"The group's ease of melody within the grind and rage is its greatest asset. The metal never dissolved into sludge, the raps of Mike Shinoda remained clear and direct, and there were several instrumental interludes to dig deeper into the songs beyond their existence as radio hits..."
Selengkapnya di http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/music_blog/...-at-the-epicenter-festival.html
Review dari Orange Country Register:
"Rather than attack with angry angst, the band ramped up the synthetics of its sound, reminding in songs like "Breaking the Habit" that Depeche Mode is as much an influence as anything heavier, while smoothing over the edges of "Crawling in My Skin" and "Shadow of the Day" so that they slotted evenly alongside the acidic grunge of Alice in Chains and the math-metal of Tool..."
Selengkapnya di http://soundcheck.freedomblogging.com/2009/...shock-wave-through-pomona/10885/