2 (studio album) by Mac DeMarco

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2 by Mac DeMarco
Year: 2012
Release date: 2012-10-16
Overall rank: 557th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
80/100 (from 470 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top 20 albums of 2012 (11th)
Award Top 100 albums of the 2010s (77th)
Award Top 1,000 albums of all time (557th)
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Mac DeMarco bestography

2 is ranked 2nd best out of 13 albums by Mac DeMarco on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by Mac DeMarco is Salad Days which is ranked number 438 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 4,462.

Mac DeMarco album bestography « Higher ranked (438th) This album (557th) Lower ranked (1,523rd) »
Salad Days2This Old Dog

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Average Rating: 
80/100 (from 470 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 2% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 79.8/100, a mean average of 79.4/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 79.9/100. The standard deviation for this album is 11.9.

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95/100
From 06/09/2020 10:50
I like psychedelic freak-outs, but Annie's is just grating and almost wrecks what would have been another brilliant song. I wish Still Together was turned into a proper song too. Sounds like tacked-on left-overs Mac couldn't quite figure out how to turn into a properly produced track like the rest. As a result the vocals are again, a little grating, and it's really dull.

Otherwise? This album is absolutely fantastic. There are two low-points among some of the best music I've ever heard. They're the only thing keeping this album from a 10, in my opinion.
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From 04/09/2017 22:08
Perfect Album.
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From 12/18/2016 02:00
Freaking Out the Neighborhood, Ode to Viceroy and My Kind of Woman are just fantastic
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From 09/16/2016 15:20
I sometimes kick myself for not buying this cd when I had a chance. This album really grows on you, and as it does, you really come to appreciate the skill that goes into slacker rock. I only hope that soon people will do the same for Courtney Barnett!
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From 05/20/2015 01:10
I thouroghly enjoyed this album. Great find! MEZ
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From 03/01/2014 16:26
Pretty good!
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From 02/25/2014 18:15
In my opinion the most prolific musician currently making music. This album is perfect through and through and if you haven't listened to it yet, do yourself a favor and take a listen. Currently somewhat overlooked and underrated, but if you've listened to it as much as I have, you can see there's something so incredibly unique that exists within the eclectic mix of genres (some glam-rock, post-punk, pop) he's cultivated. I can't exactly put my finger on it, so I like to call it "maplerock." There are some other Canadian bands associated with him that I also define as maplerock such as Homeshake, Freelove Fenner, Each Other, Alex Calder, that are also worth checking out.
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From 08/21/2013 05:08
Dem Rifts!!!!!!!!!
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From 06/21/2013 21:51
I love this guy so much.
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