Quantity:1
Add to Cart
or
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.

More Buying Choices
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon

Image Unavailable

Image not available for
Colour:
  • Sorry, this item is not available in
      

The Cure Enhanced


Price: CDN$ 12.98 & FREE Shipping on orders over CDN$ 25. Details
Only 2 left in stock (more on the way).
Ships from and sold by Amazon.ca. Gift-wrap available.
9 new from CDN$ 6.94 7 used from CDN$ 0.01

Frequently Bought Together

The Cure + Bloodflowers + Pornography
Price For All Three: CDN$ 34.64

These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers. Show details

  • In Stock.
    Ships from and sold by Amazon.ca.
    FREE Shipping on orders over CDN$ CDN$ 25. Details

  • Bloodflowers CDN$ 6.38

    In Stock.
    Ships from and sold by BonnieScotland.
    CDN$ 3.49 shipping.

  • Pornography CDN$ 15.28

    In Stock.
    Ships from and sold by Rarewaves-CA.
    CDN$ 3.49 shipping.


Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought


Product Details

  • Audio CD (June 29 2004)
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Format: Enhanced
  • Label: Universal Music Group
  • ASIN: B00028HOFY
  • Other Editions: LP Record
  • Average Customer Review: 3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (107 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #36,510 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

1. Lost
2. Labyrinth
3. Before Three
4. The End Of The World
5. Anniversary
6. Us Or Them
7. Alt. End
8. (I Don't Know What's Going) On
9. Taking Off
10. Never
11. The Promise


What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?

Customer Reviews

3.6 out of 5 stars
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most helpful customer reviews

Format: Audio CD
The Cure is one of my personal favorite bands of all time. The Cure is one of those rare bands that has managed to sustain a lengthy career in music especially nowadays where you are popular one second and considered a has-been the next second. The band's longevity should be envied by every artist and band, especially for bands like Korn and Limp Bizkit who had their moment in the sun and barely went gold with their latest albums. Robert Smith has one of the most unique vocals I have ever heard. My favorite Cure album? "Disintegration" of course but I realize that not all of The Cure's music is going to sound like 'Disintegration". It had been four years since the band's last album the wonderful "Bloodflowers", a mopey, romantic album. I have to admit I was concerned that Ross Robinson, producer of such horrid rock acts like Korn and Limp Bizkit would ruin the band's sound. Thankfully he did not. The results is interesting. The album lacks the emotional, romantic, whimsical feelings of "Disintegration" and "Bloodflowers". The music is more rocking. "The Cure" almost reminds me of "Pornography" but louder. Still I liked "The Cure" although the album has received mixed reviews. It isn't perfect but it is definitely a joy to listen to.
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Joe on July 17 2004
Format: Audio CD
OK so the album is decent. I admit that I haven't listened to it a whole lot though. I own a 2003 Dodge and the CD won't play in my car's CD player. I thought it was a defective disc and got a replacement. Still it wouldn't play. I took the car to the dealer and had them replace the player. It still won't play. I had to make a copy in order to play the copy in my car! It plays fine in all my other CD players though. So if you own a Dodge with a factory CD player the CD might not play....or even eject (longer story). The music is decent though. Favorites are "Before Three", and "alt.end". Don't care too much for the first 2 songs. They are rather dissonant to my ear. "The Promise" reminds me of songs from "Wish" like "Open" and "End". I thought the bonus DVD was totally lame. I was hoping for and interview. And the enhanced CD took me to a website with interviews but my dial up would have taken me forever (I know I am behind the times but so is 85% of the internet using public). Good luck.
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.
Format: Audio CD
Hey, i'm 14 years old and i am a big fan of the cure and robert smith. this cd i think was worth the money and i cant wait to see them in concert. i will agree that bloodflowers was great, this new self titled cd is good but sort of bad quality. the lyrics are mushy and the songs are sort of blown out of porportion. this cd is good but it could be way way better. anyway this cd was pretty good and i would reccomend it to the fans and people who have never heard of the cure. ( the best song on the cd: end of the world.)
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.
Format: Audio CD
The Cure should have ended their career after Bloodflowers as they said they will. I think it was a great album but this new CD is just horrible. It's annoying, repetitive and boring for most of the time - I just cant believe how could they release such a bad record. I'm the Cure fan but I'm so disappointed and mad at Smith for stealing my $15.00.
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.
By SKOLVK on July 18 2004
Format: Audio CD
First of all, I'm gradeing this in comparison to other Cure albums. With that said, I would have to put this towards the bottom of the Cure's large listing of works. I had high hopes for this album surpassing The Cure's last masterful album "Bloodflowers" but "The Cure" sadly, falls short.The first three tracks failed to get me engrossed. They seemed to be flat and hollow, a characteristic I've rarely seen from The Cure. The album turns around with "End of the world" and "anniversary" but quickly desends again only to be topped off with the best song of the album, "Promise". If you're expecting an ablum like "Pornograpy" or "Wish" then this my not be your cup of tea.
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.
Format: Audio CD
The Cure's new self-titled album puts a strong focus on Robert Smith's vocals. Almost all of the hooks on the album, and there are many, come from the rhythmic arrangement of Smith's words. The flow of the lyrics is instantly catchy, and there are almost no completely instrumental parts to distract from it. The music takes on a supporting role, providing the rhythmic backdrop for Smith's singing. It's also used to create dramatic effect, like the steely guitar build-up on "Lost." The keyboards almost never rise to the surface, but Simon Gallup's powerful bass sound is given prominence on several tracks. The overall sound is much murkier and muddier; just listen to the ending of "Lost," and you'll see just how aggressively distorted the guitars are. There are no long, stately songs with strings and pianos; the tempo is high throughout, and with only two exceptions, all the songs on the album run for less than five minutes. In fact, the music sounds remarkably unlike the Cure; it's not the brooding, sparsely-produced sound of their early days, and it's certainly not the clean melodious sound of The Head on the Door or Disintegration. This album might be compared to the more guitar-heavy moments of their 1992 album Wish (the squalling guitars on "The Promise" are especially similar to the solos on "Cut"), but even that doesn't quite summarize it. "Before Three" sounds a little like Catherine Wheel circa 1993, actually.
As for Robert Smith's vocals, they've regained a vigour that they haven't had for a long time. Like the music, they're more aggressive than ever before - not bludgeoning, not unlistenable, but forceful.
Read more ›
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.

Product Images from Customers

Most recent customer reviews

Search


Feedback