The Weight Is A Gift

Album Review of The Weight Is A Gift by Nada Surf.

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The Weight Is A Gift

Nada Surf

The Weight Is A Gift by Nada Surf

Release Date: Sep 13, 2005
Record label: Barsuk
Genre(s): Indie, Rock

90 Music Critic Score
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The Weight Is A Gift - Excellent, Based on 1 Critics

AllMusic - 90
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Upon its reissue in 2003, Let Go had already positioned itself to be an indie rock milestone in the making for Nada Surf. They'd left the major labels behind for Barsuk and remained for their fourth album, The Weight Is a Gift. The punk threads found on Let Go are much more relaxed this time out. The snarky, boyish charm of High/Low, which made the band a brief mainstream favorite in the mid-'90s, won't ever fade, but ten years later Nada Surf don't appear to be that interested in the angst-ridden, fashionable appeal that they once.

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