The Postal Service - Give Up
Critic Score
Based on 12 reviews
2003 Ratings: #30 / 241
User Score
Based on 276 ratings
2003 Ratings: #38
February 18, 2003 / Release Date
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Sub Pop / Label
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zachthesnack
NR
Fantano has way too much influence on this site 😂
Strangelightsyd
60
I'd like to maaake myself belieeeeeeeeve
That planet Earrrrrth turns slooowlyyyy
It's hard to say that I'd rather stay awake when I'm asleep
'Cause everything is never as it seeeeeeeeems
Farlov
82
I'm just glad that the tree intros are back
fakeplasticrose
56
Not really vibing with this... I like what it's going for and the production is decent, but the vocals and lyrics aren't really to my personal taste. I see why people like this so much, but it isn't for me at all.
PipePanic
68
Damn. Glitched out, distant and gorgeously arranged electronic music, with some somewhat corny yet emotional lyrics backed up by some of the best production and beats that I have heard in a while. It's really beautifully constructed, with the electronic elements giving a distant approach to them, so when the more organic elements come into play it makes it feel all the more human. With lyrics extremely telling of Benjamin Gibbard's personal fears and anxiety. It's an extremely interesting and ... read more
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#29/Pitchfork

Track List

  1. The District Sleeps Alone Tonight
  2. Such Great Heights
  3. Sleeping In
  4. Nothing Better [feat. Jen Wood]
  5. Recycled Air
  6. Clark Gable
  7. We Will Become Silhouettes
  8. This Place Is a Prison
  9. Brand New Colony
  10. Natural Anthem
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