On first hearing of the single 'Girls' from this album, I felt disappointed.
Around the time of its release, the media had been saying that AONO was to be more of a solo-project by Liam and the rest of the Prodigy were on a break or something. This, I must confess, put my guard up and I didn't really give this album a chance.
Some years later, I was playing Chess with my son and put this on in the background - and I was surprised.
Going in cold, without any predjudice, I heard this album with fresh ears and began to enjoy it. After a few listens, the tracks 'Girls' and 'Memphis Belle' felt like absolute classics.
Overall, this album does run a bit… Read more