Sunny Day Real Estate - Diary
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
1994 Ratings: #11 / 23
User Score
Based on 113 ratings
1994 Ratings: #24
May 10, 1994 / Release Date
LP / Format
Sub Pop / Label
Suggest a Genre
Add
Abuse of this feature may prevent future contributions from your account.
Tags
Your Review
Sign In to rate and review
exception
88
When looking at this as simply another emo album, it's great, but still has some flaws. However, if you then look at this as the FIRST emo album, one that led the way for literally thousands of other bands (no matter how shitty some are) in the rock scene of the 90's and early-mid 2000's.
The songwriting is particularly impressive, in addition to the overall structure of each song. Catchy hooks, meaningful lyrics and themes, and plenty of open time to showcase the guitars and drums that run ... read more
andreAnimator
85
O melhor do emo :eyes:
MarkCooper
85
She's a beaut. At times, they can sound pretty whiny, but the rest of the album is so saturated with that vulnerable rock sound only the 90's can do, it doesn't matter. It's an album about coming of age in a time where the emo kids didn't even have a voice yet really, which is why Diary has the ability to sound so personal.

Favorite Tracks: Song About an Angel, The Blankets Were the Stairs, 47, In Circles
87
Diary by Sunny Day Real Estate is amazing because after listening to Nirvana's Nevermind. Every Single Alt-Rock Album started to sound to same. This album listening to it sounded original. But that was a few years ago, so I forgot about it, but now I found it finally. I mean the first half is great but the second half is not as good, not saying that it's bad or unlistenable.
KengojiUltamYT
100
Some of the best emo music of all time. One of the best album covers ever.

Best Songs: Seven,In Circles,47,The Blankets Were the Stairs,Pheurton Skeurto,Shadows,Grendel

Worst Song: ????????? they are all really good
Purchasing Diary from Amazon helps support Album of the Year. Or consider a donation?

Track List

  1. Seven
  2. In Circles
  3. Song About an Angel
  4. Round
  5. 47
  6. The Blankets Were the Stairs
  7. Pheurton Skeurto
  8. Shadows
  9. 48
  10. Grendel
  11. Sometimes  
Sign in to comment
No one has said anything yet.
In Library (26)
Pawboar
Toasterqueen12
KengojiUltamYT
wusgoodbrian
penguin
vicz
person113
Cristhianlvl
andreAnimator
pinio985


Added on: June 2, 2013