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Weyes Blood - And in the Darkness, Hearts Aglow
80
ethereal sounds. absolutely beautiful record. just lovely.
Girlfriends - girlfriends
40
even if this were released in 2002, it would still suck
Joji - SMITHEREENS
50
Releasing two great singles (Glimpse of Us & YUKON) as teasers and then releasing a handful of half-ass demos alongside them is a very deceptive and scummy way to roll out an "album."

Decent 5/10

Talking Heads - True Stories
50
Rare miss for one of my favorite groups ever. What's even more perplexing about the quality of this record is how boring and full of duds it is! I mean, we're talking about Talking Heads here. They're one of the most energetic and entertaining groups of all-time. It's hard to consider they are even capable of making absolute snoozefests like "Papa Legba" or "Dream Operator." Then there are just downright bad tracks, such as "Hey Now." Oh my God, I genuinely hated ... read more
Arctic Monkeys - The Car
40
I don't want to linger on this album for any longer than I already have for the last two days. Frankly, I hate it. I know I seem to be in the minority there but, oh my lord, this record bores the living shit out of me. I genuinely can't get over how every song, E V E R Y S O N G sounds exactly the same. Don't roll your eyes at that! I saw you! You can't deny that's true. All ten tracks--the whole batch is identical. I understand that it's heavily lyrically focused and you're supposed to care ... read more

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2w
Hello Braden! I'm working on a community list for the top 50 jazz records of all time (any subgenre with jazz counts as well). What are your top 5 favorite jazz albums of all time? Thank you in advance if you choose to participate!!!
1mo
That's a deep question
1mo
Thanks for the follow. Also congrats on 600 followers!
1mo
Sup Braden!

I made a genre list of every album I enjoy in each genre and if you want I'd like some suggestions for albums in a genre either I didn't list, an album that you would deem better in that genre or for inaccuracies.

Here's the link:

https://www.albumoftheyear.org/user/tj-king/list/84079/best-project-from-each-genre-in-my-opinion/2/
1mo
Yooo, thank you for the follow, pal!
4mo
Thank you for contributing! The list is now out:
https://www.albumoftheyear.org/user/demacalling96/list/80528/albums-that-are-better-experienced-at-night/
Thanks also for following :)
4mo
Yo Braden! What's an album you think is better experienced whilst listening to it at nighttime? This is for a list btw, you can pick as many albums as you like. Reasonings are optional :)
4mo
Hi, I'm making an 'AOTY's favourite albums of the 2010s' list and I would love for you to contribute. If your interested, drop a top 10 in my shoutbox and let me know if it's ranked or unranked. Thanks :)
5mo
yw! have a great day 💜
5mo
great reviews!! keep up the good work!

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