by Yo La Tengo
- Record Label: Matador
- Release Date: Feb 22, 2000
Review this album
May 15, 2013It's a beautiful album that captures the essence of domestic, content life through its calming grooves and fantastic melodies. It's chilling, relaxing, and relatable, and more approachable than most YLT records. I think it has proven itself very worthy of all the critical attention and is easily one of the best albums of the 21st century.
JohnLJul 24, 2006The album before this was their greatest, but this is terrific in a very different way, and stands out more than what followed (which is/was still good don't get me wrong). These folks are as interesting a band as their is in America (the only thing I prefer is a dou called Rasa), and so it's been for the last 10-15 years.
JimBMar 27, 2005A sublime masterpiece! And perfect for "summer night" listening. Could be Yo La Tengo's best album.
SlowGlassRecordsSep 22, 2006brilliant, stunning, exeptional masterpiece of extreme proportions.
GuyHApr 12, 2007Not a typical YLT album in that there isn't as much variety in mood and pace as usual. However, I think this eventually works in the album's favour, creating a really hypnotic feel. A brilliant late night listen.