Veckatimest (studio album) by Grizzly Bear

Veckatimest
Veckatimest by Grizzly Bear
Year: 2009
Release date: 2009-05-26
Overall rank: 367th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
80/100 (from 756 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top 5 albums of 2009 (4th)
Award Top 100 albums of the 2000s (63rd)
Award Top 500 albums of all time (367th)
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  Track ratingsTrack ratings The tracks on this album have an average rating of 83 out of 100 (all tracks have been rated).

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Average Rating: 
80/100 (from 756 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 79.9/100, a mean average of 78.5/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 80.0/100. The standard deviation for this album is 15.4.

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80/100
From 07/14/2020 16:14
If it wasn't for the long pauses I would've thought it's a one songs album. Good songs and regular songs, I liked it a lot but defo only keeping one or two songs from this onto my playlist.
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From 06/19/2019 17:58
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Good album, progressive Folk
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From 05/11/2018 00:30
Super innovative and complicated enough to make it better and better each listen.
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From 12/09/2017 08:42
Having heard great things about this album I was excited to check it out, unfortunately I came away disappointed. I just could not get into it .Maybe I need to have another listen or 2 ? I really like Shields and their 2017 release Painted Ruins & recommend both albums.
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From 09/09/2017 23:56
One of the tightest albums I've listened to. Splendid production.
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From 08/16/2017 17:54
A great album that loses a bit of force at the middle, but goes back on top later with Ready, Able.
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From 07/13/2017 21:00
Powerful beginning, loses a bit of rhythm in Dory, gets back at top with Ready, Able and then finishes pretty well.
Without a couple of tracks would easily be considered the best album for 2009.
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95/100
From 03/16/2017 04:50
This album is totally exuberant; pitting together Baroque, Psych Folk and Chamber Pop to create something of complete beauty. It took me awhile to come around on it but now I'm obsessed with it.
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From 03/08/2017 01:36
Excellent psychedelic folk record put together by Grizzly Bear.

Favorite Track: Two Weeks
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