Veckatimest (studio album) by Grizzly Bear

Veckatimest by Grizzly Bear
Year: 2009
Release date: 2009-05-26
Overall rank: 380th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
80/100 (from 778 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 (380th)
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  Track ratingsTrack ratings The tracks on this album have an average rating of 84 out of 100 (all tracks have been rated).

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Average Rating: 
80/100 (from 778 votes)
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02/09/2022 02:46 Rm12398  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 1,49276/100

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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 79.7/100, a mean average of 78.3/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 79.8/100. The standard deviation for this album is 15.5.

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75/100
From 09/23/2021 19:08
This album does have some fantastic songs but the quality is let down by some few poor cuts. The instrumentation stays consistent throughout and keeps the same feel and atmosphere. The quality does drop nearer the middle and you can tell when listening to certain tracks that they are filler. It is very progressive and experimental at times and I really enjoy the vocal delivery on the record. Definitely worth a listen if you enjoy this type of music as it is a very relaxing and easy flowing album.
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From 09/14/2021 17:35
Maravilhoso! Lampejos de luz de pura psicodelia!
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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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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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