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Gnarls Barkley
St. Elsewhere
Downtown/Atlantic

"It's a joy, and in this context, where unself-conscious freshness can feel strangely hard to come by, it'll charm the hell out of a whole lot of people ... whether or not it'll really stand up to more than a season's listening." (Pitchfork)

"The duo's debut disc is an irresistibly refreshing challenge to the predictable modern-rock and hip-hop conventions, proving that music can be both loony and lovely." (Vibe)

"Theoretically, the album should sound like a mess-and occasionally it does ... but for the most part, the mass of disparate sounds are perfectly bound together by some astonishing songwriting and [Cee-Lo] Green's haunting, sorrowful voice." (The Guardian)

"A winning combination of groove and grit that manages the neat trick of sounding simultaneously timeless, familiar and totally forward thinking. You certainly won't hear much else at the moment as inventive as this." (NME)

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