Rolling Stone - No. 986, p.903.5 stars out of 5
- "...Panic pillage two pop-friendly musical trends--Eighties keyboard nostalgia and angry-boy pop-punk--and create something new."
Kerrang (Magazine) - p.67Ranked #15
in Kerrang's "20 Greatest Albums of 2006" -- "[A] ridiculously accomplished debut album that overflowed with moments of inspired melodic invention."
Mojo (Publisher) - p.1124 stars out of 5
-- "[U]ltra-sharp lyrics and high-velocity mood and tempo switches make listening as exciting as lugeing down an ice chute with blindfolds on."
Personnel: Ryan Ross (guitar, accordion, piano, organ, keyboards); Heather Stebbins (cello).
Audio Mixer: Matt Squire.
Recording information: Dang! Studios; SOMD.