Is it officially old enough to call a classic?
At 10 years old, Merryweather Post Pavilion is no less the monument to summery, youthful exuberence that it was when it came out, as well as continuing to serve as inspiration for indie bands going forward.
The album doesn't miss a single beat. Every track is a mesmerizing sonic collage of warm, evocative, exciting sounds. A music festival, an amusement park, and the zoo are places the album feels like it could fittingly soundtrack.
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