ARTIST / BAND: The Shortwave Set!
MP3s: "No Social"
ALBUM: Replica Sun Machine
FILE UNDER: Acoustic / Electronica / Down-tempo
LABEL: Wall of Sound
INFO: From South East London to California on borrowed air miles, self-belief and the ton of goodwill generated by their much-loved debut The Debt Collection to record their self-financed second album with Danger Mouse. There they availed themselves of the string arranging talents of the legendary Van Dyke Parks (Beach Boys legendary collaborator on Smile) and the distinctive viola playing of John Cale (Velvet Underground).