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Download links and information about June 2009 by Toro Y Moi. This album was released in 2012 and it belongs to Electronica, Rock, Dancefloor, Pop, Dance Pop, Alternative genres. It contains 10 tracks with total duration of 28:50 minutes.

Artist: Toro Y Moi
Release date: 2012
Genre: Electronica, Rock, Dancefloor, Pop, Dance Pop, Alternative
Tracks: 10
Duration: 28:50
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Tracks

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No. Title Length
1. Best Around 1:27
2. Take the L to Leave 2:22
3. Girl Problems 2:42
4. Dead Pontoon 2:23
5. Ektelon 3:19
6. Drive South 3:38
7. Sad Sams 2:55
8. Talamak (First Version) 3:45
9. Warm Frames 2:40
10. New Loved Ones 3:39

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Toro y Moi’s Underneath the Pine was one of 2011's best albums: its combination of ethereal ambience, cool-toned funk, and pop melodicism hit the sweet spot. (Toro y Moi is the moniker of South Carolinian Chaz Bundick.) June 2009, released a year after Underneath the Pine, is a collection of the singer/songwriter's early efforts. One standout, “Take the L to Leave,” recalls Ariel Pink, and at various points (including the excellent “Ektelon”) lo-fi granddaddies Pavement come to mind. The brief, dreamy opening of “Dead Pontoon” is pure Toro y Moi; it has the distinctive hazy sound that Bundick later developed into fully formed pop songs. “Talamak,” which is on 2010’s Causers of This, is here in a less streamlined version. “Warm Frames” surrounds listeners with a cloud of layered vocals and gentle, reverberant guitar strumming. The closer, “New Loved Ones,” is what Bundick sounds like when things get stripped down to a song, a voice, and an acoustic guitar.