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End Of That

Plants And Animals

End Of That

Third album of indie rock with touches of retro folk and psychedelia from the Montreal trio

ADM rating[?]

5.8

Label
Emm/Secret City
UK Release date
28/02/2012
US Release date
28/02/2012
  1. 7.6 |   Paste Magazine

    Finds them sounding more mature and comfortable than ever before, signaling perhaps not an end at all, but rather a new beginning
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  2. 7.0 |   Prefix

    Feels like something built with the intentions of making a grand statement, but it comes up a few great songs short
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  3. 7.0 |   Pop Matters

    The album recaptures the nearly childlike zeal of the band’s debut, and the sense of the band discovering new sounds as they record these songs transfers to the listener on most every track
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  4. 6.0 |   Under The Radar

    Whereas the band excels at both the gentle and the electric, it was the more eccentric accents that provided the necessary counterpoint. And while The End of That features more wonderful song craft, that counterpoint is sorely missed
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  5. 6.0 |   Consequence Of Sound

    It’s wise and at times gorgeous but ultimately still processing the past and not ready to take risks
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  6. 5.0 |   Bowlegs

    Things get noisy on the giant rock, chord-smashing 2010, but it feels slowed by a sludge of mid-tempo maturity
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  7. 5.0 |   Pitchfork

    The unyielding geniality of the music and slackjawed lyrics show a band either unwilling or unable to commit to its own emotional ballast
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  8. 5.0 |   Spin

    Never decide between Arcade Fire and classic rock again. But choose either over this pastiche
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