It was also released as the third single from that album in December From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Irish Singles Chart. Retrieved 15 January Sunday 10 May Monday 11 May Tuesday 12 May Wednesday 13 May Thursday 14 May Friday 15 May Saturday 16 May Sunday 17 May Monday 18 May Tuesday 19 May Wednesday 20 May Thursday 21 May Friday 22 May Saturday 23 May Sunday 24 May Monday 25 May Tuesday 26 May Wednesday 27 May Thursday 28 May Friday 29 May Saturday 30 May Sunday 31 May Monday 1 June Tuesday 2 June Thursday 4 June Friday 5 June Saturday 6 June Sunday 7 June Monday 8 June Tuesday 9 June Monday 15 June Tuesday 16 June Wednesday 17 June Friday 19 June Saturday 20 June Sunday 21 June Monday 22 June Tuesday 23 June Wednesday 24 June Thursday 25 June Friday 26 June It was written by Johnny Borrell and Andy Burrows credited to Borrell, Burrows, and Razorlight and was also released as the second single from that album in October The song garnered a negative reception from critics for its attempt at both political commentary and transatlantic crossover appeal.
Adam Zacharias of Drowned in Sound panned the song for cribbing the same lyrics from the previous single " In the Morning " and for coming off as trite commentary for the mass public, calling it "a terrible piece of faux-sentiment". John Murphy of MusicOMH was mixed towards the song, saying that it has the right amount of intimacy but found the lyrics "facile at best.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Drowned in Sound. Picking up where they left off with 's platinum-selling Up All Night , London's Razorlight pack a solid alt rock punch on their self-titled sophomore effort. Thomas the Sex Pistols , Pink Floyd , Roxy Music for these tracks, and together they've turned Razorlight 's party rock sound into something more playful and sharp.
Razorlight will no longer tolerate being lumped in with the likes of the Kaiser Chiefs , Snow Patrol , and Keane , for the ambitious quartet combines elements of '60s pop, Motown, and Brit-pop for an overall clean performance.
Vibrant harmonies, bright, lively musicianship and Borrell 's Neil Finn -like vocals carry the weight of Razorlight , and songs such as "Hold On," "In the Morning," and "Pop Song " highlight Razorlight 's youthful, carefree presence.
What makes Razorlight a personable band is that they find the balance between sincerity and seriousness. They make honest indie rock for those looking for a solid, good song. Retrieved 9 January The A. The Onion. Drowned in Sound. Retrieved 31 MayAug 29, · After talking about the likes of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and The Libertines, Borrell soon turned the spotlight on himself, and Razorlight's Before I Fall To Pieces single.