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Rolling Stone (4/11/02, p.108) - Ranked #49 in Rolling Stone's "50 Coolest Records".Rolling Stone (1/03/02, p.119) - Ranked #8 in Rolling Stone's "Top 10 2001".Rolling Stone (10/11/01, pp.89-90) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...Pure New York rock & roll: all gray-pavement aggression wrapped in black-leather cool....The music leaves no doubts - more joyful and intense than anything else...heard this year."Rolling Stone (4/11/02, p.108) - Ranked #49 in Rolling Stone's "50 Coolest Records".Rolling Stone (1/03/02, p.119) - Ranked #8 in Rolling Stone's "Top 10 2001".Rolling Stone (10/11/01, pp.89-90) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...Pure New York rock & roll: all gray-pavement aggression wrapped in black-leather cool....The music leaves no doubts - more joyful and intense than anything else...heard this year."Spin (1/02, p.77) - Ranked #18 in Spin's "Albums of the Year 2001" - "...Super-catchy songs that make you wanna pogo...the male Elastica!"Spin (1/02, p.77) - Ranked #18 in Spin's "Albums of the Year 2001" - "...Super-catchy songs that make you wanna pogo...the male Elastica!"Entertainment Weekly (12/28/01, p.136) - Ranked #1 "Album of the Year".Entertainment Weekly (9/28/01, pp.71-2) - "...A blur of sooty grit and grind..." - Rating: A-Entertainment Weekly (12/28/01, p.136) - Ranked #1 "Album of the Year".Entertainment Weekly (9/28/01, pp.71-2) - "...A blur of sooty grit and grind..." - Rating: A-Q (9/01, p.120) - 5 stars out of 5 - "...A breathless, goggle-eyed, assuredly brilliant album...it works wonders."Q (9/01, p.120) - 5 stars out of 5 - "...A breathless, goggle-eyed, assuredly brilliant album...it works wonders."Alternative Press (2/02, p.65) - Ranked #25 in AP's "25 Best Albums of 2001".Alternative Press (2/02, p.65) - Ranked #25 in AP's "25 Best Albums of 2001".Magnet (12-1/02, p.57) - Included in Magnet's "20 Best Albums of 2001".Magnet (12-1/02, p.57) - Included in Magnet's "20 Best Albums of 2001".CMJ (10/15/01, p.6) - "...One big rock'n'roll orgy..."CMJ (10/15/01, p.6) - "...One big rock'n'roll orgy..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.63) - Ranked #33 in Mojo's "100 Modern Classics" -- "Rattled together hastily, The Strokes' debut captured the Bowery-basement cool of 'their moment'."Mojo (Publisher) (1/02, p.69) - Ranked #3 in Mojo's "Best [40] Albums of 2001".Mojo (Publisher) (9/01, p.97) - "...A heartily uplifting brew of scruffy street style, swear words and stammering pop tunes which sweat musical history...and sound infuriatingly easy to make..."Mojo (Publisher) (1/02, p.69) - Ranked #3 in Mojo's "Best [40] Albums of 2001".Mojo (Publisher) (9/01, p.97) - "...A heartily uplifting brew of scruffy street style, swear words and stammering pop tunes which sweat musical history...and sound infuriatingly easy to make..."NME (Magazine) (12/29/01, p.59) - Ranked #1 in NME's 50 "Albums Of the Year 2001".NME (Magazine) (8/25/01, p.49) - 10 out of 10 - "...Concise and elegant rock music by 5 young men....Indispensable....There's nothing unnecessary here..."NME (Magazine) (12/29/01, p.59) - Ranked #1 in NME's 50 "Albums Of the Year 2001".NME (Magazine) (8/25/01, p.49) - 10 out of 10 - "...Concise and elegant rock music by 5 young men....Indispensable....There's nothing unnecessary here..."49.58413

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Rolling Stone (4/11/02, p.108) - Ranked #49 in Rolling Stone's "50 Coolest Records".Rolling Stone (1/03/02, p.119) - Ranked #8 in Rolling Stone's "Top 10 2001".Rolling Stone (10/11/01, pp.89-90) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...Pure New York rock & roll: all gray-pavement aggression wrapped in black-leather cool....The music leaves no doubts - more joyful and intense than anything else...heard this year."Rolling Stone (4/11/02, p.108) - Ranked #49 in Rolling Stone's "50 Coolest Records".Rolling Stone (1/03/02, p.119) - Ranked #8 in Rolling Stone's "Top 10 2001".Rolling Stone (10/11/01, pp.89-90) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...Pure New York rock & roll: all gray-pavement aggression wrapped in black-leather cool....The music leaves no doubts - more joyful and intense than anything else...heard this year."Spin (1/02, p.77) - Ranked #18 in Spin's "Albums of the Year 2001" - "...Super-catchy songs that make you wanna pogo...the male Elastica!"Spin (1/02, p.77) - Ranked #18 in Spin's "Albums of the Year 2001" - "...Super-catchy songs that make you wanna pogo...the male Elastica!"Entertainment Weekly (12/28/01, p.136) - Ranked #1 "Album of the Year".Entertainment Weekly (9/28/01, pp.71-2) - "...A blur of sooty grit and grind..." - Rating: A-Entertainment Weekly (12/28/01, p.136) - Ranked #1 "Album of the Year".Entertainment Weekly (9/28/01, pp.71-2) - "...A blur of sooty grit and grind..." - Rating: A-Q (9/01, p.120) - 5 stars out of 5 - "...A breathless, goggle-eyed, assuredly brilliant album...it works wonders."Q (9/01, p.120) - 5 stars out of 5 - "...A breathless, goggle-eyed, assuredly brilliant album...it works wonders."Alternative Press (2/02, p.65) - Ranked #25 in AP's "25 Best Albums of 2001".Alternative Press (2/02, p.65) - Ranked #25 in AP's "25 Best Albums of 2001".Magnet (12-1/02, p.57) - Included in Magnet's "20 Best Albums of 2001".Magnet (12-1/02, p.57) - Included in Magnet's "20 Best Albums of 2001".CMJ (10/15/01, p.6) - "...One big rock'n'roll orgy..."CMJ (10/15/01, p.6) - "...One big rock'n'roll orgy..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.63) - Ranked #33 in Mojo's "100 Modern Classics" -- "Rattled together hastily, The Strokes' debut captured the Bowery-basement cool of 'their moment'."Mojo (Publisher) (1/02, p.69) - Ranked #3 in Mojo's "Best [40] Albums of 2001".Mojo (Publisher) (9/01, p.97) - "...A heartily uplifting brew of scruffy street style, swear words and stammering pop tunes which sweat musical history...and sound infuriatingly easy to make..."Mojo (Publisher) (1/02, p.69) - Ranked #3 in Mojo's "Best [40] Albums of 2001".Mojo (Publisher) (9/01, p.97) - "...A heartily uplifting brew of scruffy street style, swear words and stammering pop tunes which sweat musical history...and sound infuriatingly easy to make..."NME (Magazine) (12/29/01, p.59) - Ranked #1 in NME's 50 "Albums Of the Year 2001".NME (Magazine) (8/25/01, p.49) - 10 out of 10 - "...Concise and elegant rock music by 5 young men....Indispensable....There's nothing unnecessary here..."NME (Magazine) (12/29/01, p.59) - Ranked #1 in NME's 50 "Albums Of the Year 2001".NME (Magazine) (8/25/01, p.49) - 10 out of 10 - "...Concise and elegant rock music by 5 young men....Indispensable....There's nothing unnecessary here..."49.58413

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Magnet (p.91) - "Ennio Morricone is a master of mood, and he uses instruments the way visual artists use brush strokes, dropping dollops of sound over blank canvases. The music's minimalism is remarkable..."0.3623082

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Jazziz (12/95, p.40) - "...presents Mehldau's gifts via his own fully-formed voice....Mehldau's canvas is stretched broad. And with the aid of a fine supporting cast...Mehldau fills the space admirably with bold strokes as well as detailed filigree."0.3105499

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Spin (p.111) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Borrell and his mates give post-Strokes neo-garage rock a tidy soul makeover, adding a catchy one-handed piano and funky Motown bass lines to the jumpy guitar fuzz the genre demands."Q (p.126) - Ranked #3 in Q Magazine's "100 Greatest Albums of 2006."0.2587916

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Q (p.118) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]his communal effort transcends rehearsal-room realities to generate Bagpuss-like psychedelia, all updated by strokes of fey electronica..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.112) - 4 stars out of 5 --- "[W]ith strings, flute, harp and percussion, a deftly psychedelic percussion that greatly enriches Mystic Chords' whispered whimsy."0.2587916

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4 stars out of 5 -- "As with its predecessor, the biggest pleasure is in the shock value....The broad strokes hit all the right beats..."Total Film "[C]leverly structures....Here, as in THE HANGOVER, the laughs aren't just staged, they're superlatively engineered." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly0.2587916

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Down Beat (2/00, p.70) - 4 out of 5 - "What sets Johnson apart from the pack is the keening edge to his high tenor voice - it's the sound of a fallen angel - and the high quality of both his songwriting and his guitar work..."0.2181033

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Living Blues (1-2/02, p.39) - "...A superior album...showcasing Kirkpatrick's smoky vocals and stinging guitar work..."0.2181033

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Down Beat (2/96, p.49) - 4.5 Stars - Very Good/Excellent - "...[Rush] wrings tense, trembling notes...as though his life were on the line....The vivid cry of his guitar lines and forceful chordal strokes find agreement in his smooth yet anguished singing everywhere on the program. In his feverish quest to express himself, Rush even pushes beyond the standard protocol of blues and embarks on jazzy solo flights..."Musician (11/95, p.93) - "...Heard in a lean quartet format, backed by a strong band..., Rush is at his jazziest, twirling out clotted, unpredictable licks hither and yon. His straining, impassioned singing is in near-top form as well..."0.2070332

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Rolling Stone (p.70) - 3 stars out of 5 - "The Bravery do a jockier version of the New Wave competition, pumping the drums in straight-ahead tunes..."Uncut (p.115) - 5 stars out of 5 - "[T]hey make a gritty New Wave noise that is a suspiciously precise fusion of Duran Duran and The Strokes....This album really is just too good to be true."Mojo (Publisher) (p.94) - 4 stars out of 5 - "[T]his is a swaggering, unashamedly fun pop record that should fast-track The Bravery to radio ubiquity."0.2070332

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Entertainment Weekly (p.64) - "[T]he quintet still generates intensity from rich, economical guitar-strings-piano strokes, but the gloom-rock tunes are as sophisticated as ever..." -- Grade: A-Uncut (p.108) - 3 stars out of 5 - "Elbow are splendid: a group with integrity, prepared to take risks and possessed of actual musical ability."Mojo (Publisher) (p.108) - 4 stars out of 5 - "[T]he album's genesis is apparent in the deft combination of emotional intimacy and musical ambition."0.2070332

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Q (p.114) - 3 stars out of 5 -- [With] infectious melodies....'Lovers Who Uncover' chugs with the energy of early Strokes....Definitely ones to watch."Uncut (p.91) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]heir hidden depths slay you off guard....'Oh, MJ!' has a Hall & Oates groove, and stadium-era Fleetwood Mac flavour to the coda."Mojo (Publisher) (p.100) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "The Sonic Youth-lite guitars of 'Lovers Who Uncover' and 'Cha Cha Cha' are pleasantly melodic."0.2070332

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Spin (7/03, p.110) - "...A pretty accurate representation of the New York rock renaissance..." - Grade: B0.1908404

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Spin (p.94) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A]n appealingly low-key solo debut....Top-shelf indie-pop tunes."Entertainment Weekly (p.106) - "[A] mellow debut, with its sweetly yearning melodies and modest arrangements that often recall Guided by Voices." -- Grade: B+Alternative Press (p.152) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- He kicks off the first Strokes solo effort with a melancholy, space-age lullaby and channels the Beatles' early stabs at Dylan on the unplugged 'Blue Skies.'"Magnet (p.99) - "Studded with bells and vocal echoes, folky torch song 'Blue Skies' is startlingly intimate and gentle....YOURS TO KEEP is a delightful surprise."Magnet (p.99) - "Studded with bells and vocal echoes, folky torch song 'Blue Skies' is startlingly intimate and gentle....YOURS TO KEEP is a delightful surprise."0.1811541

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Spin (p.94) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A]n appealingly low-key solo debut....Top-shelf indie-pop tunes."Entertainment Weekly (p.106) - "[A] mellow debut, with its sweetly yearning melodies and modest arrangements that often recall Guided by Voices." -- Grade: B+Alternative Press (p.152) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- He kicks off the first Strokes solo effort with a melancholy, space-age lullaby and channels the Beatles' early stabs at Dylan on the unplugged 'Blue Skies.'"Magnet (p.99) - "Studded with bells and vocal echoes, folky torch song 'Blue Skies' is startlingly intimate and gentle....YOURS TO KEEP is a delightful surprise."Magnet (p.99) - "Studded with bells and vocal echoes, folky torch song 'Blue Skies' is startlingly intimate and gentle....YOURS TO KEEP is a delightful surprise."0.1811541

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Entertainment Weekly (11/6/92, p.64) - "..downright mesmerizing...Richards once again proves that the fever that has been raging through his much-abused veins for three full decades shows no sign of breaking anytime soon.." - Rating: AQ (11/92, p.106) - 4 Stars - Excellent - "..what can an old Stone be expected to do, except roll on pretty much as he's always done and what's more, in the case of MAIN OFFENDER, do it just about as well as he's ever done it...just about all you could ask of a Keith Richards record.."Audio Magazine (12/92, p.148) - Sound: B+ - Performance: B- - "..The voice seems rehabilitated and the aggressive guitar is classic Keith.."NME (Magazine) (10/24/92, p.35) - 8 - Very Good - "..the glorious return of Keith Richards...the great man is in his element...The music spits, crackles and strokes through these grooves...courses with energy...It's all classic stuff.."0.1552749

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Rolling Stone (6/10/93, p.67) - 4 Stars - Excellent - "...the finest showcase to date of Yoakam's artistry...From him, a slight shudder conveys more than most singers can express through a sob...Yoakam has learned to get where he's going with fewer strokes, less self-consciousness..."Entertainment Weekly (4/2/93, p.51) - "...old-fashioned country shuffles with Elvis Presley attitude and long, Eric Clapton-style guitar outros...this is music for the long haul..." - Rating: A-Q (4/93, p.91) - 3 Stars - Good - "...shows the wisdom of what might be called predictability....an approach that in clumsier hands might pass for parody and sentimentalism but Yoakam does have integrity..."Musician (6/93, p.88) - "[Yoakam is] musically willing to combine honky-tonk and hillbilly configurations with rockabilly beats and stone rock guitar...an interesting mix of the shrewd and the guileless, and of each at different times pretending to be the other..."Village Voice (3/1/94, p.5) - Ranked #26 in the Village Voice's 1993 Pazz & Jop Critics Poll.0.1552749

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Entertainment Weekly (p.59) - "[The album is] enthralled with guitar noise....It's also sewn through with an endearing passion that screams of potential."CMJ - "They mix soaring string sections, but add a punch of jangly guitars....Lead singer Mikel Jollett's rumbling baritone colors these buoyant melodies with a tinge of sorrow..."Q (Magazine) (p.93) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[With] opener 'Wishing Well,' the lustful 'Gasoline' and 'Something New''s confused relationship tracing a historical line from The Strokes to The Killers..."Blender (Magazine) (p.80) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "On 'Innocence,' a gorgeous viola intro gives way to ecstatic new-wave-ish keyboards, and the rousing 'Sometime Around Midnight' makes late-night pining sound positively heroic."Clash (magazine) (p.101) - "A tragic record of turmoil set to towering pop blasts; an emotive hurricane is upon us."0.1552749

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Rolling Stone (9/4/97, pp.65-66) - 4 Stars (out of 5) - "...'60s and '70s rock classicism writ large and loud, all broad strokes and bullish enthusiasm....[Noel Gallagher] fires up sing-along hooks with industrial-strength glam-rock licks..."Entertainment Weekly (9/5/97, pp.72-73) - "...They're still angling for the set-in-Stones title of the World's Greatest Rock & Roll Band....a truly massive attack, a thick-as-Guinness crunch of guitars and drums all cranked to 11....each track [is crammed] with keyboards...sound effects, and layer upon layer of Noel's twisting, shimmering guitar overdubs..." - Rating: BQ (1/98, p.114) - Included in Q Magazine's "50 Best Albums of 1997."Melody Maker (12/20-27/97, pp.66-67) - Ranked #8 on Melody Maker's list of 1997's "Albums Of The Year."Melody Maker (8/16/97, p.49) - "...At their best Oasis is untouchable. Here they occasionally reach a best which is better than any best you might have previously imagined possible."NME (Magazine) (12/20-27/97, pp.78-79) - Ranked #25 in NME's 1997 Critics' Poll.NME (Magazine) (8/16/97, pp.50-51) - "...Mammoth. Probably. But without the large hairy bollocks....each song already resonates with the vast, communal spirit that has propelled them thus far....here are yet another 11 songs the slightly sozzled world will be bursting to sing..."0.1293958

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