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02:08 PM on 02/15/13
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I would say that the record got as much negative reception from large media outlets as it did positive. Not to mention that on pretty much every site I read other than this one, as well as the more musically inclined people that i usually hang around, the band is pretty hated.
As a music major I feel that my knowledge of music makes me enjoy them more. They do a lot with simple chord progressions and borrow a lot from other genres like RnB, hip hop, and classical.

EDIT: but I understand a lot of people just don't think they are special at all. I'm just not one of them.
02:08 PM on 02/15/13
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http://www.metacritic.com/music/some-nights/fun

I wouldn't say that at all.

edit: well, let me rephrase myself. seemed to get as much negative as positive, but as a whole, it really wasn't close to one of the most acclaimed records of the year.

** By the indie press.
02:10 PM on 02/15/13
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I would say that the record got as much negative reception from large media outlets as it did positive. Not to mention that on pretty much every site I read other than this one, as well as the more musically inclined people that i usually hang around, the band is pretty hated.
A lot of albums that are considered classic now didn't get great reactions when they were first released.
02:12 PM on 02/15/13
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A lot of albums that are considered classic now didn't get great reactions when they were first released.
Pinkerton springs to mind as a once hated now classic album
02:13 PM on 02/15/13
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Pinkerton springs to mind as a once hated now classic album
That was the big one in my mind too.
02:14 PM on 02/15/13
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I would say that the record got as much negative reception from large media outlets as it did positive. Not to mention that on pretty much every site I read other than this one, as well as the more musically inclined people that i usually hang around, the band is pretty hated.

Hang out with less hipsters.
02:15 PM on 02/15/13
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Hang out with less hipsters.
Those people generally like better music, however.
02:15 PM on 02/15/13
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I was thinking "The Black Parade" ... which I now realize is 7 years old, what the fuck happened to time!?

Michael Jordan is turning 50 this weekend! I feel super old all the time haha
02:16 PM on 02/15/13
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Manchester Orchestra - Mean Everything To Nothing
yes
02:17 PM on 02/15/13
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bayside- the walking wounded
senses fail- let it enfold you
every time i die- ex lives

are just some that i can see standing the test of time up until 2020.
02:18 PM on 02/15/13
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Star Slight?
02:18 PM on 02/15/13
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metacritic is the worst.
02:20 PM on 02/15/13
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Haha this thread is classic
02:21 PM on 02/15/13
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I think Lydia's Illuminate and City and Colour's Bring Me Your Love will still be talked about ten years from now.
02:21 PM on 02/15/13
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Those people generally like better music, however.


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