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Slanted & Enchanted (album) by Pavement 

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Slanted & Enchanted
Slanted & Enchanted by Pavement (1992)
Overall rank: 152nd   Overall chart history
Average Rating: 
83/100 (from 847 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 (152nd)

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Pavement bestography

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

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Average Rating: 
83/100 (from 847 votes)
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75/100
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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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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80/100
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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From ribeiro85 09/01/2015 16:33
Nice drums here. Great surprise. I've been avoiding this band for years.
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From PsychologistHD 08/09/2015 14:30
The dirtiest, smuggest, indie-est lo-fi-iest the 90s could offer.
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