The sonics on California share a similar tone to Diplo's first full-length release: slow & melancholic, a bit of a departure from his signature sound. This record reflects on the bleak underside of fame & excess in Hollywood.
Anything in Return serves as a tidy synopsis of everywhere Bundick has taken Toro Y Moi to date. So there's silky R&B, roller-rink pop, bubblegum funk, tasteful chillout music, all unified by a voice that's grown more confident with time. -Pitchfork
Tremblers And Goggles By Rank marks a new phase in Robert Pollard's songwriting evolution. His songs have always included non-traditional approaches to form and song structure, but with this album, he has pushed it further than ever.