Vivian Girls - Share the Joy

Vivian Girls - Share the Joy
CRITIC SCORE
60
Based on 12 reviews
2011 Rank: #561 / 639
USER SCORE
68
Based on
4 ratings

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CRITIC REVIEWS

80
Drowned in Sound
Drowned in Sound

A steady and unyielding record which positively beams with a newfound sense of confidence.

70
PopMatters
PopMatters

Share the Joy is more or less what you’ve come to expect from the trio.

60
Tiny Mix Tapes
Tiny Mix Tapes

The hooks aren’t as hooky as they used to be, though the further development of taut, extended guitar solos that began on Everything Goes Wrong mitigates this somewhat.

59
Pitchfork
Pitchfork

Though it's their most uneven in terms of songwriting, the diversity oddly gives it more potential replay value than their prior records.

50
Consequence of Sound
Consequence of Sound

Share the Joy comes across like another Vivian Girls record, which has its positives, but also means they’re not changing a whole lot or molding much new material.

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DETAILS

RELEASED: April 12, 2011
FORMAT: LP
LABEL: Polyvinyl
GENRE: Lo-Fi
WEBSITE: viviangirls.net
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Track List
  1. The Other Girls 
  2. I Heard You Say 
  3. Dance (If You Wanna) 
  4. Lake House 
  5. Trying to Pretend 
  6. Sixteen Ways 
  7. Take It as It Comes 
  8. Vanishing of Time 
  9. Death 
  10. Light in Your Eyes
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