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Under The RadarThe Trials of Van Occupanther is a beautiful piece of moody ambience, and an enchanting album that ultimately continues to reveal itself even after numerous listens. [#14]
Nov 1, 2012As I write this review it has been six years since I bought this album. It has yet to lose its appeal. A better album has not been made in theAs I write this review it has been six years since I bought this album. It has yet to lose its appeal. A better album has not been made in the those six years. It is a little known, yet classic album.… Expand
JDDec 10, 2006My personal favorite of 2006. Great lyrics, great melodies...great time with midlake!
corneliusDec 24, 2006certainly one of the most fresh and enlightened album of the year, and maybe for many years... i can't understand some press critic certainly one of the most fresh and enlightened album of the year, and maybe for many years... i can't understand some press critic could have given such low rate as 40 to this album ; yes, you could not to be pleased by "The trials...", but you can't say that's not a really good work !… Expand
GSpotOct 17, 2006Inviting and smooth. This is most likely the best underated album of the year...impress yourself with this.
Jul 4, 2015The true beginning of the West Coast singer/songwriter movement of the last five years. Warm, beautiful and perfectly produced (by the band.)The true beginning of the West Coast singer/songwriter movement of the last five years. Warm, beautiful and perfectly produced (by the band.) The songs fade wonderfully into each other creating a song cycle about love, loss and how that loss colors everything around it.… Expand
matteofFeb 8, 2007so romantic, halfway between gloom and joy. "young bride" went even beyond giving plain "chills" : it made my heart soar.
EvanZFeb 26, 2007Agree with S Taylor, except maybe The Eagles is being kind. How about America?
|Sign O' the Times [Deluxe Edition] - Prince|
|Rough and Rowdy Ways - Bob Dylan|
|Wildflowers & All The Rest - Tom Petty|
|Summerlong - Rose City Band|
|Obsidian - Paradise Lost|
|Hard Luck Stories: 1972-1982 [Box Set] - Richard & Linda Thompson|
|Palo Alto: Live at Palo Alto High School - Thelonious Monk|
|Set My Heart on Fire Immediately - Perfume Genius|
|Sex, Death & The Infinite Void - Creeper|
|Punisher - Phoebe Bridgers|
|Glue - Boston Manor|
|Optimisme - Songhoy Blues|
|græ - Moses Sumney|
|RTJ4 - Run the Jewels|
|Pleased To Meet Me [Deluxe Edition] - The Replacements|
|Women in Music, Pt. III - HAIM|
|Folklore - Taylor Swift|
|The New OK - Drive-By Truckers|
|Letter to You - Bruce Springsteen|
|Alfredo - Freddie Gibbs|