Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea (album) by PJ Harvey

Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea
Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea by PJ Harvey
Year: 2000
Overall rank: 356th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
81/100 (from 704 votes)
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Award Top 10 albums of 2000 (7th)
Award Top 100 albums of the 2000s (63rd)
Award Top 500 albums of all time (356th)
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PJ Harvey bestography

Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea is ranked 2nd best out of 12 albums by PJ Harvey on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by PJ Harvey is Let England Shake which is ranked number 297 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 6,600.

PJ Harvey album bestography « Higher ranked (297th) This album (356th) Lower ranked (522nd) »
Let England ShakeStories From The City, Stories From The SeaTo Bring You My Love

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81/100 (from 704 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 1% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a mean average rating of 80.0/100. The trimmed mean (excluding outliers) is 81.1/100. The standard deviation for this album is 14.2.

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80/100
From 07/19/2019 20:41
Favorite Tracks:Big Exit, Beautiful Feeling
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From 05/06/2019 09:32
Only started listening to this Feb 19. Really like it - touches of Patti Smith, and I hear a bit of Bjork on "Horses In My Dreams".
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95/100
From 03/11/2019 02:50
An awesome record, one of the best of the 2000's. This is love turned me on to her (like so many people I think in my generation.) The whole album is awesome, but does lose some steam halfway through then picks back up. Because of that, I consider this her second best compared to To Bring You My Love. But this is probably a better entry point for people looking to explore her music for the first time.
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80/100
From 03/03/2019 14:25
Told to get more female vocalists into my listening and welcomed PJ Harvey in with this delightful album in 2019
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From 11/29/2018 12:48
The fruition of her considerable talent.
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From 05/11/2018 00:23
Interesting this is first on the list, for me Dry and To Bring You My Love are better but this one is still really good.
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From 12/15/2017 22:55
Great album, I’m a PJH fan and prefer this over “ Bring You My Love “. If you’re looking to discover PJH this album is a great entry point. The heaviest moments work best IMO.
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85/100
From 11/18/2017 05:55
Fantastic album. I was expecting something kind of unexciting given it was her "pop" album. This Mess We're In feels even more awesome in the context of this album
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From 05/06/2017 21:36
Rockin Harvey! I missed this when it was around. Way heavier than the lovely Let England Shake.
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From 12/02/2016 22:11
Completely down-to-earth album where every track is consistently very good. Not as brilliant as her earliest solo albums, but still a great one.
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