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Black Kids - Wizard Of Ahhhs

I know I’m a little late to the game on this one, but allow me to just add my two cents.

“I’m Not Gonna Teach Your Boyfriend How To Dance With You” is a gorgeous slice of indie pie. Playful synths right up front, echoing vocals, boy/girl singalongs,, call and response, bouncy bass, not to mention a simple song structure. In fact, the repetition and the lack of extrapolation are really the band’s weakest point. Definitely an infectious song worth putting on repeat.

Black Kids – “I’m Not Gonna Teach Your Boyfriend How To Dance With You” [via]

Likewise, “Hit the Heartbrakes” has that catchy-as-hell quality in the chorus, with the same types of vocals as their single. It is a much more guitar-focus song than “…Dance With You”, “Hit the Heartbrakes” and thus avoids the repetitious trap, utilizing a guitar solo and a half-assed synth “bridge” to shake up the structure. Nonetheless, it’s still an exceptional track.

Black Kids – “Hit the Heartbrakes

Black Kids – “I Underestimated My Charm (Again)“[via]

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