|Come on skinny love just last the year Pour a little salt we were never here My my my, my my my, my-my-my my-my... Staring at the sink of blood and...||See the rest of the song lyrics|
The turns of phrase are usually cul-de-sacs, the flights into obscurity have bum wings, and do you really prefer, for instance, Vernon's best-in-show "Now all your love is wasted?/Then who the hell was I?" (much less "Only love is all maroon/Lapping lakes like leery loons") to this Creeley ordinaire
TimT.Mar 6, 2008incredibly refreshing; I say with no uncertainty that this is the most beautiful album I have ever listened to.
DaveNov 25, 2009The only thing I can add to what everybody else has said about this incredible album is that it breaks your heart.
BenG.Apr 26, 2008This album is fantastic. It's so raw and emotional. It's hands-down the best album of the year.
PaulB.Dec 30, 2008Best album of 2008. The Vinyl interprets the space of the cabin in a way the CD just can't. But in any medium this is a record worth Best album of 2008. The Vinyl interprets the space of the cabin in a way the CD just can't. But in any medium this is a record worth hearing. The live shows with Wilco were outstanding.… Expand
Oct 28, 2014Listening to this album is an unique experience that I recommend to everyone who likes really good music - not just as a piece of fun, butListening to this album is an unique experience that I recommend to everyone who likes really good music - not just as a piece of fun, but totally art. My favorite band, by far.… Expand
AniruddhaB.Jan 6, 2009Beautiful album. Justin Vernon's voice is so intimate... yet so intense... the best of the year for me along with portishead's third.
OkeeMokeeFeb 28, 2008What a bore!
Awards & Rankings
|Fetch the Bolt Cutters - Fiona Apple|
|Rough and Rowdy Ways - Bob Dylan|
|Summerlong - Rose City Band|
|Obsidian - Paradise Lost|
|Set My Heart on Fire Immediately - Perfume Genius|
|La vita nouva [EP] - Christine and the Queens|
|græ - Moses Sumney|
|Glue - Boston Manor|
|Punisher - Phoebe Bridgers|
|RTJ4 - Run the Jewels|
|Sawayama - Rina Sawayama|
|Shortly After Takeoff - BC Camplight|
|Alfredo - Freddie Gibbs|
|Song for Our Daughter - Laura Marling|
|Women in Music, Pt. III - HAIM|
|We're New Again: A Reimagining by Makaya McCraven - Gil Scott-Heron|
|Future Nostalgia - Dua Lipa|
|Saint Cloud - Waxahatchee|
|Heaven to a Tortured Mind - Yves Tumor|
|YHLQMDLG - Bad Bunny|