Music From Big Pink (studio album) by The Band

Music From Big Pink
Music From Big Pink by The Band
Year: 1968
Overall rank: 287th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
81/100 (from 868 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top 10 albums of 1968 (8th)
Award Top 50 albums of the 1960s (43rd)
Award Top 500 albums of all time (287th)
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The Band bestography

Music From Big Pink is ranked 2nd best out of 19 albums by The Band on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by The Band is The Band which is ranked number 232 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 8,342.

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Average Rating: 
81/100 (from 868 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 1% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 81.3/100, a mean average of 80.8/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 81.4/100. The standard deviation for this album is 13.7.

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75/100
From 02/18/2021 17:09
really brilliant
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85/100
From 10/14/2020 11:21
Muito geniais! Folk psicodélico, flower power, americana!
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75/100
From 10/13/2020 03:28
73/100

Best tracks: Caledonia Mission, The Weight, Long Black Veil, Chest Fever, I Shall Be Released
Worst tracks: Lonesome Suzie, This Wheel's On Fire
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95/100
From 07/06/2020 03:09
Easily album of the year (excluding White Light/White Heat). Brilliant songwriting, performances (Richard Manuel is one of the most underrated singers ever), even atmosphere.
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80/100
From 03/18/2020 10:52
It dangles somewhere between the blue-eyed soul and lo-fi ridiculousness of The Beach Boys and Rolling Stones simplicity... but it was before The Rolling Stones started making such music, so that's interesting. The way they sometimes sing/scream through each other like they're singing by a campfire without an audience reminds me of Exile On Main St.
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90/100
From 02/09/2020 07:09
music that gives you hope for humanity
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From 12/30/2019 15:44
Fantastic!
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85/100
From 03/06/2019 18:02
Eleven songs that move your heart with their simplicity, honesty and beauty. Love the way these five talented musicians (with the help of Bob Dylan) mixed folk, country, rock and soul music and have come up with this magic and, in my opinion, revolutionary album. One of my favorite of all time.

Best Songs: "The Weight", "Tears of Rage", "I Shall Be Released"

Underrated ones: "We Can Talk", "Caledonia Mission", "Long Black Veil"
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70/100
From 02/13/2018 19:35
Trovo che in questo disco ci sia una grande differenza qualitativa tra i pezzi maggiori ( "The weight", "I shall be released" ) e la maggior parte degli altri. Rimane comunque un esordio da ricordare, non fosse altro che per ciò che la Band ha rappresentato.
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85/100
From 01/07/2018 22:16
Pales in comparison to their self-titled masterpiece, but is still a collection of excellent songs.
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2. Astral Weeks by Van Morrison
3. Electric Ladyland by The Jimi Hendrix Experience
4. Odessey And Oracle by The Zombies
5. White Light/White Heat by The Velvet Underground
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