HAIM ~ Summer Girl

Not quite the song-of-the-summer candidate promised by the title but a delightfully odd little tune nonetheless with which the L.A. sisters Alana, Danielle and Este Haim pay tribute to the other cultural capital in the song’s saxophone lick and doo-doo-doo vocal refrain, both borrowed from Lou Reed’s iconic New York City salute “Walk on the Wild Side.

Mikael Wood, Los Angeles Times