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Luke Temple: Good Mood Fool

Why would a songwriter who’d built up a respectable career in the indie world torpedo a thoughtful discography with an album that sounds like Paul Simon covering Prince? Well, for one, because it’s awesome.

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Perfection in the Flaws: An Interview with Here We Go Magic

Here We Go Magic’s third album brings a new kind of clarity to Luke Temple’s agitated, rhythmic pop aesthetic, giving each element of the sound space to resonate. Temple credits Nigel Godrich with helping the band focus on essentials, showing them how to strive for perfection while tolerating occasional flaws.

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Here We Go Magic: Pigeons

Pigeons may not be the defining moment all the blog buzz hinted at, and Luke Temple may still have several rough patches to smooth out in his songwriting process, but with Here We Go Magic's subtly enchanting second record, it sure is fun to listen to him work out the kinks.

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