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Absolution ~ Muse
Absolution ~ Muse
3 of 6 people found the following review helpful
This was the first Muse album I bought, after it was recommended to me by a friend. The only Muse I had heard was 'Time Is Running Out', quite an accessible song. Then I listened to this album - whoa!
My favourite tracks from it are - Time Is Running Out, Hysteria, Stockholm Syndrome and TSP. I wasn't quite so impressed by Apocalypse Please or Sing For Absolution, even when the latter was released as a single (occasionally I realise I like a song after it is released, like Franz Ferdinand's This Fire).
As for the slower songs, I have mixed feelings about them. Falling Away With You starts off very mellow and calm but then builds up into another fantastic song. Blackout, however,… Read more