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

    14 hrs ago | 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 ...


  2. -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 ...


  3. Post your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | 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".


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

    Tuesday Jun 30 | 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 ...


  5. ShareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | 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 ...


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

    Monday Jun 22 | 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 ...


  7. Photos30 Bands Who Laughed In The Face Of Difficult Second Album SyndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | 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 ...


  8. Boys of BummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Eugene Weekly

    ... their easy-going rhythms, sweet harmonies and acoustic guitar with some Northwest-style melancholy that recalls The Shins. Title track "Ride The Black Wave" could be straight-off The Shins debut Oh, Inverted World . On DeNardo's favorite new song - ...


  9. Photos from Flag Day Flag Show at Club RoarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Nashville Scene

    ... artists included Jen Uman, Richard Swift (also a musician who plays with the likes of The Black Keys and The Shins), Benjy Russell, JC Summerville, Maria Molteni, Alex Lockwood, Bryce McCloud, Rachel Briggs, Shelby Rothenhoffer, Julian Baker, ...


  10. Dire Straits' typically overlooked Communique is an understated gemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... side effect of a band achieving sudden, widespread fame, but once in a while I manage to not let it get to me. The Shins, for example, may never be overexposed for me. I love their music and while Garden State threatened to topple the beautiful ...


  11. Quick Hits: Dan Auerbach & The Arcs, Songwriters Hall of Fame, Finger Eleven, Master P, DawesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | FMQB

    ... Dreamily on September 4 via Nonesuch Records . It features an eclectic cast of characters including Richard Swift (The Shins, solo artist), Leon Michels (Action Bronson), drummer Homer Steinweiss (Amy Winehouse, Bruno Mars), bassist Nick Movshon ...


  12. Download a new song by Rayland Baxter and 12 more songs from ATO RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... Magazine that the three bands he wished he'd have been in were The Grateful Dead, Velvet Underground, and The Shins. Which pretty much sums up the singer's broad zone of musicality. Baxter sings those words in dialogue with the zingy guitar lines of ...


  13. Did The Internet End Cultural Elitism? New Study Shows Snobbery Is Alive And WellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Switched

    ... around, and burned a handful of mix CDs for my long trek to and from school. Stalwarts included Sufjan Stevens and The Shins; blacklisted were "boring" classical tracks and the worst offender of all, country western crooning. My 17-year-old self saw ...


  14. The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach Announces New Album With The ArcsRead the original story

    Monday Jun 8 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... in the El Michels Affair and co-founded Truth & Soul Records, while Swift has performed as a utility player for The Shins and many others, produced records for the likes of Damien Jurado and The Mynabirds , and released half a dozen albums of his ...


  15. Collected Department Releases: Remarks at the Massachusetts Institute ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | State Department

    ... put the "cool" back in preschool. They created a show that brought in young indie rock bands like the Ting Tings, the Shins, the Roots, Weezer, and Devo. They even had beatboxer Biz Markie teaching counting. So guess what no one wanted to buy it. ...


  16. Red Cabin - "Patterns"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Obscure Sound

    Long Island-based singer/songwriter Jon Foster impressed significantly last year with Right This Way , a wonderfully fun album that echoed the shimmering indie-pop of The Shins in its ceaseless delivery of hooks and sonorously melodic vocals. He's currently at work on a new EP, Bandit , due this August.


  17. Northern American - Modern PhenomenaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | IndieLondon

    LA quartet Northern American have delivered a really cracking debut LP in Modern Phenomena - and one that should be enjoyed just as easily by listeners in the UK as it will by those in America. Drawing favourable comparisons with acts like The Shins, The National and Local Natives, this finds the outfit delivering sun-drenched indie-tinged pop-inflicted slices of brilliance guaranteed to brighten up your day.


  18. 'Citizens' Brings the Wheel Workers' Power to the PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... to Austin or points beyond. But that was then, and thousands of millennials who grew up on the Postal Service, the Shins and Death Cab For Cutie are now in the Bayou City, whether natives or transplants from somewhere else. So is it tough to be an ...


  19. Songs We Love: Rayland Baxter, 'Yellow Eyes'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | National Public Radio

    ... & fishHooks and the new Imaginary Man , to be released August 14. But Baxter the younger is just as enamored of The Shins as he is Dad's old boss Bob Dylan. There's a self-awareness to his invocations of the past: the vanilla-pop shimmer that turns ...


  20. AME Presents Chris' Pick Six: May 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 |

    ... but doesn't come across as recycled or stale. Their music is built on a foundation of indie pop in the vein of the Shins or Stephen Malkmus then infused with a layer of 80's new wave and a 70's Bowiesque psychedelic vibe. A fuzzy glow encapsulates ...