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is the finest of The Hold Steady's albums in my opinion.
Please insert furious dissent below:
but im not furious
It's just a riff machine. The opening three track combo is brilliant, the pacing is right all the way through, and Killer Parties is the best album closer ever.
Now if only I could get hold of those Lifter Puller albums...
"Jesus rolled his eyes when his Dad made Jesus jokes..."
for digital lifter pullerage
boys and girls.. is a close second.
i find seperation sunday to be a bit weak.
i've been trying to get people to call me sunny d.
Listening to it again now, love it so much.
but still at the very least an 8/10. And for the duration of Most People Are DJs I'd be prepared to believe you if you told me it was the best album ever made by anyone.
I prefer the other two, but this is still pretty good. Especially Killer Parties.
I love love love Killer Parties.
I definitely think it's the most summery Hold Steady album.