"Or ‘The Gospel according to Hugh’ for this is indeed a somewhat Cornwell-centric view of things. Perhaps expected in an autobiography and especially given the acrimony documented with the split but not only is there a sense of him wanting to set the record straight here but I have to say that the contribution of the other three is somewhat underplayed."
"One thing that did strike me upon listening to this album is how it subtly picks up on themes and ideas from across all the different eras of the band. It’s very clever, and the more you listen, the more you pick up on some of these little nuances and characteristics within the songs."
"Choosing Rattus as album of the month this month was bold. Producing a review for this masterwork is rather very difficult. You would not believe it from first listening but this album was released in 1977, making it 43 years old at the time of writing."