Rolling Stone - 9/28/00, pp.53-43 stars out of 5
- "...Follows the same trajectory of their 1st album [going from] tranquil emotional tenderness into fuzzed-out, white-knuckle anger....with banging beats..."
Alternative Press - 5/00, pp.84-54 out of 5
- "...A resuscitating jolt of unwholesome tweaked soundage....This satisfying slab is just anthem after anthem of maximum decibels that -miraculously - never gets samey..."
CMJ - 1/08/01, p.26
Included in CMJ's "Best Loud Rock Albums" of 2000.
CMJ - 3/27/00, p.28
"...catchy, addictive, and ultimately forward-thinking...leaving a permanent impression..."
Melody Maker - 7/4/00, p.653 stars out of 5
- "...Rather entertaining in a turn-off-brain cheap-thrills kinda way....Absolute unreasoning misanthropy of a frankly adolescent nature."
Disturbed: David Draiman (vocals); Dan Donegan (guitar); Fuzz (bass); Mike Wengren (drums, programming).
Additional personnel: Frank De Lamora, Enrique Santiago (programming).
Recorded at Groovemaster Studios, Chicago, Illinois.
Personnel: David Draiman (vocals); Dan Donegan (guitar, electronics); Mike Wengren (drums, percussion, programming); Frank de Lamora, Enrigue Santiago (programming).
Audio Mixer: Andy Wallace.
Recording information: Groovemaster, Chicago, IL.
Photographers: P.R. Brown; Jana Leon.