We Are The 21st Century Ambassadors Of Peace And Magic (studio album) by Foxygen

We Are The 21st Century Ambassadors Of Peace And Magic
We Are The 21st Century Ambassadors Of Peace And Magic by Foxygen
Year: 2013
Release date: 2013-01-22
Overall rank: 819th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
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76/100 (from 498 votes)
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Award Top 20 albums of 2013 (12th)
Award Top albums of the 2010s (120th)
Award Top 1,000 albums of all time (819th)
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76/100 (from 498 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 7% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 76.3/100, a mean average of 75.0/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 76.4/100. The standard deviation for this album is 17.0.

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65/100
From 11/26/2020 17:24
this band tried to sound like the velvet undergound......
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90/100
From 09/12/2020 11:09
Ridiculously good psych rock pastiches. The shameless pilfering is in good fun and they mash things up in clever ways. Village Green meets Mammas and Pappas? Check. Mr Big Stuff meets You Can't Always get what your want? Check. The Doors meets the Velvets? You betcha. It's a funny album, but the strength of melody and musicianship actually make this one of the best albums of the last decade.
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85/100
From 04/21/2019 03:09
Yeah, it wears its influences on its sleeve. So what? It's a phenomenal album. I hear the Velvet Underground, T Rex, a little bit of Love, but who cares? This was a really enjoyable listen for me and it'll probably end up on my chart at some point.
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From 12/07/2018 20:06
A really modern reinterpretation of White Light/White Heat without the shocking content. At least, that's what first came to mind. It's enjoyable, but I definitely think it's overrated for what it is.
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70/100
From 12/07/2017 11:17
I got into Foxygen with 2017's 'Hang' which was very very close to my best album for that year

This album is similarly pretty awesome confirming Foxygen are making some the most interesting music today

Musically its got a real 60's vibe with contemporary sty-lings , lyrically its all over the place in the most fun way

Really excellent stuff

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From 09/09/2017 21:31
Best Tracks: No Destruction, Shuggie, San Francisco
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From 03/05/2017 18:18
Favorite Tracks: Shuggie, On Blue Mountain & Oh Yeah
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From 10/19/2016 01:08
It's a fun listen, but there is nothing special here. It's a new spin on the Kinks and the Rolling Stones.
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70/100
From 06/25/2016 23:23
There's a part of me that really thinks this could be awesome and there's a part of me that says there was this band called the Velvet Underground and they sound a million times better.
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90/100
From 06/22/2016 05:33
This is a lot of fun to listen to. From the theatrics of of Oh No, to the freak outs on the title track, this one is a pretty interesting listen.
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