Synthetica (LP)


Metric

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Amoeba Review

06/12/2012

On Synthetica, Metric’s Emily Haines sounds grown up but still pissed off, declaring, “I’m just as fucked up as they say,” on the album’s opener, “Artificial Nocturne.” The band delivers its trademark new-wave goods while Haines goes for the gut with her lyrics and delivery, on songs like the surging title track and the stomping “Youth Without Youth.” On one particularly smashing track, “The Wanderlust,” Lou Reed even shows up to offer weary counterpoint to Haines’ girlish coo over twinkling keyboards. Clearly, Metric haven’t finished wandering yet, sounding hungry as they further hone their party rockin’ sound to new heights. Read More


Track Listing



Side A Titles
Artist
Length
1.
Artificial Nocturne
Metric 05:42
2.
Youth Without Youth
Metric 04:17
3.
Speed The Collapse
Metric 03:42
4.
Breathing Underwater
Metric 03:56
5.
Dreams So Real
Metric 02:40


Side B Titles
Artist
Length
1.
Lost Kitten
Metric 03:16
2.
The Void
Metric 03:17
3.
Synthetica
Metric 03:54
4.
Clone
Metric 05:13
5.
The Wanderlust [featuring Lou Reed]
Metric , Lou Reed 03:10
6.
Nothing But Time
Metric 04:04

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