Fountains Of Wayne PRESS & RECENSIONER

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in Daily Rock Dec 2011 Daily Rock Robert Pally

"already a pop classic" 3.5/4

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in The Guardian Nov 2011 The Guardian Michael Hann READ >>

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Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in Magic RPM Sep 2011 Magic RPM Matthieu Grunfeld READ >>

"dazzling melodic intuitions.... breathe life to a whole cast of characters sketched with irony and tenderness" 5/6

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in The Sunday Times Aug 2011 The Sunday Times Stewart Lee

"it engages both the head and the heart" 4/5

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in The Daily Mirror Aug 2011 The Daily Mirror Gavin Martin

"pouring forth with inspiration" 4/5

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in Classic Rock Aug 2011 Classic Rock Terry Staunton

"high quality character-led power pop" 8/10

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in The Sheffield Star Aug 2011 The Sheffield Star

"imaginative observations and natty storytelling"

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in Mail On Sunday Aug 2011 Mail On Sunday

"Fountains Of Wayne appear to have ridden out their slump" 4/5

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in Drowned In Sound Aug 2011 Drowned In Sound Andrew Kennedy READ >>

"It’s not the worst record in the world"

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in Soundmag Aug 2011 Soundmag Alex Plaum READ >>

8/10

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in Subba Cultcha Aug 2011 Subba Cultcha Benjamin Hiorns READ >>

"one of the last decades most thoughtful pop bands and this album might just be their best yet!" 8/10

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in indieLondon Aug 2011 indieLondon Jack Foley READ >>

"another brilliant album" 4/5

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in The Beat Aug 2011 The Beat Mike Davies READ >>

"New York city’s answer to Squeeze" "naggingly catchy, summery album"

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in The Times Jul 2011 The Times David Rose

"older, wiser and no longer merely dispensing power pop for teenagers" 4/5

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in The Independent Jul 2011 The Independent Kevin Harley

"the droll songs of every-dude disaffection and midlife doubt ... cut closer to the heart"

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in BlagSound Jul 2011 BlagSound Clara Cullen READ >>

"By far one of the best albums you’ll hear all year" 9/10

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in The Irish Times Jul 2011 The Irish Times Tony Clayton Lea READ >>

"it should be playing from every radio station in the land" 4/5

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in The Guardian Jul 2011 The Guardian Michael Hann

"Chris Collingwood and Adam Schlesinger have lost none of their facility with melody" 4/5

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in BBC Jul 2011 BBC Johnny Sharp READ >>

"after two or three listens you’ll have one of this album’s many purpose-built ear-worms wriggling around inside you whether you want to or not"

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in London Evening Standard Jul 2011 London Evening Standard Pete Clark

"It's little surprise that the group was named after a store selling lawn ornaments" 3/5

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in The Independent Jul 2011 The Independent Andy Gill

"sharp and intelligent songs having the peculiar quality of sounding fresh but immediately familiar" 4/5

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in Uncut Jul 2011 Uncut Andrew Mueller

"irresistibly stick sweetness" 3/5

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in The National Jul 2011 The National Oliver Good READ >>

"The new Fountains of Wayne album goes beyond novelty" 4/5

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in Leicester Bangs Jul 2011 Leicester Bangs Kev A READ >>

"as entertaining as indie pop music gets these days, a delicious mix of charm and wit, with sparkling delivery and enough pop nous to pull off a classic album"

Fountains Of Wayne 'Sky Full of Holes' review in Tape To Tape Jul 2011 Tape To Tape Jules READ >>

"engaging, brimming with bittersweet pop songs and one of the best albums of the summer so far" 4/5