Electr-o-pura Combining homespun charm, critical sophistication, and a fan's enthusiasm, Yo La Tengo sounds like a well-adjusted Velvet Underground. Electr-O-Pura 's songs run the gamut from… Electr-o-pura Combining homespun charm, critical sophistication, and a fan's enthusiasm, Yo La Tengo sounds like a well-adjusted Velvet Underground. Electr-O-Pura 's songs run the gamut from… Yo La Tengo Indie Rock
Music Review

Electr-O-Pura (1995)

EW's GRADE
A

Details Lead Performance: Yo La Tengo; Genre: Indie Rock

Combining homespun charm, critical sophistication, and a fan's enthusiasm, Yo La Tengo sounds like a well-adjusted Velvet Underground. Electr-O-Pura's songs run the gamut from loopy pop to pensive folk to flat-out weird; their unpretentious honesty brings them together into a musically and emotionally satisfying whole. A

Originally posted May 26, 1995 Published in issue #276 May 26, 1995 Order article reprints
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