Your Favorite Weapon review by Brand New

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  • Released: Oct 9, 2001
  • Sound: 8
  • Lyrics: 7
  • Overall Impression: 9
  • Reviewer's score: 8 Superb
  • Users' score: 8.7 (46 votes)
Brand New: Your Favorite Weapon

Sound — 8
Brand New is one of the greatest bands in the world and their first CD almost as great as their last. Although this album sounds a little more "punkish" than their others it is still a very good record. Unlike their newest record they just use the "standard" guitar, bass, drums setup.

Lyrics — 7
Some of the lyrics in this album are more of an "angry lover" like "So here's a present to let you know I still exist. I hope the next boy that you kiss has something terribly contagious on his lips." in Jude Law and a semester abroad. Jesse Lacey has some good lyrics in this album but it doesn't live up to some of the other CDs.

Overall Impression — 9
It's definately an amazing album but it could be better. My favorites from the album would have to be "Jude Law" and "Soco Ameretto Lime" I love this CD, flaws and all. If it were stolen, I would definately buy it again. Right after I hunted down the person who stole my beloved CD.

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    whats up with the last review? Are you talking about Your Favorite Weapon or The Devil And God Are Raging Inside me? because this is a review on YFW....and either way it was a bad review for either cd....please dont compare brand new to Eminem and Blink 182...Jesse's lyrics put eminem and his beat my wife lyrics to shame