The Word On: TV on the Radio, Nine Types of Light
Friday 15 April 2011
"If you can follow the band into this smoother, more calmly seductive realm, you should be satisfied. The production's great. The songs memorable." stereo gum.com
"An album that is confident and playful, without ever being in your face. It's a dextrous and beautiful record that does not have a bad song on it." state.ie
"Only closer "Caffeinated Consciousness" really distinguishes itself, and then only from the album rather than from the limping genre." cokemachine glow.com
"Sounds familiar, but it's a good familiar. Whether this is the band they are now or they're just gearing up to take a turn for the edgier again, most bands would kill to have a 'comfort zone' this high." onethirtybpm.com
Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 What happens to your body when you give up sugar?
- 2 Drugs Live cannabis trial: Hash is less harmful than any other drug, expert claims
- 3 Turkish Airlines flight TK 726 crash-lands on Nepal runway amid dense fog
- 4 Penis size: Study revealing 'what's normal' sends international media into meltdown
- 5 Have sex with your iPad thanks to the new sex toy no-one asked for
The Great Comic Relief Bake Off, review: Alexa Chung's secret skills impress but Chris Moyles makes Paul Hollywood gag
Drugs Live: Twitter responds to Jon Snow and Jennie Bond smoking cannabis
Fifty Shades of Grey movie shows first sex scene 'after 40 minutes'
Seth Rogan's pot fumes delay hacked Sony boss’s office move
India's Daughter: BBC Four documentary provokes outrage on Twitter
Durham Free School: 'Creationism taught at' free school facing closure
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
Ukip would cut billions from Scottish budget to fund English tax cuts
End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
Ukraine crisis: Top Chinese diplomat backs Putin and says West should 'abandon zero-sum mentality'
Boris Nemtsov shot dead: Outspoken Putin critic who had expressed fears for his life is killed near the Kremlin