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I can't give five stars as there are some weaker moments in this album, but overall it is a great and varied collection of songs. It was my first "Death Cab" purchase, and from the first chord of The New Year I was grinning from ear to ear (in the same way as when I first heard The Bends by Radiohead), it's such a great song.
From here on in it is a fairly eclectic journey as the band are neither musically or lyrically cliched in any way and are by no means just another "emo" band.
By the time you reach Tiny Vessels, you had better have a spare twenty minutes uninterrupted as you won't want to be disturbed through the last group of songs, it segues beautifully into the… Read more