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  1. Joel Michael Howard - "Pete And Mary"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stereogum

    ... a steady bass hum, dramatic piano, and heavenly choral oohs and ahs. Imagine Destroyer covering something off the Shins' Chutes Too Narrow and you'll be in the ballpark. Hear "Pete And Mary" below. Love All Night is out in early 2015 on EJRC . In ...

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  2. Broken Bells w/Hamilton Leithauser Tonight at the RymanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Nashville Scene

    How many collaborations between household-name artists actually gel? It's a rhetorical question, but the sophomore album from Broken Bells, this year's After the Disco , affirmed that core members Brian Burton and Shins leader James Mercer are hot in pursuit of a sound that goes beyond the qualities each guy was already known for. If Broken Bells brought Burton and Mercer out of their comfort zones, the project also plays into their respective strong suits - Mercer's singer-songwriting skills benefit greatly from Burton's ability to emphasize hooks in the production department, and vice versa.

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  3. Writer picks fall tunesRead the original story

    Sunday | The Crusader

    ... it becomes sweater weather. Broken Bells are an all-star side project comprised of members of Gnarles Barkley, The Shins, Conor Oberst and The Mystic Valley Band. The group started as the brainchild of Gnarles Barkley producer Danger Mouse, who ...

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  4. Tennis (the band) bats about a classic pop soundRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Columbian

    ... serious cred - the Black Keys' Patrick Carney, Jim Eno (who worked with Spoon) and Richard Swift (worked with The Shins). Toured with the band Haim and shares their classic melodic sense. Hooks that won't quit on songs like "Origins," "Mean Streets" ...

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  5. Episode 157: Road wearyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Sounder at Heart

    ... Chivas USA . There's also listener questions to be answered as well. This week's music: Perry Como - "Seattle", The Shins - "So Says I", Rolling Stones - "I Got the Blues", Woody Guthrie - "Roll on Columbia". Want to hear the music from the show in ...

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  6. Book News: A Prize In Memory Of Peace Picks Its WinnersRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... decades of writers and readers." Hi-Fi Haiku: The record label behind Nirvana, Soundgarden and, more recently, The Shins is getting bookish on us. This week, Seattle-based Sub Pop released a book of haiku by Danny Bland, paired with photos from Greg ...

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  7. Interview: Dan Auerbach of The Black KeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... the Keys have recently performed some of the best shows of their 13-year career. They've got a new bass player, The Shins' Richard Swift, and a new visual display behind them, and Auerbach says the first shows on their recent US tour have been ...

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  8. Tennis' Love-All Couple Talk 'Timeless' Pop SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Billboard

    ... serious cred -- the Black Keys ' Patrick Carney , Jim Eno (who worked with Spoon ) and Richard Swift (worked with The Shins ). Toured with the band Haim and shares their classic melodic sense. Hooks that won't quit on songs like "Origins," "Mean ...

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  9. The band Tennis bats about a classic pop soundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Albany Times Union

    ... serious cred - the Black Keys' Patrick Carney , Jim Eno (who worked with Spoon) and Richard Swift (worked with The Shins). Toured with the band Haim and shares their classic melodic sense. Hooks that won't quit on songs like "Origins," ''Mean ...

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  10. Record Release Rundown: The Latest From Train, Mike Doughty, Lia Ices and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | ABC News

    ... plays like something out of modern Nashville while at the same time it sounds like it is trying to imitate the Shins' "New Slang" and the Lumineers' "Ho Hey" among others. It is still a highlight. A month after releasing the fantastic live album, ...

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  11. 9-19 Fans & The Pro 6pm, Rodger GoodellRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... of the other all. -- Pro athletes and coaches that you know which is that players are well maybe you -- about. The Shins or knees and hundreds of other people or raise the same way better not doing their children. And their children children spill ...

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  12. Man With The Mirror: Paul Maged Rages Against Society's Ills On New Diamonds & Demons AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Mi2n

    ... site. Inspired by classic rockers such as Springsteen and Billy Joel, as well as modern indie rockers like The Shins, Maged's songs flow with great energy, diversity, and most notably, relevance. Lyrically the songs are purposeful: there is an ...

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  13. Interview: GenerationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Best of New Orleans

    ... For their fourth album, Alix , out Sept. 16 , Joyner and Widmer partnered with superproducer Richard Swift (The Shins, Foxygen). The band's gentle fade into messing around with electronic pop (soft synths, snappy drum machines) meets the duo's ...

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  14. Fellow BohemianRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | OC Weekly

    The strains of electric guitar that punctuate each song by indie rock group Fellow Bohemian hold up the wild and danceable beat produced by the afrobeat percussion, folk, and New Wave elements thrown in there. In their Wild EP release, every member of the California band contributes an indelible piece of the 'Bohemian pie, without feeling overly produced or orchestrated.

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  15. Freakfest's main stage to showcase mainly hip hop actsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | The Badger Herald Online

    ... the former front-woman of The Hush Sound, Springtime Carnivore . Both artists are produced by Richard Swift of The Shins, according to the Freakfest website. The layout of stages should stay the same this year, although a finalized map has yet to be ...

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  16. What's new with Generationals: interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Best of New Orleans

    New Orleans' preeminent pop songwriters Ted Joyner and Grant Widmer, the duo behind Generationals, release their fourth album, Alix , Sept. 16. It's their second release for Polyvinyl Records, and first under the helm of producer and songwriter Richard Swift, who has produced albums for simpatico pop outfits The Shins and Foxygen, among others.

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  17. 11 Musical Moments That Prove 'Gilmore Girls' Was The Most Hipster Show On TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | MTV

    ... on everyone wearing a plaid shirt with a predilection for synth-pop. Before "Garden State" and Zach Braff made The Shins a totally mainstream thing ( lives were changed before you existed, oh! Natalie Portman-spun manic pixie dream girl), Rory ...

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  18. The Grog Shop, in Cleveland Heights, marks 22 years: It takes more than bands and booze to stay open this longRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Cleveland.com

    ... among some of the bigger acts to have played the Grog. The list is long and includes: Kid Rock, Fun, Wiz Khalifa, the Shins, Bruno Mars and Oasis. Neely is more into the Cleveland music scene . He's played in bands like Founding Fathers, helps out ...

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  19. Big week for live music in Puget Sound regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | HeraldNet

    ... her new album, "I Never Learn," which cracked the top 40 and was produced by Greg Kurstin, known for his work with the Shins and Foster the People. The Pacific Northwest rockers had a string of iconic hits in the 1970s and 1980s, including ...

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  20. 'Gilmore Girls' on Netflix: Here Are the Show...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Billboard

    With Gilmore Girls making its Netflix debut on Oct. 1, we run down the top musical moments from the series. 8. The Shins made an appearance in the season four episode "Girls in Bikinis, Boys Doin' the Twist," playing at a club in Florida, where Rory and Paris attempt to make Spring Break memories by kissing on the dance floor.

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