Conor Oberst-Salutations (2017)

My Rating: 85% B++

Pitchfork Rating: 66%

Rolling Stone Rating: 70%

Metacritic Rating: 81%

Average Rating: 75.5%

Tracklist (Standout songs underlined):

  1. Too Late to Fixate
  2. Gossamer Thin
  3. Overdue
  4. Afterthought
  5. Next of Kin
  6. Napalm
  7. Mamah Borthwick (A Sketch)
  8. Till St. Dymphna Kicks Us Out
  9. Barbary Coast (Later)
  10. Tachycardia
  11. Empty Hotel By The Sea
  12. Anytime Soon
  13. Counting Sheep
  14. Rain Follows the Plow
  15. You All Loved Him Once
  16. A Little Uncanny
  17. Salutations

Favourite Song on Album:

Listen to This Album When You’re:

Ready for a more uplifting version of Mr. Oberst

Thoughts on Album Cover:

It’s awesome, love the colours and the photo really fits his style.

Want to Own on Vinyl?:

Hellllllllllllll ya.

Final Thoughts:

Conor Oberst is always a good time (if by good, you mean typically really depressing). I love his weird voice and loving the harmonica on this album, it’s a great selection of tracks, I’m sure any Oberst fans will be pleased, and any newcomers will be curious to hear more.

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