Sylvan Esso, an electronic-music duo from Durham, breaks out with an impressive debut album. For all its high-tech ambience, “Sylvan Esso” is a truly organic-sounding work in that not a thing on it sounds the least bit forced or unnatural.
Sylvan Esso, an electronic-music duo from Durham, breaks out with an impressive debut album. For all its high-tech ambience, “Sylvan Esso” is a truly organic-sounding work in that not a thing on it sounds the least bit forced or unnatural. TELL.ALL.YOUR.FRIENDS PR
Sylvan Esso, an electronic-music duo from Durham, breaks out with an impressive debut album. For all its high-tech ambience, “Sylvan Esso” is a truly organic-sounding work in that not a thing on it sounds the least bit forced or unnatural. TELL.ALL.YOUR.FRIENDS PR
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May 08, 2014 08:00 PM

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