Age Sixteen
Open Up Finders, Please


4.0
excellent

Review

by Robert Lowe CONTRIBUTOR (100 Reviews)
March 15th, 2014 | 11 replies


Release Date: 2009 | Tracklist

Review Summary: Suis la Lune's more pissed off and immature cousin.

It's weird to refer to a screamo album as an easy listen, but that's exactly how Open Up Finders, Please could be described. Age Sixteen's brand of hauntingly beautiful, yet melancholy clean toned guitar lines coupled with the vocalist's high pitched, aggressive delivery results in an unusually soothing and laid back vibe. Age Sixteen have a very frantic, unpolished, and borderline underdeveloped sound that doesn't look all that appealing on paper, but Open Up Finders, Please has enough tranquil guitar parts and emotionally draining vocal sections to give it an undeniable charm. Open Up Finders, Please does not have all that many stand out moments, nor does it doing anything new for the genre, but it's satisfying enough, and short enough to make for an enjoyable listen.



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Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
March 14th 2014


51558 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

Choice cuts:



Peter Pan Complex



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cd1cQeXxyRs



Empty Nest



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aDfgEru25ZI

Green Baron
March 14th 2014


21874 Comments


I missed the soundoff reviews

Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
March 14th 2014


51558 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

This is my shortest so far



Let's see if I can get down to like 1 line

YakNips
March 14th 2014


17135 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

yeah you summed it up

Digging: Suis La Lune - Distance/Closure

emester
March 14th 2014


6246 Comments


fuck that was short

Digging: Adversarial - Death, Endless Nothing and the Black Knife of...

XingKing
March 14th 2014


11128 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

I've never thought this album was that special

Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
March 14th 2014


51558 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

It's not really



I'd give it a 3.7 or 3.8 if I could

FadedSun
March 15th 2014


1424 Comments


This is good stuff.

SeaAnemone
March 15th 2014


21300 Comments


agreed on everything except the rating but you know
actually pretty sure these guys are from Charm City I'd probably give them a bump just cuzza that

SadAndHolyGlow
March 15th 2014


1581 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

Super short review, but fitting.

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cjohns0912
March 26th 2014


90 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

Such an enjoyable jam!



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