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Debut album from the New York City-based indie rock duo Dan Lardner and Alex Niemetz produced by Suede guitarist Bernard Butle

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  1. 8.0 |   NME

    Everything pushed to the limit, it becomes abundantly clear they’ve made an album that sounds as at home on the dust-stained subway as it does at the peak of the Empire State Building
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  2. 8.0 |   The Music

    The style eventually reveals a surprising substance
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  3. 8.0 |   DIY

    As timeless, compelling and clever as you could hope for first time round
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  4. 7.5 |   The Line Of Best Fit

    More than ever, new guitar bands have to have a hook to differentiate them from the masses, and it’s the combination of Lardner’s witty company and QTY’s idiosyncratic approach to a well-loved sound that makes their debut a delight to spend time with
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  5. 7.0 |   All Music

    Overall, this is a strong debut with heart, style, and some nice hooks
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  6. 6.0 |   The FT

    The Manhattan duo revive the attitude of the city’s underground rock heritage
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  7. 6.0 |   The Irish Times

    They’re far too derivative to be the future of rock music, but QTY could yet prove conspicuous if they find a way to tweak their formula
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  8. 6.0 |   Q

    Snappy, if limited, new wave from NYC duo. Print edition only

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