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Old 4th December 2008 | Show parent
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🎧 15 years
I was with you until you used the word "classic." -E
Originally Posted by Michael Zick ➡️
Hmm, I'll have to listen to Our Love because the few times I listened to it (I can't really feel most of the songs) I thought it sounded great. I guess I have the same feeling as you but in reverse. Production is nice but performances and songs are just bland to me. What happened to Carlos's awesome melodies?

Again, I think Antics is their peak but Bright Lights is a classic.
Old 4th December 2008 | Show parent
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🎧 10 years
Antics continues to be the only Interpol album I can listen to.

Bright Lights lacks focus and direction.
Our Love To Admire is too self-conscious, tries too hard.

They nailed it on Antics and I have a feeling they'll never make as strong a record again. The songs, vibe, production, performances all came together perfectly.
Old 5th December 2008 | Show parent
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🎧 10 years
Well enough time has elapsed to indeed hail "Bright Lights" as a "classic", better songs and more appropriate production than their others. Antics does indeed have some shining stellar moments, but as an entire album it doesn't envelope you the way the debut does.
Old 21st July 2013 | Show parent
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bee's Avatar
🎧 15 years
I dig the Peter Katis recordings of this band. It would be nice if they recorded with him again. Anyone know if the permanently done?
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