I may have hastily overblown my smack talk about the last album, but its only because I worship the insane skills of Marc Okubo, and uh, man, some of those songs are hard to get through.

Perhaps somewhere in the middle then, it is that I lay this post before you and proclaim that the song “Pool Spray” has the most insanely catchy poppy chorus I’ve heard in a while.

Its odd, there’s actually several good songs on the new album, in between several I just can’t stomach. I made my own version of the album on Spotify by selectively controlling that playlist. Now if they would just release that version of vinyl…