Kyary Pamyu Pamyu
Pikapika Fantajin


3.5
great

Review

by Trebor. STAFF
July 23rd, 2014 | 130 replies


Release Date: 07/09/2014 | Tracklist

Review Summary: Too much of a good thing

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu's fourth release in four years Pikapika Fantajin has the sensational pop star rattling albums off like a japanese version of The Smiths, but quantity does not always equal quality as Kyary's last two records show a glaring inconsistency in quality. Like Nandacollection, Pikapika Fantajin consists of top notch singles rounded off by uninspired deep cuts that range from tolerable ("Family Party," "Sungoi Aura," "Explorer") to borderline unbearable ("Koi Koi Koi," "Serious Hitomi"). The six or so sing-along/dance friendly top notch J-pop songs however are strong enough to warrant replaying Pikapika Fantajin all summer long, as long as you're willing to skip tracks somewhat often.



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gosk8n
July 23rd 2014


1093 Comments


woah

Snake.
July 23rd 2014


21740 Comments


three sentences damn

mryrtmrnfoxxxy
July 23rd 2014


15012 Comments


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Judio!
July 23rd 2014


8451 Comments


You think there would be more to say about an artist named Kyary Pamyu Pamyu but damn.

Hovse
July 23rd 2014


2713 Comments


Too much of a Review thing

Tyrael
July 23rd 2014


21113 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

too concise

Trebor.
Staff Reviewer
July 23rd 2014


56799 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

There's a new anti troll measure that didn't let me post this cuz it was too short so I had to spam some white text

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Tyrael
July 23rd 2014


21113 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

robert



you disappoint me

treeqt.
July 23rd 2014


16963 Comments


ayyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy

Judio!
July 23rd 2014


8451 Comments


At least it's longer than the review for Shark Sandwich.

Greyvy
July 23rd 2014


5841 Comments


album was not good as I was hoping, the singles are cool though

Greyvy
July 23rd 2014


5841 Comments


truu

deathschool
July 23rd 2014


24566 Comments


You don't always have to write a novel, man.

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JohnnyOnTheSpot
Emeritus
July 23rd 2014


6718 Comments


Idk how an album rife with skippable tracks is still rated 'great'

Trebor.
Staff Reviewer
July 23rd 2014


56799 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Because the six good songs are all 4-4.5 worthy

Trebor.
Staff Reviewer
July 23rd 2014


56799 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

"sounds like a repeat of nandacollection then"



Yeah that's why the review is so short because I basically said all that needs to be said in my Nanda collection review

Rhyme
July 23rd 2014


1405 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

cool

Greyvy
July 23rd 2014


5841 Comments


KIRA KIRA KIRAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA

Rhyme
July 23rd 2014


1405 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

the album mix of yume no hajima-ring ring is so underwhelming

KILL
July 23rd 2014


81232 Comments


UGH



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