They swapped out one of the electric guitars for an acoustic, chilled out the drums, but that is just not enough for the sea change in The Morning Benders' attitude here. You know what it is? Chris Chu's wardrobe. Dude has got a lot of chest showing. Mellow summer! Which is exactly what these tracks sound like—including unheralded album cuts "All Day Day Light" and "Cold War." Someone pump this through the Jitney speakers.
July 09, 2010