John Maus | Too Much Money

October 17, 2007 at 8:23 am (John Maus, New Music, Pop)

John Maus
While 80’s synth pop may be the most pervasive element of John Maus’ latest LP, don’t yourself be fooled; Love Is Real is a dark and fractured affair. A subtle, but effective, filter causes Maus’ vocals to sound slightly muffled, as though he’s singing from beneath a thick quilt. The entire record is marked by a sense of an abstruse sense of unease, as though something darker lurks just beneath the surface of this seemingly benign pop; there’s more here than you may initially believe.


John Maus – Too Much Money.mp3

[From Love Is Real, out soon on Upset The Rhythm]

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