30 Best Albums of 2010


Maximum Balloon, 'Maximum Balloon'

Rolling Stone

Maximum Balloon, 'Maximum Balloon'


TV on the Radio's Dave Sitek is indie-rock's most visionary producer — the Phil Spector of 21st century Brooklyn. His solo project is a great headphone record that's also staggeringly groovy, with soulful guest vocals from TVOTR's Tunde Adebimpe, Karen O, and David Byrne, and a blend of gothic synths and sleek beats. It's the sound of a studio rat loosening up and basking in the discotheque's glitterball glare.

Will Hermes' Original Review
Feature: TV on the Radio's Dave Sitek on His Poppy New Disc