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Definitely Maybe

Oasis

1994

Definitely Maybe

Album Summary

Definitely Maybe is the debut studio album by English rock band Oasis, released by Creation Records on 29 August 1994. Oasis booked Monnow Valley Studio near Rockfield in late 1993 to record the album and worked with producer Dave Batchelor, whom band member Noel Gallagher knew from his days working as a roadie for the Inspiral Carpets, though sessions were unsatisfactory and Batchelor was subsequently fired. It is the last and only studio album to feature all five original members, as founding member drummer Tony McCarroll was fired from the band in 1995. In January 1994, the group set about re-recording the album at Sawmills Studio in Cornwall, where sessions were produced by Noel alongside Mark Coyle. The results were still deemed unsatisfactory; in desperation, Creation's Marcus Russell contacted engineer and producer Owen Morris, who eventually worked on mastering the album at Johnny Marr's studio in Manchester. Definitely Maybe was an immediate commercial and critical success in the United Kingdom, having followed on the heels of the singles "Supersonic", "Shakermaker", and the UK top-ten hit "Live Forever", which was also a success on US Rock Airplay. The album went on to sell over 8 million copies worldwide and brought widespread critical acclaim. It went straight to number one in the UK Albums Chart and became the fastest-selling debut album in the UK at the time; it went on to be certified 8× platinum by the BPI for sales of over 2.4 million units. It also was successful in the United States, being certified platinum. The album helped to spur a revitalisation in British pop music in the 1990s, and was embraced by critics for its optimistic themes and rejection of the negative outlook of the grunge music of the time. The album is regarded as a seminal entry of the Britpop scene, and has appeared in many publications' lists of the greatest albums of all time. In 2006, the NME conducted a readers' poll in which Definitely Maybe was voted the greatest album of all time. In 2015, Spin included the album in their list of "The 300 Best Albums of 1985–2014". Rolling Stone ranked the album at No. 217 on its 2020 list of the 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.

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Rating

3.56

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5478

Genres

  • Rock
  • Britpop
  • Indie
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Fri Apr 30 2021
5

Basic musicianship. Nonsensical lyrics. Derivative. Guitars are mud. Absolute masterpiece

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Sat Jan 30 2021
5

summer of '94. I'm 17 years old. Word is out that there is a party in some blokes house down the road. I rob a bottle of vodka from my parents liqour cabinet. I go to the party and scoff the vodka in an hour and wash it down with a couple of cans of Linden Village. I go to the toilet but smash the whole toilet bowl (I'm still not sure how) and it floods the entire floor of the house. The cops are called and everyone flees. Some cop shines a flashlight in my face and I kick it out of his hand. He punches me to the ground and then he asks my name. I say "Mise Eire". He takes me down to my parents house and my parents put me to bed. I jump out my bedroom window (two stories up and I have a scar in the side of my arse too) and run up the village looking for a botle of vodka I've already drank wearing a baseball cap, a string vest and a pair of y-fronts. I thump the door of the house screaming "WHERES MY VODKA!!" at the top of my voice until my brother comes to my rescue. The day after I watched Oasis on Top of The Pops play "Live Forever" and I thought it was amazing. I'd seen them on The Word a week before play "Shakermaker" and I thought it was a bit shit. Got the album on a shopping trip with my mum a few days earlier and it became the soundtrack to that fortnight that I was grounded. Still holds up, definitely (maybe) their best

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Wed Jun 30 2021
5

Stop being a snob. This album fucking rocks. One of the best debuts of all time. BT: Rock n Roll Star, Live Forever, Cigarettes and Alcohol

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Sat Jul 03 2021
5

I haven't had an erection like that since Michael Owen scored against Argentina in 1998.

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Tue May 18 2021
2

Just find this boring, don't like Liam's nasal voice, don't like the stones meets beatles schlep. Can't even give it a nostalgia score bump cos this album doesn't have the hits.

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Wed Jan 20 2021
5

I don’t think I’ve listened to any album more than I’ve listened to this one. (It was on my CD alarm clock almost the entirety of high school) thought I’d feel cooler on it having not listened to it in years, and having had no desire to, but I loved every minute of it and struggled not to sing along tunelessly throughout. An absolute masterpiece that comes close to justifying the complete and utter bellendry of the Gallaghers. I’m enough of a toss pot to honestly believe this is the second best Oasis album behind The Masterplan.

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Sat Jul 03 2021
5

It's like eating, and then shitting out a metal belt.

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Sat Jan 22 2022
5

Totally biased review as I love 90’s Oasis. And this is my favourite Oasis album and live forever one of my favourite songs. This album is so raw and generation defining so many great songs (mostly influenced/ripped off from British bands bands before them but hey it’s a fine line between influences and copying) , the only dud in my opinion is Digsy’s Dinner. A solid 5 star album which might upset some pretentious music snobs.

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Fri Dec 24 2021
4

Though not as coherent as ‘What’s the Story Morning Glory’ Oasis’ debut is energetic and full of memorable songs. This band came on the scene knowing exactly who they were. Their sound is developed and their delivery is spot on

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Tue Jun 01 2021
3

Some good songs here, but haven't necessarily stood the test of time. Surprised to read how well receipted it was when it came out. Highlights: Live Forever

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Wed Jan 20 2021
2

Meh. Couldn’t get into it

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Tue Apr 13 2021
1

What a stinking pile of shit. Vapid lyrics, no clear single, and boring musically. The way the vocalist holds out the end of every damned line... its just awful. I listened to the album 3.5 times, once reading the lyrics. The band is muddy sounding and uninspiring. I know that they have good songs like wonderwall and don't look back in anger, but they are missing from this album. About the only thing good on this album is that they sampled Get it On by t rex on "cigarettes and alcohol." ...I took 5 mins just now to look it up and they are claiming this as their riff - so plagiarism. great. drops it from a 3/10 to a 2/10 - No good songs on the album, but some songs don't actively offend me. Maybe they meant to put their other album on this list and this was a typo?

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Mon Sep 13 2021
1

Completely mediocre. Nothing to write about it. Quite a waste of time.

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Wed Sep 30 2020
5

One of the greatest albums from one of the greatest bands.

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Thu Jun 03 2021
5

Class-A assholes that are just the worst, but they sure could rock

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Tue Apr 13 2021
5

ok, this, this album right here is why I love Oasis. Morning glory, that album was fantastic, but it felt like top 100 songs over and over, THIS album though, is what i think of when I hear Oasis, this is rock, grungy, unapologetically harsh lyrics on some songs, and is fucking brilliant. I can't really find a bad song on this album, but some of my favorites are "Married with Children" "Slide Away" and "Up in the Air". fantastic album, it's one of my favorites that I can listen to at any time and feel good about it.

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Mon Jul 12 2021
5

One of my all time favourites. Defined a generation.

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Sat Jul 03 2021
5

Better than sliced bread. Unreal!! I mean c’mon what a masterpiece. Spackman the loon probably won’t agree though. 5* all day long and thrice on a Sunday!!

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Fri May 07 2021
5

Such a strong album from the 90s. Liam’s voice is so unique and great. The song writing from Noel is fantastic. The best worst duo ever.

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Mon Nov 22 2021
5

With this album it will forever be 21/22 year old me drunk on the dance floor of an indie club at 3am, a gin and tonic in one hand, a cigarette hanging from my lips, ready to take on the world. Forget the Britpop hype and all the other BS, this is a powerful band in its raw form. Listening back to it after such a long time I am struck by the fact it still gives me tingles up the spine. To me it really is a good album. Later one the may have disappeared in a pile of white powder and too much borrowed Beatles riffs but this a solid debut

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Mon Jan 18 2021
4

I think an apt comparison to this album is Pablo Honey. A young group still figuring out their sound and letting their influences shine a bit too much. There's a charm and the wall of sound guitar makes me feel as if I should be wearing my acid wash jeans. A good time for sure.

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Tue Aug 09 2022
4

Biblical

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Tue Feb 16 2021
2

44 songs?!

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Sat Jan 16 2021
2

Never really liked Oasis. The song writing is OK, but the stretching-out of the last syllables that are sung from the back of the nasal cavity just doesn't work for me. They are tight and Beatles-ish, but just not for me. 2/5

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Wed Jan 20 2021
1

1994 young beatles do rolling stones covers sooo... fucking irritating

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Tue Apr 13 2021
1

oh HECK no THREE HOURS?!?!?!?!

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Thu Nov 11 2021
1

1/6 Repetitive 90’s wine rock A muddy mix. just trash overall

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Wed Jan 19 2022
1

Whether greedily chewing vowels like the filthy lucre they so desperately wanted, or trying to raise the dead with zombie rock poses, this may not be the worst thing ever, but it's veryyyyyyy faaaaaahhhhhh awaaaaaaaaayyyyyyy from the best.

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Thu Oct 08 2020
5

it's Oasis, it fuckin rocks. This and whats the story are just gold, plain gold.

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Sat Jan 23 2021
5

-Incredible album

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Wed Jan 27 2021
5

Masterpiece

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Wed Jan 20 2021
5

The soundtrack of my youth. Hard to compare any album to the ones you had in your car when you first passed your test. Still one of my all-time favourites.

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Wed Jan 20 2021
5

One of the best rock albums ever.

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Fri Feb 12 2021
5

Liam's voice was something else. This is an absolute classic now. We knew it was great at the time right enough. Britpop FTW! ;oP

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Sat Feb 06 2021
5

One of my all time favorite albums.

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Fri Jan 15 2021
5

Solid from start to finish. A classic rock album.

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Tue Jan 26 2021
5

Yisss

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Tue Jan 26 2021
5

"We'll find a way of chasing the sun". Por fin me salió un álbum que ya conociste completo, aunque tenía tiempo que no lo escuchaba. ¿Y qué decir sino que no hay canción que me desagrade de él? Entre su sonido, las guitarras, los bajos, la voz (que no es bonita) de Liam, algunas letras. Fue bonito revisitarlo y escucharlo en orden, de su muy buena canción de apertura con ese toque de disco rayado hasta la grandiosa "Slide Away" que precede ese tranquilo final. "Up in the Sky" y "Supersonic" también son favs. No le doy el diez namás porque aunque me gusta, no me emociona al nivel para soltárselo. 9.5/10

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Fri Mar 26 2021
5

I hadn't heard this oasis album before but I really like them a lot. Great album

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Tue Feb 16 2021
5

WoW les guitares sont splendides, originales ça sonne comme rien d’autres. Je connaissais oasis comme tout le monde avec les gros hits, mais cet album la c’écoute comme du beurre dans la poêle de A à Z Je l’évite la dernière toune Est moyenne Je lévite l’album au complet pour ses guitares de l’espace , avec une cigarette et de l’alcool bien sûr

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Thu Jan 21 2021
5

Oasis was a big one growing up

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Fri Jan 22 2021
5

Brit rock classic!!

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Tue Mar 16 2021
5

I'm an oasis fan and this is their best album. No brainer

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Sat Jan 30 2021
5

Already heard it 27 years ago. It's a classic but it's all downhill from there. Saw them in 95 twice and they were great. Last time was Loch Lomond 96. Never need to hear any of their other albums again. But for a while they really were great.

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Mon Mar 08 2021
5

Mi grupo de la pubertad, quizás su mejor disco pero no mi preferido. Es una obra maestra y redonda y de mis discos favoritos ever.

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Fri Apr 30 2021
5

Maybe 5? Definitely 5!

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Fri Apr 30 2021
5

Wonderful album with some amazing songs. Columbia, Slide Away and Supersonic are as good as it gets from that era of music. Did I mention Shakermaker is shite?

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Fri Apr 30 2021
5

Top debut

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Sat Jul 03 2021
5

well that was a lovely trip down memory lane. i can completely understand why they got so big so quickly. this album is huge and they backed it up with the live shows and the swagger. love em or hate em you have got to give this album its dues. it was fucking massive 30 years ago and it still stands up today. on the subject of rip offs (of which there are many), to take something and make it so different is still impressive and as much as Noel is a closet tory cunt it desreves respect that all of these tracks are so undeniably oasis.

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Tue Jan 19 2021
5

Just sensational, regularly listen to this. Slide Away is a fantastic song.

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Sat May 15 2021
5

favorite songs: Live Forever, Up in the Sky, Bring It on Down, Slide Away. very good album, I should really listen to more Oasis

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Mon Jun 28 2021
5

How can they make such nice songs, but be such miserable people.

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Tue Jul 27 2021
5

Uno de los mejores discos de los años 90 y de la historia del Britpop. rock 'n' roll star, Live Forever, Supersonic, Slide Away y más himnos totales de la mejor banda de la historia: Oasis

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Fri Jul 30 2021
5

Incredible album from front to back. There's something great about the raw sound to this record. Definitely has been in my rotation since it came out and I still listen to it to this day.

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Tue Aug 03 2021
5

Disco debut al que se le puede pedir poco más. Están viviendo el sueño y no quieren ocultarlo. Reflexión sobre la fama y el origen (Up In The Sky, Cigarettes, Columbia?, Bring it) contra el vértigo de estarlo logrando (Rock'n'Roll Star, Live Forever, Supersonic, Shakermaker), cerrando con tres canciones sobre amor, hacen a este disco de mis debuts favoritos. Sin pretenciones, sin letras adornadas y directo, no es sorpresa que los dejara en un lugar, alto, muy alto, que sería la plataforma de lanzamiento para el éxito de su siguiente disco. Songs: Slide Away, Whatever, Live Forever, Cigarettes & Alcohol, Supersonic, Rock'n'Roll Star, Digsy's Dinner

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Tue Aug 03 2021
5

Ein Meilenstein! Ein Klassiker! Eine Legende! Ein gottgleiches Album! Nur Knaller Songs drauf! Mit Ausnahme von Morning Glory waren sie nie wieder so gut!

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Tue Aug 03 2021
5

i’m a rock n roll staaaaaah

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Thu Aug 12 2021
5

Excellent

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Mon Sep 27 2021
5

Oasis that matters

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Thu Sep 30 2021
5

Up there amongst the greatest debuts of all. Cigarettes and alcohol indeed!!!

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Fri Oct 01 2021
5

Great album all the way through, such a great sound and composition

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Tue Oct 05 2021
5

One of those albums that anchors memories of the mid-90s for so many people. It's no masterpiece but never gets old.

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Fri Oct 08 2021
5

digsy's dinner is the best song from this album hands down

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Mon Nov 01 2021
5

Still a corker

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Wed Nov 10 2021
5

amazing

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Thu Nov 25 2021
5

pube brilliance. best album in the whole damn world

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Sat Dec 04 2021
5

Das ist rauh, unverschämt, unglaublich großspurig und brilliant. Ungehobelter als Morning Glory, ungestümer auch weil unbefangener. Besoffen von sich selbst, euphorischer weil das Koks noch als Luxus geschätzt wurde und nicht normal war; man hört den unbedingten Aufstiegswillen. Das Un-Album, fällt mir gerade auf. Und unartig es ist, un-arty übrigens auch noch. Geiles Schlagzeug übrigens, von mir aus hätte Tony Carroll das ewige Maskottchen bleiben dürfen.

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Mon Dec 13 2021
5

More like definitely yes

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Mon Dec 13 2021
5

What happened to the Gallaghers but thank god they do what they do

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Mon Dec 13 2021
5

One of the best debut studio albums out there. Songs so nice I listened to them twice.

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Mon Dec 20 2021
5

Perfection.

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Tue Dec 21 2021
5

It's the dogs

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Mon Jan 03 2022
5

Plays like a greatest hits. Excellent.

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Thu Jan 06 2022
5

very cool album, made me horny tbh.

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Sun Feb 13 2022
5

Classic

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Wed Feb 23 2022
5

Sound, our kid Soundtrack to my paper round. Apologies to everyone who heard me belting this out, pretending I was at a gig at 0630.

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Mon Mar 14 2022
5

Class album. Totally class. Brilliant debut album which perfectly encapsulates what oasis stand for and their presence. Great tracks and concise. Really enjoyed

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Mon Mar 14 2022
5

Is it the best Oasis album? Cover art 3/5

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Wed Mar 23 2022
5

Who knew they did more than wonderwall? haha

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Sun Mar 27 2022
5

This really is one of the great debut albums ever. Swirling, confident rock and roll laced with perfect pop melodies and some killer hooks. What's not to like about it? It's also just a really well crafted album that flows effortlessly. Starting out with a solid rocker like "Rock 'n' Roll Star" and ending up at the stripped down "Married with Children" is pretty brilliant. Fave Songs (All songs, from most to least favorite): Live Forever, Slide Away, Married with Children, Digsy's Dinner, Supersonic, Rock 'n' Roll Star, Cigarettes & Alcohol, Columbia, Shakermaker, Bring It on Down, Up in the Sky

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Thu Apr 14 2022
5

Perfect. Their best work by far.

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Tue Apr 19 2022
5

Rock'n' Roll star ( best opening) Live Forever Columbia Supersonic Bring it on down Cigarettes and alcohol Masterpiece!

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Thu Apr 21 2022
5

Breath of fresh air in the 90's and still so today. Some anthems within a complete album that demands to be played on vinyl

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Tue May 10 2022
5

Not the smartest or the most modest album by a mile in terms of lyrics and music, but it goes hard and strong full of great tunes. This and Morning Glory are near perfect albums, and their material afterwards was nowhere near good. Live Forever is probably my favourite song of theirs, though its hard when half of the songs on here match the same quality. Even the b sides on the delxue are really good, especially Sad Song, Fade Away and Whatever.

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Mon May 16 2022
5

Love it

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Sat May 21 2022
5

Didn’t like it originally but over time have realised its brilliant.

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Wed Jun 08 2022
5

Sounding as fresh today as 28 years ago. The album of my childhood. Played it to death. Like a lot of kids my age WTSMG had my curiosity but this record grabbed my attention like no other I can remember. Changed the course of music in the uk. Biblical. 5/5

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Tue Jun 28 2022
5

💚 I'd be 20 Forever...

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Tue Jul 05 2022
5

7 stars

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Tue Aug 02 2022
5

I’ve loved this his album since I first heard it in 1994.

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Fri Aug 05 2022
5

Definitivno možda je ovo jedan od najboljih brit pop albuma. Haters gonna hate.

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Fri Aug 05 2022
5

Is it my imaginašjon

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Sat Aug 13 2022
5

Yeaaah pretty great

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Thu Aug 18 2022
5

Really liked it! First album suggested. Oasis rocked harder than I remembered.

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Wed Aug 24 2022
5

A classic

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Sat Aug 27 2022
5

Really digging the nasal voice from Liam on this record. The record has a very heavy Beatlesesque sound which isn't necessarily a bad thing. Oasis adds their own sound to the music while still showing their influences from The Rolling Stones to The Beatles. Although their song writing is not nearly as polished or well crafted, it is still clever and fun. The band had a very clear vision as to what they wanted to sound like and they stuck closely to it. Favorite Track: Married With Children, Digsy's Dinner Least Favorite Track: Bring it On Down

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Sat Sep 03 2022
5

Such a classic britpop album, full of absolute bangers. Loved this album since I was 14 anyways, don't have many new thoughts about it.

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Fri Sep 09 2022
5

I've already heard this one and I would call its Oasis' greatest achievement because the band just have an incredible energy and a truly admirable love for their craft on this record. The melodies are gorgeous throughout and The production, while very loud, never sounds grating and always guides the listener with only a couple instruments playing at once perfectly complementing the life-afferming feel of the music. An Essential Record.

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Tue Sep 13 2022
5

Great album.

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Wed Sep 14 2022
5

Generation defining awesomeness

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Tue Sep 20 2022
5

"Defintely Maybe" is the debut album from Oasis. It is attributed to the revitalization of the Brit-pop music in the 1990's and seminal in the whole Brit-pop music scene...more optimistic than what was going on in grunge at the time. I will say that this album is quite a bit more rockin' than what I think of Brit-pop today... really only "Digsy's Dinner" give me that Brit-pop feel. It reminded more of classic 70's with its guitar bridges and guitar over-layers. However, the album creation did get off to a rocky start with the first two productions/producers being thrown away/fired and finally landing on Owen Morris who took away some of the orginal overdubs. The album was a huge success, selling 8.5 million copies world-wide. The album kicks off with "Rock 'n' Roll Star." A guitar intro, well produced, rocks pretty hard. Liam Gallagher, never the bashful one, lives to be the rock and roll star. "Shakermaker" is the second song and single. Slide guitar. The lyrics are about noticing the world around including things like coca-cola. "Live Forever" is slower, more pop-oriented, classic guitar bridge and the first song I remember, being in the US. It was a big international song. Liam continues his stardom quest about the immortality of rock stars. The album second half continues the slew of hits with "Supersonic" and the album's first single. Another guitar -driven song, slower though. Here's the alluded to optimism about getting out and making something out of yourself. I thought I changed the station as "Cigarettes & Alcohol" started and I was listening to T. Rex's "Bang a Gong." A pretty classic 70's glam rock sounding song. That's fine with me. The middle class appeal of cigarettes, alcohol and drugs. "Slide Away" was to be the fifth single from the album but Liam didn't think a debut album should have that many singles. A pretty-standard sounding rock song and structure but these guys do make it sound good. Great vocals by Liam. Songs from this album were the first of the Brit-pop songs I heard for awhile. As I recall we didn't get a lot of exposure to them in the US unless you were specifically looking them (initially, I missed out on bands like Suede, Manic Street Preachers and Pulp). No matter my opinion personally of the Gallagher brothers, this is a very good album which rocked a little harder than I remember.

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Sun Oct 16 2022
5

love this album, 9/10

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Sun Oct 23 2022
5

Sentimental rating - probably. Not as good as Morning Glory, but still a 5/5

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Tue Oct 25 2022
5

It's definitely a defining record of it's era

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Sat Oct 29 2022
5

Good vibe. Love the sound

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Mon Nov 14 2022
5

Heard a few songs from this, but there's a few I've not heard before, and I'd say I'm a bit more familiar with (What's The Story) Morning Glory?. It's a great album though. I can't help but feel that Liam's voice grates on me just a little bit, the more Oasis I hear, but it's still just an excellent British album. Absolutely love the riffs especially. Favourite: Supersonic

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Tue Nov 15 2022
5

top 5 album for me

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Tue Nov 22 2022
5

I've been trying to come up with something in regards to Definitely Maybe but, what more can be said about this? A perfect storm of Mancunian circumstances that was ready to torpedo any and everything that moved, regardless of whether or not one was ready. A vastly different facet of Britpop that cared less about post-punk/new wave reminiscing and more about pummeling, piledriving good old fashioned rock and roll, Oasis were ready to pick up a new baton for those who were more inclined to having a good time and forgetting your ills. One of the greatest albums of the 90s? Oh, definitely maybe.

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Fri Nov 25 2022
5

Enjoyed it

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Fri Nov 27 2020
4

Honestly liked this more than I thought I would! Nice to recognize a few songs as well.

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Wed Jan 20 2021
4

Yep, that's Oasis. Always manages to reflect their obvious Beatles influence with a way more sardonic twist. Never actually listened to this (Just (WTS)MG), but it's probably just as good as that record. Favorite tracks: "Live Forever", "Supersonic", "Married With Children"

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Wed Nov 11 2020
4

3.5 hours! Enjoyed the main tracks, will listen to the live versions etc. another time

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Wed Jan 20 2021
4

Great album overall, there weren't any songs standing out particularly but it is a well put together album that, as their debut album, laid the foundations for a great career

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Fri Jan 15 2021
4

V enjoyable throwback listen

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Fri Jan 15 2021
4

Wonderwall

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Mon Mar 01 2021
4

Man, this is a good album. Oasis are like the best example of 90s/00s Brit-Alt.

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Sat Jan 16 2021
4

Klassisk britpop. Många bangers. Supersonic bl.a.

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Tue Jan 19 2021
4

Great album, quintessential to that post grunge, mid-nineties alternative rock. Standout tracks are Live Forever, Supersonic, Bring It On Down, and Rock ‘n’ Roll Star

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Tue Feb 02 2021
4

Nice.

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Mon Apr 05 2021
4

I never gave Oasis a chance in the 90s. This was better than I was expecting. Solid 4.

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Thu Apr 01 2021
4

I’ve never given Oasis a fair chance due to the major meme that is Wonderwall. However, I have to say I was pleasantly surprised and enjoyed the delightful Britpop on this album.

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Thu Apr 01 2021
4

So there’s significantly more to Oasis than “Wonderwall”.... very cool Favorite Tracks: “Supersonic” and “Married With Children”

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Wed Jan 20 2021
4

Great album. I love the flow from beginning to end, a well done group of songs in tribute to the golden 60s British bands and their sound. I enjoyed it and expect myself to further explore Oasis.

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Wed Mar 24 2021
4

1994, britpop, rock, übel starkes album, paar harte banger dabei, oasis vielleicht die beste band alter, starke 4

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Fri Jan 29 2021
4

This is, oddly, the album I most enjoyed so far.

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Wed Jan 20 2021
4

Da buen rollo.

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Tue Feb 16 2021
4

La playsist qui ne finissait plus de finir! Une chance que j'aime ça! J'ai réalisé qu'à part Wonderwall, je ne connaisais pas grand chose d'autre de ce groupe. J'aime bien la sonorité

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Fri Mar 26 2021
4

Rock and Roll Star still slaps.

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Wed Jan 20 2021
4

I like this album

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Sun Jan 17 2021
4

Very ‘90s and not necessarily in a bad way

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Tue Jan 26 2021
4

Lo disfrute bastante. 90s Beatles 2.0 con un toque de punk deslactosado light. Nunca había escuchado un disco de Oasis completo por alguna razón. Los efectos de las guitarras dan un poco el efecto de que todo el disco es una canción larga y eso tanto es bueno porque le da una vibra edgy cool (sobre todo muy disfritables en los riffs de "Columbia"), como puede llegar a cansar un poco, pero aun así creo que suena bastante cool en su propio derecho britpopiano. Mi canción favorita: Live Forever me parece lo suficientemente pegajosa para volver a escuchar y seguramente fue uno de los singles, siento que tal vez ya la había escuchado. lol. Mood: checando ropa barata en Candem Town con un filtro noventero de lofi y probablemente planeando ir a drogarme en un depa viejo, caro y sin muebles al este de Londres.

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Mon May 17 2021
4

I still really like it, got a good swagger about it and definitely their best album. B sides good too. Marked it down for the terrible lyrics in places and the numerous rip offs

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Fri Mar 26 2021
4

Rocks pretty hard. Love the guitar.

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Tue Mar 16 2021
4

Good album. I think this band might become big one day.

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Wed Apr 28 2021
4

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Sun Mar 14 2021
4

Goeie Britpop, maar op den duur veel van hetzelfde

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Wed Mar 31 2021
4

One of the better 4. I am excited for their next albums, because this has some potential. So far I prefer Oasis over Blur.

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Sun Feb 21 2021
4

Not a massive Oasis fan but this is a good album and easy listening

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Fri Apr 30 2021
4

A brilliant debut - not quite the full five for me

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Fri Apr 30 2021
4

Good album with some classics and some poor tracks that just plod along. Enjoyed listening

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Fri Mar 19 2021
4

Very good memories.

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Sat Mar 20 2021
4

Slide away rock n roll star cigarettes and alcohol

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Thu Mar 04 2021
4

Enjoy the classic/soft rock kinda vibes. Will definitely listen to this again.

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Tue Mar 09 2021
4

Enthused about this in 1994 and still enjoy the songs today. Energy, humour, melodies and hooks. good songwriting.

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Sat May 15 2021
4

Evidemment de tres bonne qualité, même si ça vaut pas leur top album Elvis Costello ne croit pas que je t'ai oublié, je viens de me taper Armed Forces juste avant c'est de la grosse merde, sans compter les insultes répétees à l'encontre du pourtant fort sympathique Ray Charles qui ne finit depuis plus son assiette

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Mon Jun 07 2021
4

Schon ein super Album!

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Thu Jun 24 2021
4

Does liking Oasis make me basic? Probably. There are too many bangers to ignore on this though

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Tue May 04 2021
4

yes the gallagher brother share one brain cell & yes i am a fan of what that brain cell produces. sue me! rock 'n' roll star, live forever, columbia, bring it on down

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Wed Apr 14 2021
4

Lo amo con todo mi corazón, me recuerda cosas buenas, cosas malas, cosas hermosas y así

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Sat May 15 2021
4

Definitely Maybe est une réussite, qu'on se le dise. Les frères Noel et Liam Payne ont du talent, c'est indéniable. Mais je ne serais pas franc avec vous si je vous cachais que je m'étais endormi après trois chansons lors de ma première écoute. En effet, ma routine matinale fait que ce genre de mésaventure peut arriver. Après chaque réveil, je me dirige sans tarder à la douche et, après l'avoir prise, retourne dans mon lit pour y sécher ma barbe. Il m'arrive alors de lancer l'album du jour, pensant naïvement que je ne me rendormirais pas. Et c'est pourtant ce qui se passe à chaque fois. À suivre...

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Wed Jun 16 2021
4

Pretty good album. I enjoyed most of the tracks though none of them really stood out to me. If someone were to play this at a party or something like that I wouldn’t mind.

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Mon May 10 2021
4

I enjoyed it

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Thu May 06 2021
4

Good 90's rock. Wonderwall? Never head of 'em.

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Fri May 07 2021
4

Nice easy listening. Wonderwall gives you a bad idea of what this band can do.

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Mon May 24 2021
4

Missed the boat when these guys were at their peak as I was much more interested in the big beat electronic stuff coming out of Britain. Also Wonderwall never really did it for me so I never ever really gave them a shot. Listening now I can understand the hype and had I been 10 years older I would've been an Oasis tragic I've got no doubt. Great album. Give it a few more years and listens and I have no doubts it'll be 5 stars by then.

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Fri Jun 18 2021
4

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Tue Jul 27 2021
4

Tering goed album, heerlijke hits als live forever en bring it on down

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Wed Jul 28 2021
4

Tapa llena de detalles. Album hermoso

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Wed Jul 28 2021
4

Oasis is  heavy enough but not too heavy. Goldilocks R&R if you will. They are sufficiently well known  that most everyone will know their popular songs.  I like these guys but never sat and listened through this album before.  The band is tight and the guitars kick. Side 3 is my favourite starting off with the hit and then followed by Bring it on Down and Ciggs & Alch which  are two really good ass kicking rock and roll songs. 

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Thu Jul 29 2021
4

Pure loud 90s rock, so good

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Tue Aug 03 2021
4

Imagino que para aquellos a quienes nos gusta el estilo de Oasis este es un gran disco, pero entiendo cómo podría parecerle monótono y hasta quizá aburrido a alguien que no. Aunque tiene canciones clásicas como Shakermaker, Live Forever y Supersonic, reconozco que escuchar el álbum completo puede ser pesado por el efecto constante de las guitarras, que está presente en todas menos la última canción (que por cierto, me gusta justo por eso). Es frecuente que se asocie a Oasis con The Beatles, creo que la influencia se nota más en "Up in the Sky" y "Cigarrettes & Alcohol", por el estilo musical y la selección de instrumentos. También el uso de la pandereta en algunas canciones abona a realizar dicha comparación.

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Mon Aug 09 2021
4

I enjoyed listening to this record. It was cool to see where they started and the subtle sound differences between this and their following record.

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Wed Sep 01 2021
4

Like it or not I know all these songs very well. Has a good stomp Can't deny that it's a great record They do what they do very well Unashamedly what it is Simple Not a bad song on here

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Thu Sep 16 2021
4

7/10, might bump up to an 8 on a relisten because I didn't focus during a lot of the middle section.

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Mon Sep 20 2021
4

Friday 17th September Listened in the car on the way to Anna Smith's wedding in Norfolk. The drawl, the bombast, it's pure rock and roll.

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Tue Sep 21 2021
4

I mean... it's good. I like better What's the story... There's a lot of similar things. I think that emotions linked to music have a lot to do with the age when we listen to it for the first time. I was a fan when I was 11 and I listened to Wonderwall for the first time. It still affects me, that song made me create a world in my head... Life is not a song, kid... Well, maybe...

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Tue Sep 21 2021
4

I could be without the first record, the two other was good.

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Fri Sep 24 2021
4

Good listen. Favorite tracks are Bring it on Down and Columbia.

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Sat Sep 25 2021
4

A very fine debut album. Songs are good, though not quite of the caliber of morning glory. I am annoyed of their "influences" coming dangerously close to blatant rip off. Keeps it from a full blown 4 so I'm giving 3.75 🌟

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Fri Oct 01 2021
4

Definitely maybe a 4

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Sat Oct 09 2021
4

Classic album of the Britpop era. Vacillating on how many stars to give it. Although iconic, there were better bands and albums of that era imo. Saw them at Knebworth 1996, although The Prodigy blew them off the stage.

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Sun Oct 10 2021
4

Definitely definitely.....one or 2 not do good...but supersonic live forever slideaway etc

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Tue Oct 12 2021
4

Clearly a very influential album, some classic tracks, but it's a bit too samey for me to enjoy the full run length.

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Thu Oct 21 2021
4

Classic 90s pub Rock, from my youth

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Mon Oct 25 2021
4

A very good album, this is maybe the third time I've listened to it and it was the most impressive. I always was of the opinion that Blur was the superior band but this album now makes it a closer race. The album rocks and has great songs. A fine album 4 atars

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Tue Oct 26 2021
4

I enjoyed it

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Wed Nov 10 2021
4

One of those bands that I dislike but will always scream along to. I find their singles better than the album cuts - possibly nostalgia coming into play. This album isn’t as stacked as Morning Glory but it’s hard to deny Live Forever which is such a positive song. Fave tracks: “Live Forever” “Cigarettes & Alcohol” “Rock & Roll Star”

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Fri Nov 12 2021
4

Pretty good. Enjoyed it more than I thought I would.

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Thu Nov 18 2021
4

These boys are more than just Wonderwall. Not much, but they are.

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Thu Nov 18 2021
4

Giving Oasis the edge here in the Brit pop battle because Rock and Roll Star will always make me think of You All Everybody

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Tue Nov 30 2021
4

1994 - Alt Rock / Brit rock

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Tue Nov 30 2021
4

A certified staple of 90s britpop for sure. While I find this sound can get a bit repetitive for over 50 minutes, it's still a sound I enjoy. Favorites: Live Forever, Bring It On Down, Slide Away

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Fri Dec 10 2021
4

Cool album. The music is a bit on the loud side for my taste - lots of diff sounds. But overall I like it!

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Mon Dec 20 2021
4

More fun than I expected. Still, the nasally drone started to wear on me.

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Fri Dec 24 2021
4

Niet hun beste plaat. Dat is wat mij betreft de opvolger. Maar nog steeds een goede tweede en wat een band, ondanks het gerollebol van de broers

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Fri Dec 10 2021
4

Classic!

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Tue Jan 04 2022
4

Still a great album of my youth, I had it in my head I preferred this album due to it being a bit rawer, but listening now not as good as def maybe.

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Sat Jan 08 2022
4

Incredibly solid album and one that I've gone back to over the years time and again. Sure it will never be Blur for me, but it's damn good.

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Mon Jan 10 2022
4

Wow, maybe Britpop is good.

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Tue Jan 11 2022
4

Favorites: Bring It On Down, Cigarettes & Alcohol, Slide Away

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Tue Jan 18 2022
4

I always enjoyed Oasis, but I don't think this is their best album. It's very good though, and glad that I listened to it again.

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Fri Jan 21 2022
4

Used to love this album. Brings back memories to re listen after years.

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Wed Jan 26 2022
4

Pretty good!

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Thu Feb 03 2022
4

Slide Away is the standout here. They have many really good songs, but I fall off a bit the more they resort to cliched rock wall of sound with a Sex Pistols whine and sneer. It’s fine, but their melodies with supersonic and slide away are where they shine.

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Fri Feb 11 2022
4

cantei supersonic a plenos pulmões #sddsmtv

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Fri Feb 11 2022
4

Bão também

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Fri Feb 11 2022
4

Show, musica pra rolê show

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Mon Feb 14 2022
4

Still classic

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Wed Feb 16 2022
4

Po pire

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Fri Feb 25 2022
4

Partly nostalgia, but also this is still full of big tunes and singalong choruses.

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