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  1. Best photos of MusicfestNW 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Oregonian

    ... water bottles and sunscreen. 3. Add Lost Lander to the Portland school of rock that includes Radiation City and the Shins' recent stuff: catchy, synth-filled indie rock intended for shouting along. The late afternoon crowd was too thin to feel the ...


  2. We've Officially Determined When Old Portland DiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Willamette Week

    ... 2000s are when the Blazers said, fuck it, we're famous, and became the Jail Blazers. Everything we did was cool: The Shins and The Decemberists , you revisionist historians might not remember, were fucking killing it locally and nationally and ...


  3. What's going on Saturday? (Afropunk Fest, Pianos/TWIABP, Earl...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Brooklynvegan

    Afropunk Festival @ Commodore Barry Park It's day one of the awesome multi-genre two-day Afropunk Festival, and there's a ton of great artists today including Grace Jones, Lauryn Hill, Death Grips, Kelis, Danny Brown, Suicidal Tendencies, Candiria, SZA, Lion Babe, Oshun and plenty more. Earl Sweatshirt, Remy Banks, NxWorries @ Best Buy Theater Earl Sweatshirt's new album I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside , is an inward-looking record that ignores most current rap trends, and it's one of the year's finest albums.


  4. Albuquerque Convention and Visitors Bureau launches 'brand refresh'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Business Journal

    ... which include clever uses of pre-roll for video, such as exposing Albuquerque as the birthplace of the hip band The Shins. He also showed how the ACVB can use the Google Cardboard 3D viewer to transport anyone right into any of the hearts of ...


  5. The art of endurance: Lonnie Holleya s improvised sculptures at the Halsey InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Post and Courier

    ... to collaborate with Holley: Bradford Cox and Josh McKay of the band Deerhunter, for example; Richard Swift of The Shins and Black Keys; Kelly Pratt of Beirut, Arcade Fire and the Antlers; Dave Hartley of War on Drugs; Bill Callahan, Jon Batiste and ...


  6. Drop the NeedleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 9 | Austin Monthly

    ... Waterloo Records & Video has been going strong for 33 years. Many famous artists, including the likes of Nirvana, The Shins and Willie Nelson, have walked through its doors over the years to check out its selection of merchandise and perform indoor ...


  7. A whole Lotte dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | The Economist

    ... credit cards. This is in part because all the talk of ownership structures has ignited nationalist sentiment. The Shins use Japanese names and speak halting, accented Korean. Many South Koreans have learned that Lotte is, in effect, controlled from ...


  8. Stream Rayland Baxter Imaginary ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Stereogum

    The first time I heard Nashville singer/songwriter Rayland Baxter's "Yellow Eyes" I was seized by an unlikely association: Santana. There's a careening, golden guitar riff strung all throughout the song that evokes a billowing, unmistakably Latin vibe.


  9. Indie planetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Eugene Weekly

    ... elements and song craft. "When we started 'acting like a band,'" Campbell says, "we were listening to The Shins, Vampire Weekend - a lot of 2008 to 2013 indie bands. You'll definitely hear the indie-rock vibe." Campbell says trios constantly strive ...


  10. The 5 best things about Sub Pop's Washington airport storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 |

    ... pizza by yourself in Terminal C. Let everyone on your flight know that you're wearing this suit for business but the Shins really did change your life. Oh, you were having trouble finding that Washed Out album on vinyl? Not here, where Sub Pop ...


  11. Joe Plummer (Modest Mouse, Shins, etc) & The Black Heart Procession's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Brooklynvegan

    Joe Plummer , who you know as drummer for Modest Mouse, The Shins, The Black Heart Procession, Mister Heavenly and Cold War Kids , now has a new project called Built In Sun , which his him and his former Black Heart Procession bandmate Pall Jenkins . They're set to release their self-titled debut album on August 7 , and we've got the premiere of its new single "V."


  12. McDowell Mountain Music Festival announces 2016 datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 |

    ... performances from David Crosby, The Black Crowes, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, Blues Traveler, Ben Harper and The Shins among many others. Organizers will be hard-pressed to top the 2015 lineup - brilliantly headlined by Widespread Panic , ...


  13. Archaeologists hunt history in Cook County forest preservesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Chicago Tribune

    ... McLean knelt on the ground, ear buds dangling - she bases her music on the weather, and this day had called for The Shins - as she pushed earth through the screen. The best days in the field, Geraci said, are when entire teams experience moments ...


  14. Meet Indie folk duo CrenshawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 |

    ... who play music differently and can tell a story doing it. Everyone from Johnny Cash, to DMB to The Police to The Shins. The list goes on and on." Earlier this month, Crenshaw released their debut EP Hello Again . The EP features five songs by the ...


  15. Joywave fresh yet familiarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... a sound that's fresh and familiar. The Rochester, N.Y.-based band's debut album sounds like a grungier version of The Shins smashed with a poppier version of Muse with a dash of club beats. The final product is some songs easy to love, a few easy to ...


  16. -story-blockRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... and the holiday tunes they do pipe in are quite a mix. As you scurry through from store to store, you might hear The Shins singing "Wonderful Christmastime" and find yourself swiping your card to the Trans-Siberian Orchestra rock ballad "Wizards in ...


  17. Post your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    The website explained last week that a "perfect pain spot" is the Shins. They are "plenty sensitive if you press on them" but "Shins probably will suffer in silence".


  18. Just Another Night at the Gilmore Girls Sports BarRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | Racked

    ... same Sam Phillips' "La La" track that plays over the course of Gilmore Girls' multi-season run and one song by The Shins ( the same song that was playing when Paris kissed Rory on spring break, trying to get attention from men ). Rory and Lorelai ...


  19. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Daily Star

    ... one of my picks of the Park Stage this year. One of the many successes to come out of the Sub Pop label (such as The Shins and The Postal Service) in recent years, his album I Love You, Honeybear is as near to perfect as any album released this ...


  20. Photos30 Of The Greatest Ever Second AlbumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | NME

    ... on which Thom Yorke's bunch were now operating, losing none of the raw emotion of their debut in the process. The Shins - Chutes Too Narrow : On which James Mercer sharpened the college radio melancholy of of the Sub Poppers' 2001 debut into ...