The Pet Parade

Fruit Bats - The Pet Parade
Critic Score
Based on 7 reviews
2021 Ratings: #137 / 175
User Score
Based on 56 ratings
2021 Ratings: #47
Liked by 4 people
March 5, 2021 / Release Date
LP / Format
Merge / Label
Indie Pop, Americana / Genres
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CRITIC REVIEWS

80
American Songwriter

While there is an aural sameness that occasionally feels repetitious, the material is so exquisitely composed, effortlessly recorded and emotionally sung, this isn’t a major shortcoming for an album that gets more impressive each time you hear it.

77
Spectrum Culture

Drifting between dreamy soft rock and psychedelic-infused folk, Eric D. Johnson and Josh Kaufman expressed themselves in a familiar form that they make their own.

70
FLOOD Magazine

As you walk away from this record, Fruit Bats leave you feeling refreshed and full of life—ready to take on anything and everything that comes your way.

EdFruscley
85
indescribable feeling of folk at night, a fresh and classic style that remains simply when you finish the album without realizing it
Orlkont
70
During these cold nights, music can stay with you and just chill.
AnthroWobbly
70
Lovely, authentic folk music
nostar
85
If it's not broken, don't fix it.
NTTR
59
Fruit Bats - The Pet Parade

Genre: Indie Pop
Country: US

Final Verdict: 59% (Pleasant Album)
Yearly Ranking: 115th / 224

Highlight: The Pet Parade

Made me think of:
Sufjan Stevens
Belle and Sebastian
Justin Townes Earle
Father John Misty
Cass McCombs
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Added on: January 13, 2021