I would place it on the shelf between Augie March and Mercury Rev.
God’s Favorite Customer (or Mr Tillman’s Wild Ride) is the fourth studio album by American musician Josh Tillman under the stage name Father John Misty. It was released by Sub Pop and Bella Union on June 1, 2018.
There is something compelling about this album. It’s sorrowful hope really grabbed me. Made me stop, listen and reflect.