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Up On Gravity Hill


Up On Gravity Hill

Fifth release from the Toronto post-hardcore trio featuring contributions by Owen Pallett and Black Mountain's Amber Webber

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  1. 9.0 |   All Music

    Anyone who doubts METZ are one of North America's best bands needs to hear Up on Gravity Hill and find out what they've been missing
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  2. 8.5 |   Northern Transmissions

    A new chapter for the band and an exciting new direction for fans to look forward to
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  3. 8.0 |   DIY

    A curious and (eventually) overwhelmingly satisfactory juxtaposition of dark and light. Or to be more specific, heavy and light
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  4. 8.0 |   Exclaim

    This doesn't sound like a band experimenting with something new, but rather a group of musicians secure enough in their craft to humbly evolve with increasingly uncertain times
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  5. 8.0 |   Clash

    It’s METZ’s most confident record so far and a deafening reminder that art wasn’t designed to adhere to paint-by-numbers standards – it’s meant to bend until it breaks into something new
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  6. 8.0 |   PopMatters

    Canadian noise punks go widescreen on their latest to thrilling effect. METZ embrace melody but still bring the noise Up on Gravity Hill
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  7. 7.5 |   Spectrum Culture

    On Up on Gravity Hill, their first album in four years, METZ feel invigorated. Does it innovate? No. But damn, it sure is a blast
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  8. 7.0 |   Uncut

    Metz's latest combines the Jesus Lizard's Goat-era aggression with PiL's Album-era rigour. Print edition only

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