If you haven’t listened to, watched, or heard about Beirut, I’m here to fix all of that for you in one fell swoop. Shhh. No no. Don’t argue. Just do as I say. I’m fixing it, damn it!
Step 2: Go listen to the treasury of other aural treats here and revel in the way singer Zach Condon harmonizes with himself, the multi-layered soundscapes that he and the band create, and, well, the way that this music makes you feel.
Step 3: Purchase albums.
Step 4: Find yourself unable–and unwilling–to cease listening to some or all of “The Flying Club Cup.”
Step 5: Come back here to tell me about it, then we’ll plan when we’re going to a show/how we’re going to get Zach Condon to marry me.