Arena-sized rock with pristine polish meets the murky waters of life’s obstacles.
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The fact that this transitional album exists at all is what makes it special.
A piece of self-discovery that trusts its audience enough to eschew hand-holding and easy answers.
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The Animal Collective founder creates an album awash with sound that envelops the listener in a gentle, serene manner.
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