The First Days of Spring is the favourite album of 2009 on Lycanthropy's online blog
"The First Days of Spring is a beautifully crafted emotional journey; the album is flawless—the music, lyrics, Fink’s vocal, the ordering of the tracks, and the album cover art—Noah And The Whale have created a masterpiece!"
The First Days of Spring is also in Rebel Frequencies Blog
top 25 albums of 2009
"with their sophomore The First Days of Spring, Noah and the Whale have certainly raised the bar. The simple story of a man falling out of love suddenly becomes epic throughout this album's tracks."
NPR listeners have voted in an online ballot for their top 50 albums of 2009, with Noah and the Whale's "The First Days or Spring" coming in at number 48. Check out the full list over on NPR.org
have also released their Top Albums of 2009 list, with Noah and the Whale placing at number 11. Check out their full list and their album reviews over on SnobsMusic.net