#17. “A Crow Looked at Me” by Mount Eerie



– Metascore: 93

– Release date: March 24, 2017

Songwriter Phil Elverum, who records under the name Mount Eerie, made the concept album “A Crow Looked at Me” in tribute to his late wife Genevieve Castrée. She died of pancreatic cancer in 2015, leaving him with their daughter born a year and half earlier. He sings about grief, memory, loss, and gratitude.