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Indigo Girls Favorite Albums (by the numbers)

16 Jan

I decided to include every new song as 1 album.  Any Acoustic will be considered its own album.  Live tracks and acoustics that don’t make up an entire album might be listed in the ranking, but do not count towards the percentages.

 

self-titled (1989)

(50% awesome, 40% good, OK, meh, 10% skip out of 10 and 12 counting deluxe)

 

despite our differences (2006)

(46.2% awesome, 46.2% good, 23.1% OK, meh, skip out of 13 and 19 counting deluxe)

avg of awesome & good = 46.2%

nomads, Indians, and saints (1990)

(45.5% awesome, 54.5% good, OK, meh, skip out of 11 

and an interview and 2 live bonus tracks)

avg of awesome & good = 50%

Become You (2002)

(41.7% awesome, 33.4% good, 16.7% OK, 8.3% meh, skip out of 12)

avg of awesome & good =37.6%

poisidan and the bitter bug (2009)

(40% awesome, 40% good, 20% OK, meh, skip out of 10)

strange fire (1987)

(40% awesome, 40% good, 10% OK, meh, 10% skip out of 10 w/1 bonus tracks)

rites of passage (1992)

(30.8% awesome, 53.8% good, 15.4% OK, 7.7% meh, skip out of 13 and 15 counting bonus tracks)

avg of awesome & good =42.3%

one lost day (2015)

(30.8% awesome, 38.5% good, 30.8% OK, meh, skip out of 13)

avg of awesome & good =34.7%

come on now social (1999)

(28.6% awesome, 50% good, 21.4% OK, 7.1% meh, 7.1% skip out of 12 and 14 w/hidden tracks that count)

avg of awesome & good =39.3

LOOK LONG (2020)

(27.3% awesome, 54.5% good, 9.1% OK, 9.1 % meh, skip out of 11)

avg of awesome & good =40.9%

SHAMING OF THE SUN (1997)

(33% awesome, 33% good, 33% OK, meh, skip out of 12)

swamp ophelia (1994)

(18.2% awesome, 45.5% good, 27.3% OK, meh, 9.1% skip out of 11)

avg of awesome & good =31.9%

30.3% OK & up

ALL THAT WE LET IN (2004)

(27.3% awesome, 36.4% good, 18.2% OK, 18.2% meh, skip out of 11)

avg of awesome & good =31.9

27.3% OK & up

poisidan and the bitter bug Acoustic (2009)

(9.1% awesome, 63.6% good, 27.3% OK, meh, skip out of 11)

avg of awesome & good = 36.4%

beauty queen sister (2011)

(7.7% awesome, 38.5% good, 23.1% OK, 15.4% meh, 15.4% skip out of 13)

avg of awesome & good =23.1%