"It’s an album of peaks and troughs, featuring both highlights such as the single Bobby Don’t You Think They Knows?, all chiming fuzz with Thelma Houston supplying attitude, glamour and bite, and the slinky, kind...
UPDATE Mar. 20:
Link to online version posted by Radis Noir:
I'd say that's pretty generous, bearing in mind "f*** The Guardian"
Good review from the Mail.
We get a 'provocative views about race' & a 'tainted legacy', but there's been so much worse.
by Damian Sullivan
"‘The Truth About Ruth’ has some twinkling piano keys to open this quite dark refrain, a real kind of torch song. A fairly lengthy piece ‘The Secret of Music’ runs at just under eight minutes long and...
Music Review: Morrissey delivers his best music in years - Associated Press
by Mark Kennedy
Morrissey stands tall, walks free with latest album - The Post Millenial. Link from Barrett.
by Libby Emmons and Barrett Wilson
The reviews will be coming thick and fast now.
Most UK newspaper have their music reviews on Fridays but they tend to appear online the day before.
This from a site called Vinyl Chapters.
Quite an odd review.
'Littered with great...
Doesn't seem to carry a score. Reads like a 7/10. (UPDATE: star rating added)
by Russ Coffey (3 of 5 stars)
Oddly, it reaches the opposite conclusion to the NME review i.e. that it gets better towards the end.
Hilariously awful review.
‘California Son’ Is the Confounding Yet Captivating Work of a Charmless Man (4/5) - Albumism - May 28, 2019
Reproduced in full as a gated article:
By Neil McCormick.
Morrissey, I Am Not a Dog on a Chain, review: as great as anything he has ever written
Morrissey at Leeds First Direct Arena, March 2020 CREDIT: KENNY BROWN.
"I do not read newspapers/ They are troublemakers,” Morrissey croons on...
By Sam Lambeth.
Bruised and bloodied by mainstream isolation, Moz returns with another spirited but ultimately subpar collection of meandering misanthropy.
Louder Than War: IANADOAC...
Morrissey – ‘I Am Not A Dog On A Chain’ review: his best album in years (if you can tune out his opinions) - NME
Moz's 13th solo album verges on the avant garde, marking a bold departure. It might even be worth crossing the Twittermob line for
By Mark Beaumont (3 of 5 stars)
Hot Press Review- review indicates great album but looks like lost stars for political views
MORRRISEY – I AM NOT A DOG ON A CHAIN- BMG
RESPECTABLE RETURN FROM
INDIE ICON ISN'T ENOUGH TO
ESCAPE BLACK HOLE OF HIS
Morrissey has a new album and fans are confused as to...
For reasons best known to themselves, Record Collector got the world's #1 Morrissey-hating journalist to review the new album. David Quantocks, who I believe was even once sued by Morrissey and forced to write a grovelling apology, gives it 2/5. In all fairness, he does quote an appalling lyric...