Though operating in the 21st century, Foster the People is in many ways a vintage new wave group -- and that's a compliment. "Coming of Age," like the group's 2011 smash "Pumped Up Kicks" and other material from debut album "Torches," boasts the same kinetic, big-beat catchiness and effortless melodies as many '80s MTV hits, with highly produced hooks coming from all directions. The big difference this time is a more prominent guitar, which riffs into the song's opening and accents each chorus on its way to a bona fide solo break after the first refrain.

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