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Discovery / Lp
Album:Lp Collection:General
Artist:Discovery Added:Aug 2009
Label:Xl Recording 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2009-08-30 Pull Date:2009-11-01 
Week Ending:Nov 1Oct 25Oct 11Oct 4Sep 27Sep 20Sep 6

 Recent Airplay
1.Jan 10, 2023:Well Mixed
Osaka Loop Line
4.Aug 16, 2014:Trail Mix
Slang Tang
2.Feb 16, 2017:All Passion No Technique
Swing Tree
5.Jun 14, 2014:Saturday Mix
I Want You Back
3.Feb 10, 2015:Radio Personality
Swing Tree
6.Nov 14, 2013:All Things Go
Orange Skirt

Album Review
Truc Nguyen
Reviewed 2009-08-23 
Discovery - Discovery LP

This is a side project between some guy in Vampire Weekend and another guy in Ra Ra Riot. Combines elements of indie rock, funk, and at times sounds like a mainstream pop/rap track in a self-conscious mocking way. Sounds like they're messing around, having fun and not taking themselves too seriously. For fans of Passion Pit and The Dirty Projectors.
Reviewed by Truc

1. (3:31) Slow-mid tempo. clashing cymbals (?) overdubbed vocals. This sounds like it could be on commercial radio. Lyrics are pretty lol (in a good way!).
2. (4:02) ** Slow-mid tempo. Bloopy electronic stuff, like arcade sounds. Vocals are pretty good.
3. (2:23) Slow-mid. Sounds like a tongue-in-cheek parody of Justin Timberlake or something.
4. (2:40) Slow grindy beat. Guest vocals from Angel (female) of The Dirty Projectors. Lots of delays, loops. Choppy vocals.
5. (3:13) *** Mid-fast bouncy choppy song. More starting and stopping vocals echoes and overproduced sound.
6. (2:38) Tinkly synth, lots of blippy and bloopy stuff.
7. (3:07) Bouncing bass beat, intro sounds like mainstream pop/hip hop with an electobeat. Slows down and rises again.
8. (3:26) *** Jackson 5 cover. More overproduced sounds. Way overdubbed vocals with echo. This song would be amazing if you're on ecstasy.
9. (2:34) Thumping and clapping mid-tempo.
10. (2:28) Synthy funky beat, slow harmonized vocals.

Track Listing
1.Orange Skirt 6.Swing Tree
2.Osaka Loop Line 7.Carby
3.Can You Discover? 8.I Want You Back
4.I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend 9.It's Not My Fault (It's My Fault)
5.So Insane 10.Slang Tang