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ChartAttack wrote that fans of the band's earlier hits, such as "Sit Down" and "Laid", would be "disappointed with this disc," however, "longtime James fans should find much to enjoy. They had written over 30 tracks for inclusion on their next record; on the opening night, the band played seven of these new songs. On 29 October, Booth announced he would be leaving the band after their current tour engagements, with the band aiming to continue recording. Vocalist Tim Booth left the band after their December UK tour; the final show of which was released as the Getting Away with It.

Although he doesn’t play any instruments, he’s so life-like that there’s already speculation about his “personality”. At Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream publications, the album received an average score of 65, based on six reviews. In a review for The Guardian, Caroline Sullivan wrote that the band "continue their run of mini-symphonies by and for men who don't cringe at terms such as 'birthing partner'.Andrew Paine of NME considered it the "best James record in a long while and there are some near-inspirational moments.

On 19 June, Dotmusic revealed the album's artwork, which is a computer-generated image that merged all of the members' faces. Booth said the album was the first since their fifth studio album Laid (1993) that they had strayed from the Verse-chorus-verse structure. The following month, the band revealed they were in the process of recording with Brian Eno, [4] doing pre-production. Playlouder's Sarah Bee considered it a "more low-key" affair that was "less brash" than Millionaires.At the end of November, the band played a few shows in Spain and Portugal, [36] leading up to a UK tour in December. On 31 May, Pleased to Meet You was announced for release in July, and the track listing was revealed. He expanded: "It's their tightest, freshest, most contemporary batch of songs, weatherproofed to stand the test of time. He edited the track; after giving Booth a copy, he re-did the vocal take, resulting in the final version. English Beefcake" and "Getting Away with It (All Messed Up)" were included on the band's third compilation album The Collection (2004).



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