Label: Matador - HN689CD,High Note Records - HN689CD • Format: CD Album Stickered jewelcase • Country: Taiwan • Genre: Rock • Style: Alternative Rock, Indie Rock
Upon release, the record peaked at number on the UK Albums Chart. It reached number on the Billboard in the United States, as well as spending 73 weeks on the Billboard Independent Albums chart, peaking at number five. In NYC - Interpol - Turn On The Bright Lights brief interview about the fifteenth anniversary of Turn On the Bright Lights Daniel Kessler stated the album's opening track, "Untitled" NYC - Interpol - Turn On The Bright Lights written specifically to open the band's live shows.
This leads into why the song is named "Untitled" because the band see the song as the intro song. Paul Banks described the riff from the song as "signature Daniel". All three tracks later appeared on the album, with "Specialist" included as a bonus track in Australian and Japanese editions.
Further promotion continued at the beginning of the following year, when the band played the NME Awards Tour alongside the Datsunsthe Polyphonic Spree and the Thrills. A remastered version of the album was released in to commemorate its tenth anniversary. It featured additional material including demo recordings of several tracks, the bonus songs previously available on international releases and a DVD of live performances and music videos.
Turn On the Bright Lights was released to critical acclaim. The album holds a score of 81 out of from the aggregate site Metacritic based on 21 reviews, indicating "universal acclaim".
You might like them for completely different reasons. Noel Murray of The A. Club opined that Interpol's virtue "lies in the way its music unfurls from pinched openings to wide-open codas",  while Rob Sheffield of Rolling Stone wrote that their "sleek, melancholy sound is a thing of glacial beauty".
At the end of the year, Turn On the Bright Lights featured on several publications' lists of the best albums ofincluding those of Pitchforkwho named it the year's best album,  NMEwho ranked it at number ten,  and Stylus Magazinewho ranked it at number five.
Hailed as a seminal album of the s,      Turn On the A Broada Weg - Various - Wilde Jaeger Lights has been cited as an influence on many indie rock bands, including the Killers Editors  the xx the Organ She Wants Revenge and others to the extent that many of these bands have been disparagingly referred to as "Interpol clones".
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