Electronic: Year in Review 2010

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3. LCD Soundsystem This Is Happening (DFA)
In what could end up being LCD Soundsystem's last album, James Murphy went out with a bang. Or make that a "Pow Pow." Giving us another one of his tailor-made history lessons, he revisited Bowie, the Talking Heads and Gary Numan, all with his own modernist touch. And while he's often regarded as a producer with his sights set on the clubs, This Is Happening proved to be an even more contemplative, inward look than 2007's soul-bearing Sound of Silver. If it's the "end of an era," as he tells us, at least he left us with his best.
Cam Lindsay

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soul-baring not "soul-bearing"
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Where the hell is Four Tet!?
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"to sound both familiar and like nothing you've ever heard." so true.

Pretty Lights & Emancipator had runners too.
Check out my top ten :) http://silencenogood.net/...-top-albums/
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