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Here is a consolidated collection of press reviews of the new album, Electric. I'll add further links and reviews as I find them. We'll also add "Fan Reviews" if people want a handy collection of links to the in-depth reviews of fans on the forum. Let me know if you'd find that worthwhile.

English Language Reviews:

The Telegraph - 5/5
musicOMH - 5/5
The Independent - 4/5
Digital Spy - 4/5
Mojo - 4/5
Q - 4/5
The Guardian - 4/5
Clash- 8/10
The Arts Desk - 8/10
Uncut - 8/10
Out- 5/5
The Scotsman - 3/5
Attitude - 3.5/5
Classic Pop - 4/5
Metro Weekly Soundwaves - N/A
405 - 8/10
The Irish Times - 3/5
The Daily Mail - 4/5
Drowned in Sound - 9/10
The Daily Express - 5/5
The Quietus - N/A
The Financial Times - 4/5
The London Evening Standard - 4/5
So So Gay - 5/5
Time Out - 3/5
Hot Press (Ireland) - 8/10
MixMag - 8/10

International Reviews:

Rolling Stone (Germany) - 3.5/5
Spiegel Online (Germany) - 6.4/10
Spex (Germany) - N/A
Melodie und Rhythmus (Germany) - 8/10
Neue Presse (Germany) - 4/5
Plattentests (Germany) - 6/10
Aftonbladet (Sweden) - 4/5
De Morgen (Belgium) - 4/5
Expressen (Sweden) - 4/5

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billymanes - "A brilliant amusement ride"
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Are we allowed to contribute here? :mrgreen:

And is this thread for official reviews all over the world or just the UK?

Anyway, you might add the German Rolling Stone review (3,5/5): http://www.rollingstone.de/reviews/albe ... ctric.html
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I'll add a non-English language section. So, feel free to post what you find in this thread and I'll then update the opening post.

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Spiegel Online (Germany): 6.4 / 10

http://www.spiegel.de/kultur/musik/albe ... 08978.html

And btw: the RS one is 3.5, Drico.
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Updated. The Germans have been pretty lukewarm so far, haven't they? Did Spex do a review?
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Drico One wrote:Updated. The Germans have been pretty lukewarm so far, haven't they? Did Spex do a review?
They kind of have, yeah. "Electric" was album of the month in Spex, though. However, their review, which can be found here http://s14.directupload.net/file/d/3298 ... ln_jpg.htm, is a very strange and pseudo-intellectual wannabe review without an actual score at the end. Basically, you're not sure whether the review is good or bad after you have read it :roll:
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A bit like my review, then.

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Drico One wrote:A bit like my review, then.

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A better German review in the German music mag "Melodie und Rhythmus" (8/10): https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/177 ... %20001.jpg

I'll post the other ones I'm still waiting for when they are available which should be in the next couple of days.
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when I read this all,I think "Electric" will more successfull (surprisingly) in the UK.Shit Germans,,smile.

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Updated. Classic Pop had a rather snotty review in its latest edition, giving them 4 out of 5 but opining that Electric isn't the sound of contemporary clubbing. I mean, why not say that this is not the sound of two women composing music. :roll:

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Another 9/10 review that is slightly odd. He really didn't like Elysium!

http://drownedinsound.com/releases/1773 ... 608?ticker
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