'Meticulously plotted and almost scientific in its exactness'
'Spine-tingling sounds that are unmistakably The xx'
'A surprisingly consistent and coherent record'
'Thereís nothing much remarkable or ground-breaking here'
'Something for everyone with room for improvement'
'Should leave even the most cynical of listeners wanting more'
'One of 2012's most unique and spectacular albums'
'Essential 2012 listening for any self respecting pop music fan'
'Pop ambition taking cues from divas such as Whitney Houston'
'For some, this will be the album of the year'
'Britainís hardcore music scene is still very much alive'
'If The Horrors had written the soundtrack to Juno, it would have sounded like this'
And something else
The boring stuff