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Album der Woche

The Chemical Brothers
Born In The Echoes

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Personal Life

The Thermals

Personal Life

LabelKillrockstars
VertriebCargo
VÖ-Datum10.9.2010

Etwas über ein Jahr ist es erst her, als The Thermals aus Portland, im US-Bundesstaat Oregon, verkündeten: Now We Can See und damit den ersten Chart-Erfolg der Bandgeschichte feierten. Da könnte man meinen, dass man sich nicht nur beim Label Kill Rock Stars dachte, dass schnell nachgelegt werden muss und so erscheint bereits jetzt mit Personal Life der Nachfolger, der den Weg der Band konsequent weiter austritt.

Fans der ersten beiden Alben More Parts Per Million und Fuckin A hatten ja eigentlich schon bei The Body, The Blood, The Machine bemängelt, dass der rohe, punkige Ansatz der Frühwerke einem etwas gemächlicheren, mehr auf einem Songwriting achtenden Stil gewichen ist. Wer sich seinerzeit von der Band abwandte, wird wahrscheinlich auch Personal Life nicht mit offenen Armen empfangen.

Das wäre allerdings schade, denn wen man eines aus den letzten Alben-Veröffentlichungen gelernt hat, dann ist es doch, dass The Thermals ganz exzellente Songs schreiben können. Zumindest in dieser Hinsicht ist auch Personal Life ein gutes Beispiel, wie kompakt ein Album sein kann, ohne an Qualität einzubüßen. Ehe man sich reingehört hat, ist man schon halb durch die zehn Tracks auf Personal Life durch. Not Like Any Other Feeling heißt der erste Ausruh-Punkt, der fast ein wenig nach Jam klingt. Stücke wie Power Lies oder auch I Don't Believe You wiederum kennt der Kenner in mehrfacher Ausführung auch schon von vorherigen Veröffentlichungen. Mit I'm Gonna Change Your Life und You Changed My Life wird zudem der Rahmen gespannt, den ein Album mit dem Titel Personal Life braucht.

Insgesamt bleibt aber leider ein wenig der Eindruck, dass Personal Life tatsächlich ein Schnellschuss ist, der eine Popularitätswelle mitnehmen will. Denn gelegentlich passiert etwas, das man von The Thermals bisher kaum kannte: Die Songs zünden nicht. Bei gerade mal zehn Tracks natürlich besonders bitter. Aber das macht Personal Life nicht zu einem schlechten, sondern zu einem knapp überdurchschnittlichen Album.

Tracklist:
  1. I'm Gonna Change Your Life
  2. I Don't Believe You
  3. Never Listen To Me
  4. Not Like Any Other Feeling
  5. Power Lies
  6. Only For You
  7. Alone, A Fool
  8. Your Love Is So Strong
  9. A Reflection
  10. You Changed My Life
Highlights:

I Don't Believe You, You Changed My Life

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