While immensely enjoyable and beautifully executed, Halcyon Digest fails to venture outside of territory that hasn't already been fully charted by The Velvet Underground, The Strokes or Pavement though a band could hardly be inspired by a better group of artists.
High Point Tracks: "Sailing", "Desire Lines", "Coronado"
Ra Ra Riot - The Orchard
If you like Vampire Weekend, it is almost certain you will also like the latest offering from Ra Ra Riot as it is similarly polished, preppy and poppy but it lacks the wild energetic streak that has propelled VW to indie rock super stardom.
High Point Tracks: "You and I Know", "Too Dramatic", "Do You Remember"
Girl Talk - All Day
It takes a while for All Day to really get moving, but once it does, it never looks back with Girl Talk aka Gregg Gillis creating a constant stream of hard core booty shaking mashups that are breathtakingly sublime, often comical and utterly unforgettable.
High Point Tracks: Not Applicable
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