Bad Books - III
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Based on 7 reviews
2019 Ratings: #117 / 484
User Score
Based on 26 ratings
2019 Ratings: #225
June 14, 2019 / Release Date
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Loma Vista / Label
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TreyLikesBands
86
Great

This is going to be my go-to album this year for crying (yeah I'm a man and I have emotions ok).
With all honesty and sincerity, this is their best record. There's a lot more emotion (which I loved on their first record), and it's as concise and all-encompassing as it should be. Even though the instrumentation is a bit predictable and misleading at times, the storytelling and songwriting truly shines through. 'Bad Books' is like a childish yet more dramatic 'Fleet Foxes'. I can't wait to ... read more
usedtobe
86
That last track truly floored me, a record of joyous melancholy and life without trying to be complex nor cheesy. A work of subtle beauty and grace, pleasantly composed with its beating heart at its core.
KengojiUltamYT
78
Holy Shit. HOLY SHIT.

Best Tracks: Wheel Well,UFO,Myths Made Plain,Lake House,Neighborhood,Left Your Body,Supposed To Be
Worst Track: I Love You, I’m Sorry, Please Help Me, Thank You
notbuzzzila
83
GREAT

Aaand it's out! Bad Books have finally released their third studio album, III. It's been nine years since their self-titled debut in 2010 (which I'm now guessing should be referred to as I, but whatever), which still stands as one of my favorite albums of all time. I've been waiting for this album for forever, and over the past few months I've been anxious, cautious, but above all EXCITED. What does III have to offer? Was it worth the wait? Let's find out:

First of all, yes, I would say ... read more
CheapandLethal
75
Decent
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Track List

  1. Wheel Well
  2. UFO
  3. Myths Made Plain
  4. Lake House
  5. I Love You, I’m Sorry, Please Help Me, Thank You
  6. Neighborhood
  7. I Wrote It Down for You
  8. Left Your Body
  9. Supposed to Be
  10. Army
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Added on: May 3, 2019