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Faunts / Feel.Love.Thinking.Of
Album:Feel.Love.Thinking.Of Collection:General
Artist:Faunts Added:Feb 2009
Label:Friendly Fire Recordings 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2009-05-03 Pull Date:2009-07-05 
Week Ending:Jun 28Jun 7May 31May 24May 17

 Recent Airplay
1.Nov 27, 2009:Radiophonic
4.Jun 04, 2009:Radiophonic
It Hurts Me All The Time
2.Jun 26, 2009:Hipster Garbage
I Think I'll Start A Fire
5.Jun 02, 2009:tomayto and tomahto
I Think I'll Start A Fire
3.Jun 25, 2009:Jokers Wild
Lights Are Always On
6.May 26, 2009:Tomayto and Tomahto
It Hurts Me All The Time

Album Review
Reviewed 2009-04-21 
Faunts “Feel.Love.Thinking.Of.” Soft male vox layered with symphonic electro sounds - synth, electric guitar, computer eeps & bleeps all combine together through tight arrangement & instrumentation to relax you. Aptly described as “ambient yet driving” Faunts makes electronic/indie/shoegaze music a la School of Seven Bells and M83- I dig it! Group is from Edmonton, Alberta & contains 3 Batke brothers (Tim, Steven & Rob) plus 3 more members – all self-proclaimed perfectionists. Start with 3, 1, 7 No FCCs
Basil baileyr@stanford.edu
1) ***upbeat synth, tribal drums jump around your ears, ambient electric guitar drags notes across the layers of music; computer bleeps dazzle, not annoy
2) blah – no need to play
3) *** driving drums, wonderful shoegazey synth wanderings; catchy lyrics
4) *some grungy layered guitar work, soft duet gives it an extra dimension
5) **bit slower; synth bends around itself, drums rattle confidently, electro sounds freestyle about, breathy vocals; get lost in the mellow!
6) *starts out like a futuristic action film – stealthy yet anxious fluttering of electric noise; echoed claps bring it into motion; trance baby! No vox here
7) **‘80s echoed clap & jazzy repeated guitar riffs; soft vox on top of sassy muzak
8) * Hot Chip like pauses, electro pulses; edgy guitar & drums kick in & by midway it has built to hazy noise tickled by double claps & bleeps; last 1:45 is pretty much drone
9) oh that latin heartbeat sounds good in my Boses! Sadly it fades into trite ambient guitar
10) *peppy pop beat works nicely next to falsetto vox; instruments layer & mix well

Track Listing
1.Feel.Love.Thinking.Of 6.Das Malefitz
2.Input 7.I Think I'll Start A Fire
3.It Hurts Me All The Time 8.Alarmed/Lights
4.Out On A Limb 9.So Far Away
5.Lights Are Always On 10.Explain