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06.16.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
I'd dismissed Manners, the debut album for Boston's indie-electro fetishists Passion Pit, after a couple grating initial listens and reading some icy reviews from sources I trust that seemed to confirm my first read. I've been revisiting the record over the last couple weeks, though, swayed by friends who are utterly smitten with it, and sure enough, I've come around to it. I still can'...
03.10.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Shepherd Express Staff
Last year young Swedish singer Lykke Li teamed up with Bj�rn Yttling of Peter, Bj�rn and John to release her debut album, Youth Novels, an unlikely collection of sweet yet sophisticated electro-pop at times as catchy and immediate as anything on pop radio, at others as dense and challenging as a Rubik's Cube. Praise was immediate from the blogosphere and Web sites like Pitchfork Media, but Li has ...