A record where Foals have focussed their many triumphs and missteps into one cohesive statement.
Their best album so far IMO.
isn't he shouting 'a cosine wave'?
Which agreed with my memory of "go sideways". As does Song Meanings, although Absolute Lyrics snd AZ Lyrics call it for "cosine waves". I've switched it to "cosine waves" but, in conclusion, bloody internet
Spot on review anyhow!
are much more favourable than those of this reviewer. Fully prepared to shit myself on first listen to this. EXCITED.
This album has grown on me a lot but it's not as good as TLF at all.
It's strange to read a review that seems to assume that everyone agrees the Foals are still looking for that 'great album' and need it desperately - many people think they've already achieved that.
This album is Foals' self-assured third effort built of the confidence they've rightly earned.
to say Foals haven't 'come good' up until this point is a bit strange.
Has this spot on. They have already made two very good albums, and just made one that isn't quite as good as them.
would have liked more detail to justify the 9/10. Still, pumped 4 dis