LP (Discovery album)

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LP
Discovery - LP -2009-.jpg
Studio album by Discovery
ReleasedJuly 7, 2009 (2009-07-07)
RecordedJuly 2005 – January 2009
Genre
Length29:54
LabelXL
ProducerRostam Batmanglij, Wes Miles, Ezra Koenig

LP is the debut album by the band Discovery, released July 7, 2009 on vinyl on July 14, 2009 on CD via XL Recordings.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4/5 stars [1]
The A.V. ClubA−[2]
Drowned In Sound4/10[3]
The New York TimesFavorable[4]
NME7/10[5]
Pitchfork Media6.8/10[6]
Planet Sound4/10[7]
Rolling Stone3/5 stars [8]
Robert Christgau(choice cut)[9]

Initial critical response to LP was generally favorable.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Orange Shirt"Rostam Batmanglij, Wes Miles3:31
2."Osaka Loop Line"Batmanglij, Miles, Ezra Koenig4:02
3."Can You Discover?"Batmanglij, Miles2:22
4."I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend" (featuring Angel Deradoorian)Batmanglij, Miles2:40
5."So Insane"Batmanglij, Miles3:13
6."Swing Tree"Batmanglij, Miles2:38
7."Carby" (featuring Ezra Koenig)Batmanglij, Miles, Koenig3:07
8."I Want You Back"Batmanglij, Miles, The Corporation3:26
9."It's Not My Fault (It's My Fault)"Batmanglij, Miles2:34
10."Slang Tang"Batmanglij, Miles2:28

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ LP at AllMusic
  2. ^ Marc Hawthorne.The A.V. Club review The A.V. Club. 7 July 2009. Retrieved 9 December 2011.
  3. ^ Andrzej Lukowski. Drowned in Sound review Drowned in Sound. 9 July 2009. Retrieved 9 December 2011.
  4. ^ Jon Pareles.New CDs. The New York Times. 20 July 2009. Retrieved 9 December 2011.
  5. ^ Alex Miller. [1] NME. Retrieved 9 December 2011.
  6. ^ Plagenhoef, Scott (9 July 2009). "Album Reviews: Discovery: LP". Retrieved 9 December 2011.
  7. ^ Earls, John (2 July 2009). "Review: Discovery/LP". Teletext. Retrieved 9 December 2011.
  8. ^ [2]
  9. ^ Robert Christgau. Robert Christgau: CG: Discovery robertchristgau.com. Retrieved 9 December 2011.