We once used to wonder what it would sound like to whip up a healthy feisty mix of dream pop and hip hop - rap and now, thanks to this tasty earbite, we have an idea. Definitely taking a walk on the dark side, underlined by both the music and vocals, this is still definitely worth the listen.
The horns in this bouncy lo-fi surf-garage number? Synthesized. But the off-key backup vocals? They're real.
I bought an old box of Fruit Brute on eBay last week and it had one of those paper records attached to it. The song was so rad, I had to digitize it to share with MeFi. [more inside]
These are the greatest days, and this is optimism rock from The Forget.
Casiotronic feel-good in a can.