John Hughes really needs to come out of hiding, because Volcano, I'm Still Excited!! has orchestrated a debut album that has all the basic ingredients for a Hughesian soundtrack: unrequited love, heartbreak, desperation, and sweetly raging hormones. The New York-based band's penchant for catchy, pretty pop songs reinforces this theory, and the bass-less setup (just organ, guitar, and drums) leaves more room for singer Mark Duplass' urgent, lovesick vocals to seduce you and then ignore you at the high school dance. Everyone knows the most memorable '80s love songs are the ones that get your toes tapping and have a silly "woo-hoo"... More >>>