Formal rigor, not raw originality, is the guiding force behind Crystal Castle’s Amnesty (I).
III is an album of earnest, expansive electronica from a duo few are expecting such sincerity from.
The differences are subtle, but the key advance made is one of generosity.
I love this stuff and Spilt Milk is some kind of genius missing link.
There are only a few different types of songs on Crystal Castles’ intermittently exciting self-titled debut.
Honestly, I’m not really sure how it’s possible that South by Southwest exists.