He Gets Me High

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He Gets Me High
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EP by Dum Dum Girls
Released March 1, 2011
Recorded 2011
Genre Indie rock, shoegaze, noise pop, post-punk revival
Length 13:44
Label Sub Pop
Producer Richard Gottehrer and Sune Rose Wagner
Dum Dum Girls chronology
Blissed Out
(2010)
He Gets Me High
(2011)
Only in Dreams
(2011)

He Gets Me High is the third EP by Dum Dum Girls, released March 1, 2011 by Sub Pop.[1]

Promotion[edit]

A music video for the song "He Gets Me High" was released March 29, 2011.[2]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 76/100 [3]
Review scores
Source Rating
The A.V. Club A[4]
Consequence of Sound 3.5/5 stars[5]
No Ripcord 8/10 stars[6]
Paste Magazine (8.2/10)[7]
Pitchfork (8.1/10)[8]
PopMatters 5/10 stars[9]
Prefix 8/10 stars[10]

The album received generally positive reviews upon its release. At Metacritic, which assigns a rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album received an average score of 76, based on 11 reviews, which indicates "Generally favorable reviews".[3]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Dee Dee, except where noted.

No. Title Length
1. "Wrong Feels Right" 2:31
2. "He Gets Me High" 3:00
3. "Take Care of My Baby" 4:00
4. "There Is a Light That Never Goes Out" (Johnny Marr, Morrissey) 3:48
Total length: 13:44

References[edit]

  1. ^ "He Get Me High". Subpop Records. Retrieved 2011-08-26. 
  2. ^ "Dum Dum Girls - He Get Me High (Video)". Retrieved 2011-03-29. 
  3. ^ a b He Gets Me High at Metacritic Retrieved 11 January 2013.
  4. ^ Ryan, Kyle (1 March 2011). "Review: Dum Dum Girls: He Gets Me High". The A.V. Club. Retrieved 26 August 2011. 
  5. ^ Marvilli, Joe (28 February 2011). "Album Review: Dum Dum Girls – He Gets Me High EP". Consequence of Sound. Retrieved 26 August 2011. 
  6. ^ "No Ripcord review". Retrieved 2011-08-26. 
  7. ^ "Paste Magazine Review". Retrieved 2011-08-26. 
  8. ^ Deusner, Stephen M. (1 March 2011). "Dum Dum Girls: He Gets Me High EP". Pitchfork: Album Reviews. Retrieved 26 August 2011. 
  9. ^ Ramirez, AJ (6 April 2011). "Dum Dum Girls: He Gets Me High EP". PopMatters. Retrieved 26 August 2011. 
  10. ^ Park, Dave (29 March 2011). "Album Review: Dum Dum Girls - He Gets Me High". Prefix. Retrieved 11 January 2013.