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Monday, July 13, 2009

Track of the Day: Moped

Posted By on Mon, Jul 13, 2009 at 11:15 AM

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Looking for light, airy electro to go with this week's summery temps? Give a listen to local boys Moped, who give dancefloors a balmy sheen with cool sax flourishes and spacious synth melodies. The duo of Peter Gavin (vocals, sax, bass and synth) and Scott Eberhardt  (beat master) have long boosted Amnesia's patrons off the bar stools and into motion, but you can check out their chill-in-the-sunshine tunes at home too, thanks to Moped Moves On. From the wordless "That Sun" to the gentle vocals of "Form," these breezy tunes are meant to elevate moods (and heels) with feathery instrumentals and fun samples (kids and distorted steel drums). (RIYL: Windsurf)

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