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Death of a Bachelor

Panic! At The Disco

Death of a Bachelor

Fifth album from Brendon Urie's indie rock project, featuring guest writers including Rivers Cuomo ad Ricky Wilson

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  1. 8.0 |   DIY

    An unpredictable but spectacular ride through pop, rock and everything in between
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  2. 7.5 |   A.V. Club

    Panic! At The Disco’s audience may perpetually renew itself with fresh teenagers, but Urie is maturing as an artist. He takes a lot of risks on Death Of A Bachelor, all of which pay off
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  3. 7.0 |   Gig Soup

    Never has a Panic! record sounded so bold and aggressive, confident in it’s own skin and pulsating with pop anthem after pop anthem
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  4. 7.0 |   PopMatters

    May overreach, but it's an undeniably fun pop album through and through
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  5. 7.0 |   Beardfood

    His soaring personality matches that voice, and he uses it to devastating effect
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  6. 7.0 |   Clash

    The charisma and eccentricity of the front man, matched by his jaw-dropping vocal acrobatics sees Urie finally become the ringmaster of his own circus
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  7. 7.0 |   The Music

    This part-cabaret, part pop-punk album has all the elements to make it a bit of fun for a couple of listens
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  8. 6.0 |   Rolling Stone

    A little more glitzy polish and loads of gloppy decadence
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  9. 6.0 |   Evening Standard

    It’s understandable that he might feel the need to shout without his band behind him, but sometimes he could do with being turned down a bit
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  10. 6.0 |   Drowned In Sound

    After years of wandering in the Nevada desert looking for their sound, it seems as though Panic! at the Disco have finally found themselves
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  11. 6.0 |   NOW

    The more conventional pop/rock tracks detract from his eccentric impulses and feel like compromises
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  12. 5.0 |   Consequence Of Sound

    Panic! take a sharp turn here, returning some to their roots but with the atmosphere of a last hurrah
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  13. 4.0 |   Q

    It's a confused affair. Print edition only

  14. 4.0 |   The Observer

    As befits an album Urie has described as a cross between Queen and Frank Sinatra, Death of a Bachelor is hollow and shapeless
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  15. 4.0 |   The Irish Times

    Perhaps its time for Panic at the Disco to turn off the lights and lock the doors behind them
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  16. 4.0 |   The Guardian

    The band would do better to substitute some more original melodies for all the wide-eyed, slickly produced gusto
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