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|0.0 ||Mary Paultese | July 15th 11|
I wish they didn't try to be "fun" on this album. That's the main difference between this and early ETF. DIYLF was serious (except Situations) but a lot of this is gimmicky and seems like a joke. That being said, Ronnnie sounds good and there is some catchy stuff. I just wish they took a more serious approach.
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|2.5 average||Andrew Edward | July 15th 11|
Amazingly average. Which is surprising, considering I was expecting shit all over the place.
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|2.5 average||Zach | July 15th 11|
His vocals are good but everything else just seems so meeh. Guitars are good at times. Lyrics are pretty bad at time. The song Tragic Magic gave me a laugh. Good Songs: Don't Mess With Ouija Boards, Sink or Swim, and Goodbye Gracefull. If there was more more songs like this it would be a lot better album but the songs like Tragic Magic, Good Girls Bad Guys, and Pick Up The Phone make this album not appealing. Also he gives himself way to much credit like saying hes the best in the business and there the kings of music like in the song The Westerner.
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|1.5 very poor||Ally McBeal | July 15th 11|
Pretty average. Some great vocals, some bad. Some awesome guitar work, some dreadfully rboring. Everything pretty much balances out to a 2.5.rAvoid the song "Tragic Magic" at ALL costs. It is the worst song released in years.
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|0.0 ||RaiseHail | July 14th 11|
Waited years for this, worth it. Radke will always be my fav vocalist. But fuck Good Girls
Bad Guys and Pick Up the Phone, so bad. Still a 5 though cause the rest makes up for it.
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|4.0 excellent||seymour buttes | July 14th 11|
i wanted this to be the shit SOOOOOO bad. dont get me wrong it has like 6 or 7 amazing songs and like 4 or 5 terrible songs. will still be looking forward to the next release.
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|1.5 very poor||Jared Floryan | August 14th 14|
I wasn't expecting The Drug in Me is You to be a spectacular debut from this band - fronted by Ronnie Radke, the ex-vocalist for Escape the Fate. But I was also expecting this album to, at the very least, be an overall passable record. While the frontman's voice suits a good number of the tracks on the CD, Ronnie's the only member you'll bother discussing about. Everyone else is either too pre-occupied with delivering lightning fast solos that go barely anywhere, or content on being held back by Falling in Reverse's leader; it helps not one iota that the guy spends too much time taking pot shots at his former band, all while half-assing his growls and making the rest of the gang seldom experiment - with uninspiringly farcical results.
|2.0 poor||BIaziken | May 25th 14|
I don't get how anyone can think this cunt is a good singer.
|3.5 great||Matthew | June 6th 13|
I did not mean to rate this a 5.0 I merely clicked the wrong rating. I just got off work and am tired this is not a classic album, but it is not a horrible one either. 3.5 is well deserved.
|2.5 average||TylerLamberg | May 11th 13|
I liked this album a lot the first time I heard it when it came out. Now, while I don't dislike it, it definitely is not as good as I previously thought. There are some downright terrible lyrics and moments throughout the album, but there are some very good ones as well (well good songs/moments anyways, good lyrics aren't really found anywhere). Raised by Wolves is an awesome song, as is The Drug In Me Is You, I'm Not A Vampire, Sink Or Swim, Goodbye Graceful, and Don't Mess With Ouija Boards. Pick Up The Phone is a fairly solid track (don't understand the hate for it). Tragic Magic is unbelievably bad. Good Girls, Bad Guys is also pretty damn bad. Caught Like A Fly has a decent chorus, but everything else is bad. The Westerner is a meh track with an overly annoying "doo doo doo doo doo" singing part in the middle. One thing I just realized, some of the choruses sound fairly samey. Ex: The Drug In Me Is You and The Westerner. Overall, I'm tempted to give this album a 3.5 but I know that's just too high for this band and the effort into this album. The album is move of a 3.25 or slightly below. So, going with a 3.
Edit: I get the hate for Pick Up The Phone now. Can't believe I contemplated giving this a 3.5 at one point. Bumped down to a 2.5 now.
|1.5 very poor||Tony Li | November 3rd 12|
What's the point of judging this against Escape The Fate, or Ronnie's ego? This is horrible music, and that's the crux of it.
|3.5 great||Michael Whitaker | July 30th 12|
Just stick to the album's title track, I'm not a vampire and raised by wolves: only good, dare I say great tracks on this album.
|2.5 average||Rumpelkombo | June 26th 12|
For every enjoyably catchy song on this record (Raised by Wolves, The Drug In Me, Ouija Boards) there was an insanely annoying, equally catchy song (Tragic Magic, Good Girls Bad Guys, Caught Like A Fly) to split my opinion of "The Drug in Me" right down the middle.
|1.5 very poor||BonRurgundy | June 22nd 12|
Catchy fun, and for all of Radke's faults there's no denying he's a decent vocalist. The problem is the entire album (and the band in general) just seems insincere and a bit of a joke. I'd consider them a 'guilty pleasure' rather than a band you'd want to recommend to a friend.
|0.0 ||ASnideRemark | January 16th 12|
Attempting to establish a leading position in the Post-Hardcore genre, Falling In Reverse instead falls victim to awkward song structuring, quirky musical moments, and most importantly, the frontman's self-indulgent lyrics turn a band with decent potential into Ronnie-Core.
|2.0 poor||schoonda | January 12th 12|
was excited for this but was let down, only two decent songs.
|1.5 very poor||Mabbitt | November 23rd 11|
Some catchy parts, but overall generic and cheesy.
|3.5 great||alesanaloveandysix | October 21st 11|
i felt that this wasn't a joke at all. ronnie really does hate escape the fate that much >.< i felt that he made A LOT of references towards them that may have been sort of unnecessary, but can you really blame him? :/ awesome album, great lyrics, and i love ronnie radke.
|1.0 awful||AttyTude | August 5th 11|
Overly aggressive pop-up marketing compounds the misery of the mush that they call music
|2.5 average||ItsRaybihh92 | July 28th 11|
Didn't build up to the hype he needs to stop bickering about Escape the Fate and be more serious also he seems a little too cocky on this album the guitar solo on raised by wolves was laughable at best. Im disappointed.
|3.0 good||Chris Higgins | July 22nd 11|
Ladies and gentlemen, Ronnie is back and Falling in Reverse is surprisingly better than Owens DRUGS.
|1.5 very poor||Kegel The Elf | July 15th 11|
album is horrendous, really dug dying is your latest fashion, thus I had I hopes for this. it turned out to be absolute crap wow.
|0.0 ||XxAlterWavexX | July 15th 11|
Who's better, you ask? Falling in Mediocrity or Escape the Genericness? Truth is, Radke's sophomore effort as Falling In Reverse leaves a lot to be desired. To put it simply, the ideas were there; the execution (most of the time) wasn't. There are a few standout tracks, such as Sink or Swim's catchy although poppy chorus and musical composition, and sheer awesomeness that is Raised by Wolves. I've seen worse, but I've seen much better.
|3.0 good||C. J. C. | July 15th 11|
What the fuck did I just listen to?
|3.5 great||BenJamino | July 15th 11|
ronnie radke is back but definitely not at his best there are some really good creative songs on the album but then it turns to generic cheesy crap (see the lyrics in good girls bad guys)
|1.5 very poor||CapnJizz | December 23rd 14|
|5.0 classic||Halo316 | December 6th 14|
|2.5 average||Neo | October 2nd 14|
|2.5 average||msm008 | September 13th 14|
|1.0 awful||CamCar | July 24th 14|
|4.0 excellent||wwba | June 27th 14|
|3.0 good||Mazza | June 21st 14|
|1.5 very poor||ADR | May 30th 14|
|2.0 poor||Roman | April 23rd 14|
|2.0 poor||Joejk3 | March 16th 14|
|2.5 average||TJM1992 | February 17th 14|
|2.5 average||NoSons | February 1st 14|
|4.0 excellent||Sebe | February 1st 14|
|1.5 very poor||DyerTF | January 30th 14|
|1.5 very poor||Sithese | January 3rd 14|
|3.0 good||Thatch | December 28th 13|
|2.5 average||zjb25 | December 17th 13|
|1.0 awful||wil94 | November 6th 13|
|4.0 excellent||wy3r5 | October 1st 13|
|1.0 awful||Jeff818 | September 15th 13|
|2.5 average||Madness | September 14th 13|
|1.5 very poor||Epitome | September 5th 13|
|1.0 awful||Boozby | September 3rd 13|
|2.5 average||Alaska | August 31st 13|
|4.0 excellent||Chorbo | June 29th 13|
|1.5 very poor||Tobi | June 19th 13|
|2.5 average||Urbis1 | March 23rd 13|
|2.5 average||GSMC96 | March 2nd 13|
|1.5 very poor||Jack W. | February 19th 13|
|4.0 excellent||tymotley | February 11th 13|
|1.5 very poor||NeoSpaz | February 4th 13|
|1.0 awful||Ronen | January 13th 13|
|1.5 very poor||Shimana | January 3rd 13|
|1.5 very poor||Hoppip | December 23rd 12|
|3.5 great||ZGP1992 | November 28th 12|
|4.5 superb||Afbg123 | November 17th 12|
|2.5 average||keyonC | November 16th 12|
|3.0 good||SeaCow | November 11th 12|
|1.5 very poor||CutMan | November 11th 12|
|2.5 average||Kronzo | November 7th 12|
|2.5 average||fyffe | October 21st 12|
|2.5 average||markii | October 18th 12|
|2.5 average||kroglor | October 9th 12|
|1.0 awful||ejb | October 2nd 12|
|2.0 poor||random | September 27th 12|
|5.0 classic||Emily | September 26th 12|
|1.5 very poor||tlob | August 30th 12|
|1.5 very poor||Tiwo | August 16th 12|
|1.5 very poor||Spec | July 25th 12|
|1.5 very poor||Zack | June 22nd 12|
|1.5 very poor||Lueda | May 16th 12|
|1.5 very poor||beezay | May 11th 12|
|2.0 poor||ANJ45 | April 18th 12|
|1.5 very poor||jslavos | April 1st 12|
|4.0 excellent||CCSara12 | February 17th 12|
|1.5 very poor||ervoca | February 1st 12|
|1.5 very poor||Vyndax | January 8th 12|
|3.0 good||Lance7 | December 8th 11|
|2.0 poor||xevman | October 27th 11|
|2.5 average||HiLion | October 21st 11|
|4.0 excellent||jrm96 | October 10th 11|
|3.5 great||the666 | September 21st 11|
|1.5 very poor||mcchub | September 14th 11|
|3.5 great||quik40 | September 13th 11|
|5.0 classic||dAMIX32 | August 25th 11|
|2.5 average||caleb98 | August 22nd 11|
|4.0 excellent||BMW1216 | August 19th 11|
|2.0 poor||TBliss | August 18th 11|
|3.0 good||Amstel | August 13th 11|
|3.5 great||JAXETA | August 5th 11|
|3.5 great||Mariox | July 31st 11|
|1.5 very poor||A J M H CONTRIBUTOR | July 30th 11|
|1.5 very poor||Plank | July 28th 11|
|1.0 awful||lucho | July 24th 11|
|2.5 average||jaruz | July 21st 11|
|3.5 great||James | July 18th 11|
|1.5 very poor||Rowdy | July 17th 11|
|2.5 average||Mauler | July 17th 11|
|2.5 average||Narshh | July 15th 11|
|1.5 very poor||Josh C. | July 15th 11|
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