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

    Thursday May 21 | 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 ...

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

    Thursday May 21 | 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 ...

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

    Tuesday May 19 | 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 ...

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

    Monday May 11 | Examiner.com

    ... 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 ...

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  5. The WOW247 Christmas playlist a " listenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2012 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    ... songs, Paul McCartney created one of the most memorable in 1979 with Wonderful Christmastime. Now US indie band The Shins have covered the classic for a new compilation called Holidays Rule. They have favoured an organ over McCartney's early synth, ...

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  6. Eternal Summers - "Come Alive"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Stereogum

    Virginia dream-pop trio Eternal Summers know the power of their name. They never lose sight of the horizon-wavering, shimmering heat that their moniker evokes, making sunny pop with just an edge of intensity to it.

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  7. LA-BAS Journey to Funk-Filled Cosmos On Their Self-Titled DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Spin

    Sometimes the value of a supergroup is solely based on the famed names of the artists involved and rarely on the art produced therein., fortunately this is not the case for the debut of LA -BAS. Comprised of multi-instrumentalists that have played with Beirut , The Shins , St. Vincent and MS MR - just to name a few - the Brooklyn-based side-musician conglomerate is an endearing, genre-bending conundrum.

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  8. Smart bets: TennisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Mountain Xpress

    ... three indie rockers in different cities - Pat Carney of The Black Keys, Jim Eno of Spoon and Richard Swift of The Shins - as the album's skillful co-producers. Tennis and punk opener Kuroma play The Grey Eagle on Sunday, May 10, at 8 p.m. $12/$14. ...

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  9. New Music: Fight Like Apes, Tracey Thorn, la Bas, itsabrightlight, The History of Colour TVRead the original story

    Tuesday May 5 | Towleroad

    ... self-titled May 12th debut album are members of The War on Drugs , David Byrne's band, St Vincent , The Cardigans, The Shins and Guided By Voices (among others). The album apparently "vibes on the aesthetic of German Expressionism and Fritz Lang's ...

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  10. Alibi revelers to celebrate Spring Crawl on SaturdayRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Daily Lobo

    ... Reeves and Mike 360. For those who have checked the Weekly Alibi Crawl listings, note these changes in line-up: The Shins, who were orginally scheduled to play at the Launchpad at 11 p.m., have been replaced by Beefcake in Chains. The Mantis Fist ...

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  11. Trio of bands rock the LaunchpadRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Daily Lobo

    Maybe it's my old age, maybe it's too many early '90s punk shows, but, wow, is the Launchpad loud! Tuesday night's show started with bang as B-Movie Rats, Streetwalkin' Cheetahs and the Shins opened for Seattle's 764-HERO. 764-HERO is on the tail end of its CD release tour "Weekends of Sound," which is also the title of its latest CD, and gearing up to start work on its next album.

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  12. Try not to dance to On An On's 'It's Not Over' -- exclusiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Mondays are the worst-but songs like On An On's "It's Not Over" can catapult listeners back to carefree weekend nights. Well, almost.

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  13. Austin City LimitsRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... roots and more. All find a home on the AUSTIN CITY LIMITS stage. This show highlights two alternative rock groups. The Shins play from their latest recording Port of Morrow while Dr. Dog performs selections from Be the Void.

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  14. Austin City LimitsRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... roots and more. All find a home on the AUSTIN CITY LIMITS stage. This show highlights two alternative rock groups. The Shins play from their latest recording Port of Morrow while Dr. Dog performs selections from Be the Void.

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  15. Austin City LimitsRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... roots and more. All find a home on the AUSTIN CITY LIMITS stage. This show highlights two alternative rock groups. The Shins play from their latest recording Port of Morrow while Dr. Dog performs selections from Be the Void.

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  16. Coachella 2014 acts: Where are they now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Press-Telegram

    Los Angeles area acts from last year's Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio ranged from newcomers like the Internet and seasoned veterans like Fishbone to headliners like Skrillex. Broken Bells : Los Angeles group featuring The Shins frontman James Mercer and Danger Mouse released the album "After the Disco" in January 2014 and are currently not on tour.

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  17. 16 Portland releases to pick up on Record Store Day 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    ... split a live record from the heart of Texas. You've probably seen Swift playing alongside the Black Keys or the Shins and you've definitely heard his production on releases by Guster, Tennis and Foxygen. Record Store Day sees the first physical ...

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  18. Coachella 2014 acts: Where are they now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Press-Telegram

    Don't miss out on all the music, art and more from this year's Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival at the Empire Polo Grounds in Indio this weekend with our live coverage online at www.sbsun.com/coachella Los Angeles area acts from last year's Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio ranged from newcomers like the Internet and seasoned veterans like Fishbone to headliners like Skrillex. • Broken Bells : Los Angeles group featuring The Shins frontman James Mercer and Danger Mouse released the album “After the Disco” in January 2014 and are currently not on tour.

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  19. Mellow out with Circadian Rhythms's new EP, A Passing ThoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    This weekend, Philly indie pop artists Circadian Rhythms have unveiled a new EP called A Passing Thought , a five song flurry of Chicago-meets-The-Shins awesomeness. The EP opens up with "In the Flowers," a song decorated with horns, shuffling drums and time changes, making you want to dance.

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  20. BC Camplight, BC Camplight - Album ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    ... some obvious touch points - opener ' You Should Have Gone To School ' reprises the imperious pop-psychedelia of The Shins in their 'Wincing The Night Away ' period - but the lyrical self deprecation of Grant is absent. What there is a match for ...

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