Sound — 10
If you looked at one of the songs expecting something like The Black Parade, you'd probably be like me and hate Danger Days almost straight away. But then, if you listen to one of their songs three times over, it starts to sound much better, and sooner or later you can't get enough. Honestly, I started learning bass after hearing a bass cover for Summertime, and have almost never but my bass guitar down since. It really opens your eyes to realise that you don't have to stick with one sound forever.
Lyrics — 10
The lyrics are more random in the songs then previous songs, each line having it's own meaning, in songs like S/C/A/R/E/C/R/O/W and Vampire Money, you wouldn't expect the lyrics to go so well. Gerard has kept to the same voice, not 'changing' it by going to a different type of band.
Overall Impression — 10
My Chemical Romance have been my favourite band since I was nine, so obviously Danger Days is as good to me as the other albums they've released, and they will never come second to any band I know. I think that Summertime is the nicest song [as I said before] because it has a feeling of the past, yet is still jetting off into the future, when I listen to it, I think that it's like 1979 by the Smashing Pumpkings. I love everything about it, especially how they have two guitarists that have completley different styles, that merge so well. The only thing I hate is that you have to listen to songs a couple of times to like them, so obviously if you're one of those people who just look through songs you'll probably never be attached to their songs. If it was lost, I would definatley go and buy another one. I'd probably buy ten just incase I lose another one! This band I can't live without [not in the suicidal way] I listen to this album every day on the way to school and everytime I'm on the computer, it's helped me learn that who you are is who you are, and no one in this world is worth changing for.