I cannot explain in words how this album has gripped me. As a long time fan of Beach House from their more commercially successful albums, seeing the mediocre reviews of their earlier work has kept me away for so long. I'm realizing now this was a mistake. The passion in the vocals, the fuzzy synths (harpsichords??), the unpolished drum machines puttering along .... this album is so vivid.
It may not be for everyone, and it certainly appears not to be based on it's reviews. But, if you're a ... read more