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Song Cycle (album) by Van Dyke Parks 

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Song Cycle
Song Cycle by Van Dyke Parks (1968)
Overall rank: 1,743rd   Overall chart history
Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 79 votes)
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Accolades: Top albums of 1968 (31st)
Top albums of the 1960s (158th)
Best albums of all time (1,743rd)

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PARKS VAN DYKE - SONG CYCLE VINYL LP NEW+ +++++++++++++++++++
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VAN DYKE PARKS "Song Cycle" LP Rare Psych
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21h 42m 7s

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^ VAN DYKE PARKS song cycle WPCR-12754 JAPAN MINI LP CD NEW //
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Van Dyke Parks bestography

Song Cycle is ranked as the best album by Van Dyke Parks.

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Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 79 votes)
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75/100
11/30/2016 21:48
75/100
 
90/100
11/30/2016 03:42
86/100
 
65/100
11/21/2016 17:24
74/100
 
75/100
11/10/2016 00:04
69/100
 
90/100
11/09/2016 12:40
90/100

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From crimson 10/19/2016 14:57
It's weird. It sounds like a Looney Tunes episode. I like it.
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90/100
From SuedeSwede 06/18/2016 13:57
lol I had this at 60 a week ago. fuck me.
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From Kingturtle 03/30/2016 18:01
tries much too hard.
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95/100
From crazyblowpipe 08/17/2013 14:02
This is an overlooked masterpiece, it's just incredible.
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