Citizens! - 'Reptile'

A perfect pop chorus

With the sprightliest track here by some way, Citizens! seem to have stumbled across the key to writing perfect pop choruses (basically: kick in no later than the 60-second mark, repeat at least six times and, er, make it catchy as fuck). So, ‘Reptile’ is playful, boisterous, a tad demented and features what could possibly be a toddler playing the main riff on a Fisher Price keyboard (FYI, this is a good thing).

Matt Wilkinson

Citizens! - 'Reptile'
Video: Citizens! - 'Reptile'

Share This

More Reviews

Jamie T - 'Trick' Review

Jamie T’s second album in two years is a punk, rap, pop and hardcore tour de force


'Julieta' - Film Review

Another gripping Pedro Almodóvar mystery, full of vibrant visuals and emotional revelations

Connect With Us
This Week's Magazine