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On Caracal, Disclosure are starting to leave dance music behind

Guy and Howard Lawrence the brothers who make up ascendant duo Disclosure are a little like the Joffrey and Tommen Baratheon of dance music. For those of you who aren t Game of Thrones fans, this means they re young, British, and can t help but look a little smug. (I'm not casting any aspersions on their parentage or their inclination toward pure evil.) The key detail is that, like those fictional Baratheons, the boys of Disclosure sit on a throne many people would have you believe they don't deserve.

Joffrey and Tommen's was made of repurposed swords; Guy and Howard's is made of recycled beats, chart certifications, and essays about the state of British electronic music. Caracal is their second full-length album, and it represents...

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