don't like. So when someone comes and makes fun of your band you get angry and defensive. So why would you want to do that to someone else's band?

All you accomplished by posting in this review was to demonstrate how much of an *** you are. If you don't like the band that is cool, but don't go into the band's thread and make fun of them because it'll just result in arguments.

splashfreak
08-25-2004, 09:09 AM
^^^^^^^

You just don't get it.

And by the way, I'M the ***? That is really backed up by your incessant name-calling. My first post was something of a joke, which should be obvious to you since you obviously read the alter bridge thread. Since no one really got the joke, I backed away from it--slowly. Truth is, I don't really mind Brand New. They are a little to... pop for me, but I don't think they suck or something. I also don't think your an ***, or at least I didn't, but after

You're so dumb. I'm saying Rollerqueen likes this band. And you like Alterbridge. You both like ****ty bands that alot of people don't like. So when someone comes and makes fun of your band you get angry and defensive. So why would you want to do that to someone else's band?

You once again changed what you were talking about, I'm starting to think maybe you have some sort of memory problem, where you can't rememebr what your last post was. First it was all about me bashing BN, then it was about me bashing the review, then it was me bashing the rating, and now it is me bashing the band again. Make up your mind, already.

pixiesfanyo
08-25-2004, 09:10 AM
All I'm saying is don't come into other people's threads and bash the band. It's simple.

You're the one who isn't getting it.

RollerQueen
08-25-2004, 10:08 AM
BOTH of you: Shut the fuck up and do this on AIM.

splashfreak
08-25-2004, 11:46 AM
*shuts the ---- up and does this on AIM*

br3ad_man
08-26-2004, 07:21 AM
BOTH of you: Shut the fuck up and do this on AIM.

Couldn't have said it better.

Win A Rabbit
08-29-2004, 08:39 PM
well anyways...

i bought this cd the day it came out, and im still constantly listening to it. i'll admit the quiet-loud transitions get repetitive, but for the first few songs with the quiet-loud formula, it works really well. im alos a big fan of jesse lacey's lyrics.

4.25/5, just because of repetitiveness