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Slanted & Enchanted (album) by Pavement 

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Slanted & Enchanted
Slanted & Enchanted by Pavement (1992)
Overall rank: 153rd   Overall chart history
Average Rating: 
83/100 (from 897 votes)
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Accolades: Top 5 albums of 1992 (3rd)
Top 50 albums of the 1990s (33rd)
Top 200 albums of all time (153rd)

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Pavement bestography

Slanted & Enchanted is ranked as the best album by Pavement.

Pavement album bestography « Higher ranked This album (153rd) Lower ranked (160th) »
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80/100
From antiquusxy 03/12/2018 15:28
Superb lo-fi noise pop debut with a wry sense of humour.
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80/100
From Sandrof1969 02/11/2018 22:23
Esordio di quelli che lasciano il segno, quello dei Pavement. Nella generazione di Nirvana e Pearl Jam il maggior capolavoro lo realizzano loro, con questo rock abrasivo, figlio dei Velvet del secondo album, degli Stooges di "Fun house", ma con sorprendenti linee melodiche a fare da contrasto al contorcersi di budelle che queste canzoni sono.
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From JulianR 11/09/2017 01:34
Decent listen first time through, but I sense it will be a grower
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90/100
From xjru 08/16/2017 02:21
An album that is best consumed being blasted in your mom's 2003 Honda CR-V with the windows down because the a/c doesn't work.
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100/100
From Komorebi-D 03/07/2017 04:48
This is a debut album?! MY GOD?! Definitely deserving of being at the pinnacle of the 1990s!
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80/100
From dgarr22 02/20/2017 04:55
Love Here, and In A Mouth A Desert is good, and there are some other great points on this album, but overall, not amazing.
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95/100
From garycottier 06/03/2016 19:14
One of the most stunning debut albums ever. Slanted and enchanted, has a perfected sloppiness about it, a talent that Pavement would master over the years. It so fresh, it sounds like it was all made up on the spot, it has a real spontaneous feel to it. Stephen Malmus' nonsensical lyrics are great and there are excellent songs here; Zurich is stained, here, perfume-v, and, trigger cut, are all superb. Slanted and enchanted, is the first of a handful of great records from one of America's best ever band's.
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70/100
From sethmadsen 05/05/2016 13:43
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From ShadowColossi 03/03/2016 05:00
Nonchalant and at times blissful. Some of the tracks are a bit sloppy as you can kinda feel Pavement trying to hit that sweet spot between their off-kilter stylings and the head-nodding riffs. Great tracks like "Summer Babe", "Trigger Cut", "In the Mouth a Desert", and "Here", and even the decent ones are delivered confidently enough for you to get into it. Not as good as Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain in my opinion, but still a good record.
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85/100
From xhitmanx 02/03/2016 18:18
Lo-fi classic. Best Pavement album, and one of the best of the 90's.
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Best Albums of 1992
1. Automatic For The People by R.E.M.
2. Rage Against The Machine by Rage Against The Machine
3. Slanted & Enchanted by Pavement
4. Dirt by Alice In Chains
5. Selected Ambient Works 85-92 by Aphex Twin
6. The Chronic by Dr. Dre
7. Angel Dust by Faith No More
8. Little Earthquakes by Tori Amos
9. Images And Words by Dream Theater
10. Dirty by Sonic Youth
11. Core by Stone Temple Pilots
12. Down Colorful Hill by Red House Painters
13. Check Your Head by Beastie Boys
14. Wish by The Cure
15. Bone Machine by Tom Waits
16. 40 Oz. To Freedom by Sublime
17. Unplugged by Eric Clapton
18. Vulgar Display Of Power by Pantera
19. The Southern Harmony And Musical Companion by The Black Crowes
20. Amused To Death by Roger Waters



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