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Simian Mobile Disco 

Wednesday, Nov 25 2009

Simian Mobile Disco's James Ford and James Shaw tweak their pulsing electronic assemblage into a mass of pastiche moments. The British duo's latest full-length, Temporary Pleasure, nods to acid's undulating squelches, freestyle's syncopation, machine soul's compressed bleep-beats, and bristling electrohouse. Insistent bass throbs underneath disembodied guest vocals and disco-tech embellishments.

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