First Listen: Night Beds, ‘Ivywild’

Night Beds' Ivywild is out Aug. 7 via Dead Oceans. (Luca Venter/Courtesy of the artist)
Night Beds’ Ivywild is out Aug. 7 via Dead Oceans. (Luca Venter/Courtesy of the artist)

Here’s a very long review of Night Beds’ Ivywild — a very long, ambitious new album of smooth and steamy R&B and electronic pop — written for NPR Music’s First Listen series.