Angles (studio album) by The Strokes
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The best album by The Strokes is Is This It which is ranked number 23 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 37,568.
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It's a solid enough album but just lacks that something to lift it from good to greatness. Games is my favourite track and only track I would give 4/5 - whilst nothing is bad it's really just full out of 3/5 tracks
I actually think this one is a bit underscored here.
Probably their worst album but still really good
Sporadic greatness, but disappointing incosistency.
Their least solid project to date. I still find it to be good overall, mainly because it includes four of their best tracks. It's ok I guess, but I would still place it at the bottom of their discography, which is exceptionally good, so that's not necessarily something bad to say.
Although this album has some great tracks, it is overall a bit underwhelming, great ideas, but the result not so.
So they're trying something else now, which is fine, at some moment you have saturated your style and even a real rock-/punker has to switch it up. But what they did was basically not change their style at all and then add the minimal amount gimmicks to make it sound prog: boring intermezzos and synth sounds your dad thinks are "cool". Strokes, don't become like those other '00s poser- I mean indie bands, please.
Overall an amazing album. I think it's my favorite Strokes effort so far. It's confident, experimental and it's such a nice time. Pretty consistent, something that the other 3 don't have, IMO.
My favorite after Is This It. Very underrated.
Pretty cool album. My 3rd favourite for The Strokes. I feel like it influenced much of the more experimental/electronic rock in the past 7 years like Tame Impala and obviously The Voidz.
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