I've taken to listening to these while I edit my photos on my other, ancient, Mac, rather than trying to comment on them as they play, thus freeing up my hands from trotting out the same old alienated and irrelevant cliches.
A had an enjoyabe sound. I wasn't bothered by the vocals, but then Again, I really like Mercury Rev. There was a thread about B recently, and I checked out some of his stuff. Pretty fine, I though, and Snee's comment is spot on, but, as I said, I like Mercury Rev. Good tie A