BOOKS: Tim Harford on the effects of online reviews.
MUSIC: Are Kings of Leon Pitchfork’s most disliked band? See the evidence here, here, here, here, and here.
MUSIC: And talking about Pitchfork, what was with this review? (The review itself, not necessarily the rating.)
MUSIC: And this one?
MUSIC: And this one too? (Don’t bother reading all the way through these.)
MUSIC: And this one? It’s like the reviewer, like me, didn’t know what on earth At The Drive In were actually on about, and tried to hide that fact.