Dntel, ‘Aimlessness’ (Pampa)
Release Date: June 5, 2012
The Postal man rings again but delivers a package in pieces, jumbling pop tracks with pleasant avant-garde ones.
Devon Welsh has no interest in small talk. The Montreal-based songwriter, the bug-eyed and baritone half of art-pop duo Majical Cloudz, only seeks out sincere, high-stakes conversations — at least on record, if not in person. Welsh’s lyrics waste no time on pleasantries, on gently acclimating the listener to his preferred topics of discussion, which… More »