Technicolor Health - Harlem Shakes
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  • Summary: The debut full-length album for the New York indie rock band was produced by Chris Zane.
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  1. In reality, Technicolor Health is a remarkably eclectic, dynamic album even in its use of rather obvious launching points.
  2. Technicolor Health is as bright and vital as the title implies.
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    Technicolor Health amply delivers on the promis of their 2007 EP, "Burning Birthdays." [Apr 2009, p.86]
  4. "This will be a better year," sing the Shakes on 'Strictly Game.' If based purely on the imagination shown in this innovative album, it will be.
  5. There is much potential here, and once you get past all of the sound-like gestures, the band's abilities can shine through. [Spring 2009, p.71]
  6. Maybe the record could have been improved by splitting up the opening duo of songs, maybe a less fussy production job could have done the trick.
  7. Fortunately, even if the band's lack of cynicism often veers to the opposite extreme, the Harlem Shakes' handshake-and-smile approach is hard to outright dislike.

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