is the realization of plump immersion in the moment while still flowing with the stream. It feels just like the half-way point through first fall semester away in a crisply orange-leaved town. Dreary-tinged, easy fun. LA’s Letting Up Despite Great Faults judiciously applies warmly enhancing synth effects to the very pleasant surprise of a well-toned body of songs in their new self-titled album, Letting Up Despite Great Faults (10/13/09, New Words). Click HERE to listen to three more songs from the album. Then go buy it HERE . It’s the perfect slouchy cableknit for breezy days and changing seasons.