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19 hrs ago | The Pordland Mercury

Hands Across the Water

Y OU PROBABLY MISSED the first chapter of the Fourth Wall. Luckily, you're just in time for the second.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Indie

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Style Weekly

Linger On

The latest outpost of Jessica and Josh Bufford's restaurant empire, Dash, is dubbed a kitchen and carry, brought to you by the owners and creators of Toast and Estilo.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Chesterfield, VA, Virginia Commonwealth University, Home, Home Listing, Indie, Pop/Rock, Chicken, Meat

Mon Aug 18, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Literature Stream 'New Jacket' Taken From New Album 'Chorus', Released 18th August 2014 [listen]

Literature features Kevin Attics, Nathaniel Cardaci, Chris Schackerman, and Seth Whaland.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Indie, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

Mon Aug 11, 2014

The Pordland Mercury

Tonight in Music: Broken Bells, Portugal. The Man

BROKEN BELLS, CAYUCAS I wouldn't have guessed the world needed a second album from Broken Bells, the collaboration between the Shins' James Mercer and producer Danger Mouse, AKA Brian Burton.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Indie

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Crow

Canadian band Metz at The Horn, St Albans

The band, from Toronto, are signed to Sub Pop Records who have had grunge bands Nirvana, Soundgarden, Fleet Foxes and The Shins on their books.

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Related Topix: Nirvana, Grunge, Pop/Rock, Indie

Fri Aug 08, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Luke Sital-Singh Announces New Ep 'Film Songs' Plus Streams New Track 'The Wrestler' [Listen]

Widely tipped to make a major breakthrough with his debut album 'The Fire Inside' which is out on August 18th on Parlophone, Luke Sital-Singh will build towards its release with the new EP 'Film Songs' which will be live exclusively on Spotify from July 21st.

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Related Topix: Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, The Wrestler, Comedy Movies, The Royal Tenenbaums, Indie, Pop/Rock, Art Garfunkel

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Seattle Times

Broken Bells to ring at the Moore | Concert Preview

Broken Bells, a collaborative effort from James Mercer and Grammy award-winning producer Danger Mouse , will be performing their sixties-influenced brand of electropop Sunday, Aug. 10, at the Moore Theatre in Seattle.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Indie, The Black Keys, Blues

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Now Toronto

They Want My Soul

Yonge-Dundas Square set at NXNE , which was as solid as we've come to expect from the stately Austin indie rockers but didn't offer much in the way of surprises or excitement.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Indie

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Edmonton Journal

Concert preview: Of Mice and James Mercer

As the Portland-based frontman of The Shins, he sings about rats on We Built A Raft and We Floated, a synthy fuzz-rock number from the band's indie-rock EP, Nature Bears a Vaccum .

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Related Topix: Mice, Indie, Pop/Rock

Mon Aug 04, 2014

NME

Former Fightstar man finds a happy position on second solo record

After previous stints as a boyband pin-up in Busted and a tormented frontman of power-emo troupe Fightstar, Charlie Simpson has now reinvented himself as a country-folk troubadour.

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Related Topix: Busted, Pop/Rock, Country, Indie

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Stereogum

The Best Soundtrack Moments Of July 2014: Boyhood, Lucy, Halt And Catch Fire, & More

There were two major releases this month that had people talking about soundtracks: Zach Braff's Wish I Was Here , his follow-up to Garden State , and Boyhood .

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Related Topix: Scrubs, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Garden State, Zach Braff, Indie, Pop/Rock, Marketing, True Blood

The Winnipeg Free Press

SADDER! FASTER

When James Mercer, frontman of American indie rockers the Shins, and artist-producer Brian Burton, a.k.a. Danger Mouse, reunited to make After the Disco, their second record as Broken Bells, they had very different musical visions.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Indie

Wed Jul 30, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Jeremy Redmore emerges after Midnight

After some soul searching, former Midnight Youth lead singer has emerged with a solo album - one he hopes strikes a chord somewhere between The Shins and Paul Simon.

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Related Topix: Indie, Pop/Rock, Paul Simon

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Stereogum

Premature Evaluation: Spoon They Want My Soul

There's a moment on Spoon's new song "Outlier" where Britt Daniel sneaks a sharp splinter of film criticism into one of the tough, terse, personal songs that Spoon is so known for: "I remember when you walked out of Garden State / You had taste, you had taste / You had no time to waste."

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Spoon, Indie

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Mashable

Animated 'Garden State' Gifs Will Make You Come of Age All Over Again

From the film's universal messages about going home again, to its hilarious scenes about fast food knights, its tenth anniversary is definitely one worth celebrating.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Indie

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Zach Braff: 'I'm not trying to be for the masses'

Zach Braff raised $3.1-million on Kickstarter to make his first movie in 10 years, Wish I Was Here.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Garden State, Scrubs, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Zach Braff, Indie, Pop/Rock, Celebrities, Woody Allen, Movies

ContactMusic.com

Generationals Announce Fall 2014 North American Headlining Tour

New Orleans-based indie-rock duo Generationals are pleased to announce their upcoming fall North American headlining tour.

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Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Canada, Indie, Pop/Rock

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Cleveland.com

From 'Garden State' to 'Wish I Was Here': How Zach Braff touched a generation of Millennials

Let me begin this column with an honest statement: Zach Braff's new film "Wish I Was Here" is not the greatest thing in the world.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Garden State, Scrubs, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Zach Braff, Movies, Indie, Pop/Rock

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