Albums to watch

24-7 Rock Star Shit

The Cribs

24-7 Rock Star Shit

Steve Albini-produced seventh LP from the Wakefield indie rock trio

ADM rating[?]

6.2

Label
Sonic Blew
UK Release date
11/08/2017
US Release date
11/08/2017
  1. 8.0 |   DIY

    Their staying power has never been more certain, and their status as bonafide indie royalty isn’t being removed any time soon
    Read Review

  2. 8.0 |   Drowned In Sound

    Takes the lo-fi aesthetic of their first two LPs and drags it kicking and screaming into 2017 - precisely as you might have guessed it would
    Read Review

  3. 7.6 |   Gig Soup

    The stripped-back, raw and brash sound of '24-7 Rock Star Shit' will appeal more to diehard Cribs fans but provides a refreshing and energetic album faithful to their DIY roots
    Read Review

  4. 6.4 |   Paste Magazine

    Falters when it tries anything except balls-to-the-wall
    Read Review

  5. 6.0 |   The Guardian

    It’s clear that the Cribs aren’t going anywhere, in more ways than one
    Read Review

  6. 6.0 |   Evening Standard

    It’s a messy collection, ragged and raw — as has long been their way
    Read Review

  7. 6.0 |   The Irish Times

    An uncompromising detour that not many of their contemporaries would be willing to take
    Read Review

  8. 6.0 |   Q

    Albini in excelsis: a super-fast, super-loud cathartic howl. Print edition only

  9. 6.0 |   Mojo

    Patchy

  10. 6.0 |   The Observer

    Irresistible raw energy
    Read Review

  11. 5.3 |   Earbuddy

    NEW The Cribs are forcing this punk rock aesthetic rather than letting it come naturally
    Read Review

  12. 4.0 |   The Independent

    Has to be one of the all-time great rock’n’roll titles; but sadly, lurking behind it is an album which struggles to fulfil such vagabond promise
    Read Review


blog comments powered by Disqus

Watch it

Roll over video for more options

Hear it