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It's often said that it's better to see a band play at their peak rather than trying to recapture it, but it'd be a cold, hard heart that begrudged Neutral Milk Hotel even an ounce of the love and goodwill that's been showered on them since they returned to playing live. They perform as if possessed of a newfound vitality and spirit, looking forward to what will be rather than what was, and giving their songs of honest simplicity a new lease of life.