Album: Port Entropy
That shift away from his lo-fi aesthetic was, in many respects, an expected one. But was perhaps not as expected was the wholesale shift in tone that Tokumaru has taken. Tokumaru’s work has always been accurately described as “sweet,” “innocent” and “fun”—but tracks on Port Entropy take what were already fairly safe characterizations and cement them beyond reconsideration.
Consider “Lahaha,” by far the album’s standout track. Without a doubt one of Tokumaru’s most masterful songs, “Lahaha” is driving, catchy, and, most significantly, instantly recognizable. Unlike the vast majority of Tokumaru’s previous output, it...
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