Because it is apparently no longer possible to release a high-profile indie rock record without first streaming it on the NPR website for two weeks, electronically minded duo Ratatat's new album, LP4
, is available here
, for your listening pleasure form now until its official release on June 8th. I'm only a couple songs in, but it's every bit as complex and strange and completely, obsessively labored over as I was expecting/hoping. Also worth noting is that this is that I feel like I'm doing the band a huge disservice by listening to this on laptop speakers. Such is life, I suppose.