Sun Kil Moon - April
Critic Score
Based on 13 reviews
2008 Ratings: #109 / 758
User Score
Based on 77 ratings
2008 Ratings: #63
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April 1, 2008 / Release Date
LP / Format
Caldo Verde Records / Label
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So I guess 'April' is underrated then? No one really talks about it, which is strange because it finds Kozelek at his most consistent and eager to please.

'Tonight in Bilbao', 'Heron Blue' and 'Blue Orchids' are among his best pre-Grouch material.
Sun Kil Moon was a recent discovery for me, and what a fine one it was. I just admire Kozelek's songwriting and acoustic fashion, even though there are songs on this album that include electric guitar. Some of the songs sounded similar, but I didn't mind much because each was so sincere and passionately delivered. It was difficult to comprehend the lyrics at times though. This was mostly because Kozelek has a tendency to mumble and sorta slur the words in his lyrical delivery. This is not ... read more
Fairly uninspiring
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Year End Lists

#16/A.V. Club
#53/Consequence of Sound

Track List

  1. Lost Verses
  2. The Light
  3. Lucky Man
  4. Unlit Hallway
  5. Heron Blue
  6. Moorestown
  7. Harper Road
  8. Tonight the Sky
  9. Like the River
  10. Tonight in Bilbao
  11. Blue Orchids
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