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  1. Saintseneca streaming new album 'Such Things'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | Brooklynvegan

    Saintseneca 's followup to last year's Dark Arc , Such Things , comes out next week via ANTI- . Like on the last album, they very much go for the Neutral Milk Hotel/Arcade Fire style of indie, but they've got a refreshing take on it.


  2. Let Broken Bells Stimulate Your Senses With Live Versions Of "Holding ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 25 | VH1

    Broken Bells , a band composed of The Shins frontman James Mercer and super-producer Brian "Danger Mouse" Burton , are known for their moody and quasi-psychedelic sounds that have captivated fans since their founding in 2010. While their music is already teeming with rich imagery and lush instrumentations, there's still nothing quite like watching the band live - in terms of sensory stimulation.


  3. The Arcs announce tour, playing Fillmore Philly on December 16thRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 21 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... Keys, and co-wrote much of the album with Auerbach. Richard Swift (producer/musician extraordinaire), a member of The Shins, has also toured with The Keys. Drummer Homer Steinweiss plays with Sharon Jones and the Dap- Kings, and bassist Nick Movshon ...


  4. Black Keys frontman Dan Auerbach tells us about his funky new band,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 17 | Nashville Scene

    ... Swift, an indie-rock recording artist, producer and multi-instrumentalist sideman extraordinaire who's toured with The Shins and The Black Keys; Menahan Street Band and Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings drummer Homer Steinweiss and saxophonist Leon ...


  5. Roots Rock Band Before The Flood To Perform At Indie WeekRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 17 | Mi2n

    ... Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen and Radiohead, the band brings a unique sound that has drawn comparisons to Wilco, The Shins,The Weakerthans and Skydiggers. Before the Flood's album Hole in the Sky is now available on iTunes. For a preview of the album, go ...


  6. The Arcs, Live In ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2015 | National Public Radio

    ... all of his bandmates. Richard Swift stakes his claim as a drummer here, moonlighting from his various gigs as The Shins ' musical polymath, producer of albums for the likes of Stereolab 's Laetitia Sadier and Nathaniel Rateliff , and a composer of ...


  7. Love and Respect For the Movies We OutgrewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 16 | Film School Rejects

    ... wonder how much of the backlash is Grand Hipsterism on display. A pro-tip borrowed directly from learning about The Shins: if you only like a band before other people discover them, it wasn't the music you cared about. Garden State was the catalyst ...


  8. 5 Best Concerts in Phoenix This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 14 | Phoenix New Times

    ... album in the shower-less, kitchen-less Oregon studio owned by producer Richard Swift, known for his work with the Shins and Foxygen. And when they recorded their sophomore album, Dunes, G&V hunkered down with acclaimed DFA Records producer Tim ...


  9. Earl Burrows a " a No Love For The Drowninga | Album ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 10 | The Sidelines

    ... us a view into the mind of Watrous, the band's creator. Before he formed Earl Burrows, Watrous was a member of The Shins and The Raconteurs, as well as a tour member playing guitar for Loudermilk and Gosling. He and his brother Joel, also a front ...


  10. More Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 9 | KMPH-TV Fresno

    ... (including four shows in and Charli XCX and has shared a stage with Fun, Two Door Cinema Club, Young The Giant, the Shins and more at major music festivals including Lollapalooza, Governors Ball and Firefly. Also performing at Oyster Fest are , one ...


  11. Revival Fest: Fruit Bats fly back into our heartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 8 | Connect Savannah

    ... recordings of Eric D. Johnson - former frontman of space-rock band I Rowboat and an eventual collaborator with The Shins, Califone, and Vetiver - Fruit Bats released four well-loved LPs before calling it quits in 2013. After a couple of years of ...


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

    Aug 24, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Aug 12, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Aug 21, 2015 | 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.


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

    Aug 19, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Aug 15, 2015 | 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 ...


  17. Drop the NeedleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Aug 13, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Aug 6, 2015 | 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.


  20. Indie planetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | 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 ...