Miserable Lie (track) by The Smiths
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This track is rated in the top 18% of all tracks on BestEverAlbums.com. This track has a Bayesian average rating of 78.1/100, a mean average of 77.5/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 78.2/100. The standard deviation for this track is 13.3.
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I love the intro, but when the pace speeds up the track gets worse. And not a huge fan of Morrissey's vocals on this one
Just because you *can* make your voice sound like that doesn't mean you *should*
I was really shocked when i saw the rating of this track. I didn't understand why it's way too much underrated at here, this track has rather awesome guitar work of marr with the unique lines of morrisey. I know everybody has different taste when it comes to music but still it's interesting to see this track as though it were the low point of the album.
I adore the beginning, which suits the album very well. I like the tempo-change as well, but the plastic-y production rips out the 'rockabilly' feel that Marr was going for and the falsetto draws on for too long -- the song outstays its welcome by the end.
Hard like, but excellent lyricism.
I don´t know why but I like his lower stressful voice, it´s unique xd, really fast song, sorry for the people that underrated it, I like it, really
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