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Beirut's first album was the brainchild of Zach Condon, who was only 19 when the album was released and became an overnight indie hit to his own—and others'—surprise.
This six-track album served as an enjoyable musical stopgap between Beirut's successful first album and a follow-up full-length album.
This skilled and fascinating sophomore album came out just months after Lon Gisland.
Zach Condon kept up his global travels and shifting fascinations with this double EP recorded partially in Oaxaca, Mexico.