Animal Collective - Strawberry Jam
Critic Score
Based on 18 reviews
2007 Ratings: #39 / 671
Year End Rank: #11
User Score
Based on 790 ratings
2007 Ratings: #7
Liked by 32 people
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CRITIC REVIEWS

93
Pitchfork

The story of this record ... is the strength of Avey Tare's voice, and how his singing anchors these songs, invigorates the band's idiosyncratic melodies, and offers a clear portal into Animal Collective's utopian dreamworld.

Atrocityblubber
89
Edit: I've really turned full circle

Edit: goddammit

Original score(58)

Damn this really fucked with me when i first heard my but now this album is great for me I'm Slowly becoming a huge animal collective fan
EnigmaticSnob
90
Today I decided to step back and look on a classic album of mine that i grew to love and hold dear to me, behold....Strawberry Jam by Animal Collective. There's so much you can say about Animal Collective as a band or musical group in general, how eccentric and unique and off the wall you can say about them, no matter how many compliments you can dish to them there's a little corner of them that is indecipherable and remains an enigma, it's something that has kept me intrigued about them all ... read more
RakkSmells
89
Took me a while to realize that's a squashed strawberry in the cover art and not a rare-cooked steak
scott96k
87
Peacebone is one hell of a jam (sorry)
Plats
99
“Strawberry Jam” is one of AnCo’s greatest achievements while also being one of their most accessible. The production is beautiful and the lyrics are phenomenal! Avey Tare’s vocals also show a lot of growth from his yelps to his shrill screams.

Fav Tracks: Fireworks, For Reverend Green, Peacebone, Unsolved Mysteries, Derek, #1, Cuckoo Cuckoo

Least Fav Track: Nah

Score:
9.9
Bonefish
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Track List

  1.  Peacebone
  2.  Unsolved Mysteries
  3.  Chores
  4.  For Reverend Green
  5.  Fireworks
  6. #1
  7.  Winter Wonder Land
  8.  Cuckoo Cuckoo
  9.  Derek
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