Wilson doesn't quite have the vocal chops of EJ, but has better lyrics and good harmonies. The shifting from soft to heavier doesn't quite go as smoothely as it could have, though. It doesn't hold you like the early tracks, but is still nice listening. It really doesn't have much drive to it and is forgettable. It's a very nice song but it wonders some and is somewhat repetitive. There's a collection of early songs that are top notch, but after that the album loses a little steam.
If they'd have kept up the focus and quality of the opening few tracks, this would've been near classic. As it is, with the strength of the early material and the acceptability of most of the later songs, this is well worth buying. Rank: for Tweet Recent reviews by this author.
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Worth buying again. Thank you for your feedback. Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again. Bought to relive some of my old college days and still enjoyed it. Bought for the end of my Dad's funeral for the song 'Closing Time'! Present for my son. Delighted Also delivery time spot on.
I bought this song after hearing the song 'closing time' in a pub. However the rest does not disappoint, the tunes are catchy, singalongable and consistantly well written. The best songs in my opinion are: closing time, singing in my sleep, secret smile and DND.
This album quickly became one of my favourites and most played. Load more international reviews. Lovely album calm and rocking at the same time beautiful. Translate review to English. I really enjoyed this album, I already knew two of the singles "Closing Time" and "Secret Smile" but the entire album is really solid. If you also enjoyed those two songs I would definitely recommend you pick this one up! Out of all of their Semisonic albums I really think this is the best one.
For me the best and perhaps more popular songs are "Closing Time" and "Secret Smile" these for me have interesting lyrics. Those two songs also have the most unique sound and make the album what they are. When the album came out I really remember "Secret Smile" I think it was a good sound back then even when I was young So I think this album can be for anyone of any age. Never tired of listening to it. Takes me back to the days as a student. This album is a classic for people of a certain age Top classic tune.
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