Rolling Stone - p.913 stars out of 5
-- "[T]here are moments on DECMBERUNDERGROUND that are poppier than anything AFI have ever done....A thoroughly enjoyable album to listen to..."
Spin - p.813 stars out of 5
-- "DECEMBERUNDERGROUND sounds terrific....[It] has enough catchy refrains to make it a summer favorite for anyone looking to work out their aggressions."
Kerrang (Magazine) - p.52
"[F]ull of unpredictable high gloss anthems....The sound of AFI exceeding all expectations."