Silver Lake

  • Record Label: New West
  • Release Date: Mar 25, 2003
User Score
7.5

Generally favorable reviews- based on 4 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 4
  2. Negative: 0 out of 4

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  1. kents
    Oct 23, 2005
    9
    strongest work in years...penetrating lyrics as always
  2. SteveM
    Oct 31, 2005
    5
    Bland and lacking energy
  3. oregonl
    Nov 23, 2005
    7
    Great album, Zippy Morocco is so haunting. I very much enjoy listening to it.

Awards & Rankings

Metascore
84

Universal acclaim - based on 7 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 7 out of 7
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 7
  3. Negative: 0 out of 7
  1. While Silver Lake sounds like a Vic Chesnutt album through and through, it's also a better than average introduction to the man's work.
  2. Q Magazine
    80
    His best since 1995s Is The Actor Happy? [May 2003, p.100]
  3. Uncut
    70
    His obvious poetic and melodic gifts have seldom sounded so compelling. [May 2003, p.108]