Not super happy with how this review turned out, but the fact that you can stream previews of the songs on the right-hand side of the thing makes clicking over there worth your time. Or, just go buy this album. It’s great.
If you live in/around the L.A. area, seriously consider attending these:
- Region: Miracle Mile
Music: Los Campesinos, Ramona Falls, and Girls
Vitals: El Rey Theatre on Friday, August 21
(details at LA Weekly).
- Region: Downtown
Music: Woods, Best Coast, Garbaj Kaetz, L.A. Fog, and Tearist
Vitals: The Smell on Monday, August 17
(details at LA Weekly)