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I love Grizzly Bear!!! There music is mystical and familiar in an odd way. It is comforting and yet sporadic. These guys are geniuses and anything they throw out will be well received. My favourite songs of this album though are Half Gate, and Sun In Your Eyes. Half Gate is incredibly relatable and I just love it. Sun In Your Eyes has so many different things going on which eventually progress to a beautiful finish to the album. Amazing job Grizzly Bear. Another great album.


This is perfection, the arrangements are beautiful, lyrically powerful, amazing use of instrumentation. I cold not be more impressed or happy with everything I've heard on this album. I used to think grizzly bear albums had extreme peaks and valleys, but this is a climb to the top of everest and back, fulfillment.

It grows, and grows, ... and GROWS!

One of these rare albums that sounds better every time you hear it, until it becomes a part of you. When it does, you'll play it in from A to Z, not tolerating any interruptions, cherishing every moment of it. In my humble opinion, greatest full-length since Radiohead's "Kid A".


Formed: 2002 in Brooklyn, NY

Genre: Alternative

Years Active: '00s, '10s

Grizzly Bear began as a home recording project for Boston-bred experimentalist Edward Droste, the son of an elementary school teacher, who laid the groundwork for the band's otherworldly debut album on a small hand-held tape recorder while holed up for 15 months in his Greenpoint, Brooklyn, apartment. His homespun D.I.Y. effort took on new life with the help of multi-instrumentalist Christopher Bear, a Chicago native who had worked in a diverse range of musical...
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