Spin - p.76
"Bracing guitar shards invade nearly every peaceable melody, and Smith's sinister, sneering, disjointed babble always confuses more than clarifies -- which is, of course, the point."
The Wire - p.58
"[Smith's] bark infects everything around it, giving the music a nervous, vibrant edge and turning potentially slick songs into serrated mantras."
Record Collector (magazine) - p.903 stars out of 5
-- "[I]t's a change of direction, which is no mean feat for a band so longstanding."
Personnel: Mark E. Smith (vocals); Eleni Poulou (keyboards); Keiron Melling (drums).