Carrie & Lowell (studio album) by Sufjan Stevens
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The best album by Sufjan Stevens is Illinois which is ranked number 45 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 25,785.
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Did not understand the praise.. Sorry for the blasphemy. Most of the songs are so minimal and lyrics strong, so I cant appreciate the message in full
What a deeply introspective and personal listen that I am very glad we were allowed to hear it. We are allowed to experience someone else's pain alongside them and go through their thoughts and ideas at the time. It is simply mesmerising to be able to be a part of this and it is almost impossible to not feel sadness or sorrow when you are taken on this journey. Lyrically, this record is a masterpiece and the way he uses his words to emote so effectively and take us on this painful ride with him is amazing. It always stuns me to silence when I listen deeply to the words and they are very easy to relate to. Musically, it is obviously weaker than his other releases and it is quite simple in terms of structure and musical layering. Also, the sound can get quite repetitive by the end and I do crave a bit of variation. The sound is pretty good and we are treated to some delicate piano and guitar playing but there is room to build on it. The musical complexity was obviously not on his mind though as you can tell he clearly had something he wanted to say and he expresses it beautifully. Overall, this is one of the greatest singer songwriter albums of all time and its raw and emotive nature is something that will move even the toughest people.
One of the worst albuns I've listened in my entire life. The definition of boring.
When a songwriter has something to say…like, has something truly meaningful to say, most of the other elements of song fade away. Was the musicianship on this record any good? Was the production? I have no idea. I was too captivated by Sufjan’s message to notice.
Beautiful and Heartbreaking
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Sufjan is simply a master storyteller.
Album Rating: 91.73
1. "Death with Dignity" - 94
2. "Should Have Known Better" - 98
3. "All of Me Wants All of You" - 97
4. "Drawn to the Blood" - 93
5. "Eugene" - 85
6. "Fourth of July" - 100
7. "The Only Thing" - 92
8. "Carrie & Lowell" - 85
9. "John My Beloved" - 88
10. "No Shade in the Shadow of the Cross" - 86
11. "Blue Bucket of Gold" - 91
Quizás demasiado plano. Parece siempre la misma canción.
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