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8.9

Universal acclaim- based on 23 Ratings

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81

Universal acclaim - based on 17 Critics

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  1. 60
    Too often, songs drift off into a fog of vague guitar atmospherics. [Aug/Sep 2001, p.130]
  2. 90
    It's a Wonderful Life raises the bar already set high by fellow post-modern woodsmen types like Grandaddy and Mercury Rev. [#51, p.116]
  3. The most focused Sparklehorse effort yet, the album flows along with the grace of a river occasionally stirred by a rapid or two.