Being so Normal

Peach Pit - Being so Normal
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Based on 173 ratings
2017 Ratings: #132
Liked by 16 people
September 15, 2017 / Release Date
LP / Format
Kingfisher Bluez / Label
Indie Pop / Genres
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The indie groove

I was gonna see Peach Pit live but then it got postponed :/ BUT ITS OKAY because I’m seeing Beach House as well and I’m gonna ascend. Okay yeah anyways, this is solid as all hell. I don’t think it’s the best indie album ever but it just serves you up with some bangers. Has some constantly tight live performances and a lot of really catchy bops. My favorite has gotta be Alrighty Aphrodite. I know it’s their “hit” but it is just so ... read more


This album is quietly superior to every other indie pop album of the 2018, plus Neil’s voice is beloved by my brain.
Drop the guillotine made me feel sympathy for a man.
Being so normal said “you’re feeling stuck but that’s ok”
Techno Show told me I could cancel on that thing I didn’t want to go to and watch BBC iplayer instead.
Alrighty Aphrodite lived rent free in my head all of 2018.
Chagu’s side turn was really when Neil said “let’s ... read more


A refreshing take on indie-pop/rock. Very easy listen and groovy guitar solos.


Modestly defeats every almost every other Indie album of the decade.
Infectious hooks, clever lyrics, and one of the most interesting singing voices I've ever come across.
Consistently amazes me, with not a single weak song on the whole LP.


This album is fucking electric. I will come back and write more one day but for now all I have to say is take some time and listen to this album - please.


A refreshing take on indie-pop/rock. Very easy listen and groovy guitar solos.

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Track List

  1. Drop the Guillotine
  2. Being so Normal
  3. Techno Show
  4. Alrighty Aphrodite
  5. Chagu's Sideturn
  6. Not Me
  7. Hot Knifer
  8. Private Presley
  9. Tommy's Party
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Added on: January 2, 2018