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L.A. Takedown


Second LP from Aaron M. Olson's instrumental seven-piece

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  1. 7.0 |   The Music

    A playful safari on the moon with distinctly small screen cinematographic aspirations
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  2. 7.0 |   Loud And Quiet

    The sound of musicians enjoying themselves while they push themselves sonically and musically
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  3. 7.0 |   All Music

    L.A. Takedown have constructed a somewhat chilled but still frequently exciting vision of Los Angeles, rooted in the '80s but letting other eras and locales seep in
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  4. 7.0 |   The 405

    They bolstered their sound with the addition of many new instruments for this album, and it seems like they could comfortably and capably add vocals to the mix for their next outing
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  5. 7.0 |   Mixmag

    If you’ve got a predilection for Vampire Weekend’s baroque alt-pop, Tame Impala’s psychedelica or the hazy bombast of M83 you’ll find this a comforting, welcoming destination
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  6. 7.0 |   Uncut

    II mixes sweeping, retro-futuristic synth-pop with brazenly outre guitar shredding and motorik beats. Print edition only

  7. 6.0 |   Mojo

    At it's best, II packs a winning, sun-scorched lethargy. Print edition only

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