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Old 02-16-17, 11:44 AM   #1
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New Incubus - "8"



Best single in years. They became way too soccer mom rock to me.

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It's ok. I wish they would go back to their S.C.I.E.N.C.E days. Certain Shade of Green is my all time favorite track of theirs. I have the vinyl of that album, as well.
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It's ok. I wish they would go back to their S.C.I.E.N.C.E days. Certain Shade of Green is my all time favorite track of theirs. I have the vinyl of that album, as well.
Such a great album. I also haven't been as interested in their most recent output. Their style and my tastes have gone in different directions.
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I love old Incubus. The vocal arrangements on their more recent work hasn't been to my liking. The video/song above has been blocked so I didn't get a chance to hear it but I've got my fingers crossed for this.
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I love old Incubus. The vocal arrangements on their more recent work hasn't been to my liking. The video/song above has been blocked so I didn't get a chance to hear it but I've got my fingers crossed for this.
I updated post with official copy.
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Did anyone pick this up? I've been debating it but have been pretty disappointed in this band following Light Grenades. most of the reviews I've seen have been pretty lukewarm.
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Old 04-24-17, 08:45 AM   #7
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Did anyone pick this up? I've been debating it but have been pretty disappointed in this band following Light Grenades. most of the reviews I've seen have been pretty lukewarm.
I listened to it on Spotify. It's better than their last album... but that isn't really saying much.
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I listened to it on Spotify. It's better than their last album... but that isn't really saying much.
Ah, I can see that as faint praise as I didn't like the previous album hardly at all...
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Re: New Incubus - "8"

I like it - most of it is in that style similar to Light Grenades but there are at least 2 tracks that could have been B-sides on If Not Now When. Highlights of the album are No Fun, Glitterbomb, Throw out the Map and Undefeated. Only a few throw away tracks and a little front loaded but overall a decent return to form...but anyone still hoping for that early Incubus sound, you won't find it here.
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