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Avicii: True: Avicii By Avicii

Iman Lababedi, RockNYC, 29 March 2014

TRUE, WHEN it comes to EDM you have to be a little conservative and reactionary at the same time because if dance ain't dance, well, what is it? It is a blancmange of sound and EDM refers not to House or Chicago or dubstep or anything but rather songs with various lead singers singing MOR. Like Avicii's True: an album about as damaging as Guetta's work with BEPs was fixing.

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