I once told Alan Palomo in person he looked like Jake Gyllenhaal, to which he replied jokingly, “Only my mom thinks that.” But judging from the pic above, I’d say the new look for the former Austinite is more resembling of a Keanu Reeves. Nevertheless, Neon Indian has returned, and on September 13, he will drop Era Extrana, his highly anticipated follow-up to the brilliant Psychic Chasms, my pick for Album of the Year way back in 2009. The first leaked track is called “Fallout,” which you can stream here at Pitchfork, and you can download via the widget below. Not sure what I think of the track yet, to be honest – pretty low-key compared to the dance-heavy vibe “Deadbeat Summer” and “Terminally Chill” brought. Perhaps it will grow on me as September rolls around.
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