It was certified gold by the British Phonographic Industry. In Juneit was announced on their official website that The Chemical Brothers were working on material for a new album, then-codenamed "Chemical 6".
Ed Simons of the duo was also quoted as saying that they would hope to "put a battle weapon out for the summer",  a reference to their Electronic Battle Weapon series on white label.
At Harpoons - Chemical Brothers* - We Are The Night / Push The Button same Turnmills appearance, the duo debuted a track at midnight to welcome the new year. This track was eventually released as "Burst Generator", found on the album. Used throughout the album is the classic technique of sampling The Chemical Brothers used on other albums.
The album also includes samples of outside sources. Levy Always - Lionel Hampton - The Complete 1953 Paris Session bill bissett.
The opening track, "No Path to Follow", is an intro track used Harpoons - Chemical Brothers* - We Are The Night / Push The Button the title track which follows the song on the album.
As with all other albums by The Chemical Brothers, some of the tracks segue into the next. These are 5 into 6, 8 into 9, 9 into 10, and finally 10 into It reached number 12 in the UK charts. The album so far has a score of 67 out of from Metacritic based on "generally favorable reviews".
Other reviews are pretty average, mixed or negative: NME gave it a score of six out of ten and stated that the song "All Rights Reversed" saved the album "from sounding like it's still stuck in the mid-'90s and with Willy Mason and Midlake cropping up, Tom and Ed have again found just enough cool mates to save them from a general feeling of naffness.
Music UK gave the album six stars out of ten and said it "feels bloated and ornate amongst the elegant functionalism of post-millennial club music.
You get the impression that their next album may have to be a bit more adventurous if they're to survive. They pull it off relatively well for the most part. Slant Magazine gave it a score of two-and-a-half stars out of five and said that the album, "like most high Scène - En Bref - En Bref. reunions, fails to kick-start anything other than nostalgia.
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