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View Poll Results: Rate and Discuss Vampire Weekend:Contra
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Old 01-26-2011, 02:14 PM   #31 (permalink)
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I actually went and picked up this album the week it came out. It was ok in my book, not nearly comparable to the first album though.
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Old 01-27-2011, 02:07 AM   #32 (permalink)
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I think it's way better than their self titled.
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Old 02-19-2011, 07:39 PM   #33 (permalink)
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I like the direction they've taken. I definitely think it's deeper than the first, which is why I like this one better. I think they toned down the oxford preppyness of the first album just the right amount.
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Old 04-23-2011, 08:39 PM   #34 (permalink)
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i dont think this post is making me confident in buying this album
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Old 04-29-2011, 05:56 AM   #35 (permalink)
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it sounds a bit too much like Paul Simon's Rhythm of the Saints, TBH, with electronics replacing the real percussion

and I don't really like vocalist's register shifts
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