Industrial Deals HPC Best Books of the Year Holiday Dress Guide nav_sap_plcc_ascpsc Jon Batiste Electronics Gift Guide Limited time offer Try it first with samples Handmade Gift Shop Holiday Home Gift Guide Book a house cleaner for 2 or more hours on Amazon TNF TNF TNF  Echo Devices starting at $29.99 Save $30 on All-New Fire HD 8. Limited-time offer. $20 off Kindle Paperwhite GNO Shop Now HTL17_gno

Customer Review

VINE VOICEon March 21, 2012
This is enjoyable, upbeat, sunny electro-pop that somehow doesn't feel like straight ahead electro-pop. Yes, the beats are danceable, the hooks are sunny and electric, but the songwriting feels like it comes from a more confessional place, from a singer/songwriter sort of vibe, and that is pretty refreshing. Vocally, I am reminded a little of Vampire Weekend in the delivery and vocal tone, and some of the repeated snare drum rhythms remind me of South African/Soweto rhythms, especially in "All of Me". Not that this is in any way a "world music" sort of album, but it is rhythmically interesting. Hints of Technique era New Order influence can be found in the wall of background guitar/synth, and the rich production that still seems pleasantly rough instead of overproduced--lots of nice details, but not done to death. Overall, a really enjoyable album, and well worth a spin. 5 stars for how happy it makes me when I listen to it, for the catchy rhythms, and the great tunes. Check it out!
0Comment| 6 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Report abuse| Permalink
What's this?

What are product links?

In the text of your review, you can link directly to any product offered on To insert a product link, follow these steps:
1. Find the product you want to reference on
2. Copy the web address of the product
3. Click Insert product link
4. Paste the web address in the box
5. Click Select
6. Selecting the item displayed will insert text that looks like this: [[ASIN:014312854XHamlet (The Pelican Shakespeare)]]
7. When your review is displayed on, this text will be transformed into a hyperlink, like so:Hamlet (The Pelican Shakespeare)

You are limited to 10 product links in your review, and your link text may not be longer than 256 characters.

Product Details

4.5 out of 5 stars
$10.32+ Free shipping with Amazon Prime