(9.4) "If Daydream Nation
is Sonic Youth’s opus, EVOL
was crucial research."
(9.8) "a gloriously climactic finish to the quartet of albums that followed Sonic Youth’s eponymous debut EP"
Experimental Jet Set, Trash and No Star
(6.8) "about the limbo between begrudging aspiration for pop success and the relief in discovering it was never meant to be."
(8.5) "Their squall had softened into sparkles. At least sometimes."
A Thousand Leaves
(7.6) "A polarizing harvest" - "reveals a group that was still full of creative ambition nearly two decades into its career"