• Hello,Welcome to Play.com.  . (Not youSign in?) | Register
  • 0 SuperPoints
  • Your Account
  • Help

Sam's Town

Released on 02 October 2006

Artist: The Killers

4.0 out of 5 (50 customer reviews) | Write a review

New from £3.36

Also available used from £1.56

Results 1-5 of 15

Sold by: MassiveBooks

Condition: Used - Good

In stock | Shipping now

Comment: case contains scratches UK standard delivery for all items is 3-12 working days. We now ship international. Please note that we do not process orders on weekends. Happy shopping!! Massivebooks is an on-line media store where we sell all used Books, Cds, Dvds, and Video Games. We delight in making a positive effect on our environment by making sure that all of our items are distributed in a resourceful way. All items are quality checked in the best way possible. We have a huge range of products

Available Delivery Options

  • Standard delivery estimate: 30th Oct - 3rd Nov
MassiveBooks

£1.56

Free Delivery

2 SuperPoints

Sold by: RevivalMedia | visit our store

Condition: Used - Very Good

In stock | Shipping now

Comment: A well-cared-for CD that has been listened to but remains in great condition and plays perfectly. The jewel case may show limited signs of wear, as may the inlay notes and inclusions. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day.

Available Delivery Options (find out more)

  • Standard delivery estimate: 30th Oct - 3rd Nov
RevivalMedia

£1.59

Free Delivery

2 SuperPoints

Sold by: RevivalMedia | visit our store

Condition: Used - Good

In stock | Shipping now

Comment: The CD plays perfectly but has clear signs of wear. This jewel case is undamaged, and original liner notes are in good, unmarked condition. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day.

Available Delivery Options (find out more)

  • Standard delivery estimate: 30th Oct - 3rd Nov
RevivalMedia

£1.59

Free Delivery

2 SuperPoints

Sold by: PreownedDiscDirect

Condition: Used - Very Good

In stock | Shipping now

Comment: All discs quality checked & cases changed if damaged.

Available Delivery Options

  • Standard delivery estimate: 30th Oct - 3rd Nov

£1.60

Free Delivery

2 SuperPoints

Sold by: gowingstore | visit our store

Condition: Used - Good

In stock | Shipping now

Comment: --

Available Delivery Options (find out more)

  • Standard delivery estimate: 30th Oct - 3rd Nov
gowingstore

£1.75

Free Delivery

2 SuperPoints

Results 1-5 of 15

  1. Sam's Town
  2. Enterlude
  3. When You Were Young
  4. Bling
  5. For Reasons Unknown
  6. Read My Mind
  7. Uncle Jonny
  8. Bones
  9. My List
  10. This River Is Wild
  11. Why Do I Keep Counting?
  12. Exitlude
  • 'Sam's Town' is the epic second album from Las Vegas indie superstars The Killers. Whilst debut album 'Hot Fuss' was clearly influenced by English acts such as New Order and Duran Duran, this time around the influence of artists such as Bruce Springsteen and U2 are evident, making this an album full of charged and epic anthems that are sure to set pulse racing. Includes the single 'When You Were Young'.

customer Reviews

 Average rating (50 reviews)

 The Killer's best work.

| | See all Kevin1075's reviews (754)

Top 100  Reviewer Top 100 DVD Reviewer Top 100 Music Reviewer

I love this entire album - there is not a single bad track on it, and that is rare these days with so many artists giving us bloated 16 track albums where 4 or 5 can be pure filler.

Here we have 12 track concept style album based around the American small town landscape - somewhat Springsteenish I guess - and it works perfectly.

I could go on and on about each track but my favourites are 'Sam's Town', 'When You Were Young', 'Bling (Confessions of a King), 'For Reasons Unknown', 'Bones', 'My List' and my personal favourite Killers track of all time (so far!) 'This River is Wild'.

At the price you can currently buy it at it's a terrific album for the money, and one you'll listen to over and over!

 Killers at their best.

| | See all MiamiPeachPrincess's reviews (46)

The Killers are my favourite band and this was actually the first album I bought of theirs after hearing Mr Brightside (my favourite song).
So maybe thats why I seem to be the only person alive that likes this better than Hot Fuss?

Never the less, this album is so easy to listen to you, some songs are just really good to chill out to while others have a good fast beat to them.

Amazing lyrics to match hypnotizing melodies..

This is such a great CD... 5/5

 Another five star rating

| | See all Tinkerstarr's reviews (34)

Not quite as diverse and stunning as their first album but still pretty darn good in a different kind of way. Much more mainstream and lack's the raw enthusiasm that came with Hot Fuss.

Key Tracks "When You Were Young", "Uncle Jonny", "Bones", "Read My Mind", "Bling (Confession Of A King)" and "My List".

 the greatest...ever!!!

| | See all donovans's reviews (23)

OK, I can honestly say, that this is the greatest album I have ever had the privilage of listening to!!!

Only the best albums have tracks that can rival the singles, and (in the form of 'This River is Wild', 'Bling', 'Sams Town' and 'My List') this albums does!!! Even the two 'filler' tracks ('Enterlude' and 'Exitlude') are pretty cool in their own way...

I'll admit that my opinion may be a little biased, (as I'm a massive fan of The KIllers), but I truly can't understand why people don't like this album!?! and for the record, the whole idea that this album is a 'Bruce Springsteen Tribute' is stupid!!! Insane even!!!

If I was stuck on a desert island, and was only allowed to take one album (out of every album ever made!!) with me, it would be Sam's Town...

...well, provided there was a CD player on the island... lol...

 Dross

| | See all GSte306's reviews (1)

Like others who have reviewed this, I also loved Hot Fuss but sadly this isn't even in the same league. Melodies that aren't in the correct range for his voice, dull guitars, dull music, dull lyrics, very disappointed. Listened to it over and over hoping it would grow on me but no joy. One for the die hards only I think.

Rakuten’s Play.com is an online trading platform which enables third party sellers and buyers to negotiate and complete transactions via its Website. Rakuten’s Play.com is neither the buyer nor the seller of any items sold via its Website. Accordingly, Rakuten’s Play.com is not a party to the contract for sale between a buyer and seller and is not responsible for fulfilling and delivering orders, handling returns or processing refunds for purchases made.

The relevant seller’s terms and conditions apply to delivery, refunds and returns of any items sold via Rakuten’s Play.com. If you have specific questions, about a sellers delivery policy, returns policy or the return or refund of an item you should contact the relevant seller directly. You must comply with the seller's return policy in order to be eligible for any possible refund from the seller.

Whilst we have no obligation to mediate or to enforce or execute fulfilment of any contract, we want you to have a safe shopping experience and may intervene in certain circumstances to resolve an issue, in line with our FairPlay Guarantee. Please see our User Agreement for details.

Important Warning: It is your responsibility to check a seller’s delivery and returns policy prior to confirming an order.