Review: The Cardigans "First Band on the Moon"

Discussion in 'Random Topic Center' started by Submarine Boy, Nov 9, 2003.

  1. Submarine Boy

    Submarine Boy New Member

    Yes, yes, gather 'round chil'ren, it's time for another review!

    Although it's been about 6 years since this was released, I figured it was about time to write something about it. :rolleyes:

    The first few tracks start out happy, nearly dance-like, but quickly slips into a state of depression, then the feel-good vibe starts again thanks to "Lovefool," and ends just as it began- happy, feel-good, almost mellow. This Scandinavian pop-rock band add some rather odd elements (a flute, etc.), but it only helps add the emotion that the lead singer lacks. "Lovefool" was this band's one-hit wonder, and is possibly the best track on the album; also, a cover of Black Sabbath's "Iron Man" is featured (blasphamy?).

    Overall, groovy album. I recommend it for lazy Sundays, partys, and just anytime you happen to get bored.

    Report Card: B

    (I like keeping things concise. Page 547 says so. ;) )
    Last edited: Nov 9, 2003

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