I don't think so. Calling something simple in construction is not critical, just descriptive. Phillip Glass makes a career out of simplistic, minimalist music, and no one minds. The point Christian was making is that its a very pleasant listening experience dispite its short-comings.
> The review makes it sound like a 2 or maybe 3 star score.
> 4 star rating just does not seem to match what is written here.