Given that these are re-recordings it’s difficult to deem them instant classics, but with Beal’s ideological shift its hard to ignore the fact that these are songs that have finally achieved their full potential.
I believe it’s important for everyone to know the capabilities of this ultra-talented songwriter, and on this EP he does a damn good job showing it off by himself.
If Undersea does indeed signify the beginning of a new chapter for The Antlers, it’s pretty great so far.
TNGHT may clock in at under 16 minutes, but it’s the most satisfying quarter-hour blast you’ll hear this year.
The Face is a complete statement that overloads all possible cylinders
It’s as much of a technical, puzzle-piece spider-web as it is an emotionally exhausting workout.