"You're Welcome" moves along on a stutter-step beat as a flurry of electronic blips and beeps build in the song's periphery. It's one of the few places where the band (and producer Matt Hyde) tinkers with the dual-vocal emo formula. The next track, "Close Range," sneaks in a fuzzy, descending stoner-rock riff amid all the high-neck guitar riffage. Things get heavy with the closing track "Nuclear Sunrise," a raga-tinged rocker with a regrettable bongo-filled coda that finds singer Joseph Hamilton exhorting the listener to "get off your ass and start a revolution." Really? Are people still singing about that, especially at the end of some vague, post-apocalyptic love song? So They Say would do well to remember that revolutions start on the inside and that it's OK to take a chance on revolutionizing what has become a staid genre.
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