Listened Beach House’s ‘Teen Dream’ Turns 10 from Stereogum

With Teen Dream, Beach House became a touchstone for melancholic nostalgia. Their songs have such a marvelous, effortless sweep. But they were never as dreamy as they were made out to be; a lot of Beach House songs are closer to nightmares, like walking down endless hallways searching for an answer that doesnโ€™t exist. Theyโ€™d refine the formula they established on Teen Dream throughout the rest of their career, find new ways to define love by tragedy.