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  1. A Retro Touch: Broken Bells On TourRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Live Design Online

    ... The Disco, featuring musical producer Danger Mouse (U2, Black Keys, Portugal) and James Mercer (lead signer of The Shins). "For their albums they have created unique artwork with a theme," explains Matthieu Larive of Luz Studio in Montreal, which is ...

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  2. Hamilton Leithauser, Spottiswoode & His Enemies and More to Perform at Joe's Pub, Now thru 4/27Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Rostam Batmanglij (Vampire Weekend), Paul Maroon (The Walkmen), Morgan Henderson (Fleet Foxes) and Richard Swift (The Shins/solo), the album showcases Leithauser at his most passionate, personal and free. His live show includes Maroon (guitar), ...

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  3. 14 Reasons You Still Love Garden StateRead the original story

    Tuesday | Buzzsugar

    ... "One of These Things First" by Nick Drake, "Such Great Heights" by Iron & Wine, and, of course, "New Slang" by The Shins. It's the perfect mix for just zoning out or putting on during a long drive. Natalie Portman was riding high in 2004 after ...

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  4. Broken Bells: A musically and visually stunning showRead the original story

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    ... Brian Burton (commonly known as Danger Mouse) and James Mercer, the lead vocalist and guitarist for the band, The Shins. Burton has worked with The Black Keys, U2 and Beck to name a few. He's on Esquire's magazine's list as one of the 75 most ...

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  5. The Black Keys, Zach Braff's 'Wish I Was Here' trailer and more on Troy's PlaylistRead the original story

    Tuesday | Cleveland.com

    ... does reveal that Zach Braff still enjoys making films about men going through life changes and that he still loves The Shins. "Wish I Was Here" is the first film Braff has directed since "Garden State" and is the result of a Kickstarter campaign the ...

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  6. Holding On for Life (Solomun Remix) - Single - Broken BellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Watersblogged

    ... because of James Mercer. Though Broken Bells featured two of the bigger names in indie and alternative music - the Shins' singer/guitarist James Mercer and producer/multi-instrumentalist Brian Burton, aka Danger Mouse - the duo managed to keep their ...

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  7. Coachella Day 1: Broken Bells summon nightRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... a couple thousand in attendance. Broken Bells, a collaboration of Brian Burton (DJ Danger Mouse) and James Mercer (The Shins), uses synth and acoustic guitar to create an ethereal sound. The performance had a bright color palette with violet, pink ...

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  8. Coachella 2014: Broken Bells set makes audience happyRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | LA Daily News

    INDIO >> Broken Bells, a duo featuring producer Danger Mouse and The Shins lead vocalist James Mercer, sent the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival audience home happy with their set that concluded with the 2010 iTunes free single “The High Road.” “It was amazing,” said Jadenlynn Stahl, 33, of Oakland of the set, ... (more)

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  9. Zach Braff and Kate Hudson Wish I Was Here In New Teaser TrailerRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Shockya.com

    ... stars Zach Braff, Kate Hudson and Mandy Patinkin, has been released. The trailer also includes indie rock band The Shins' acclaimed 'Simple Song.' 'Wish I Was Here' will be distributed by Focus Features on July 18 in select theaters in New York and ...

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  10. Watch: Zach Braff's new trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Southland Times

    ... trailer for Wish I Was Here is, er, here , and you'll be pleased to know Braff didn't scrimp on his "songs by The Shins" budget: As a companion piece to Garden State's quarter life crisis themes, Wish I Was Here apparently details "the story of a ...

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  11. Zach Braff's New Trailer Is Very Zach BraffyRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Refinery 29

    ... , it looks like he's revisiting many of the same tropes he relied on back then: slow motion, sentimentality, and The Shins. If you recall, Braff almost single-handedly made the band a "thing" when he and Natalie Portman bonded over its music in ...

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  12. Watch: First trailer for Zach Braff's "Wish I Was Here"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | CBS News

    ... about the plot, and very little dialogue can heard. Instead, we are shown visuals from the film set to the tune of The Shins' "Simple Song." Braff had previously used a Shins track called "New Slang" in "Garden State." The "Wish I Was Here" cast ...

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  13. Put on Your Shins-Guards Before Watching the Trailer for Zach Braff's New FilmRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... a sci-fi alternate reality, the woes of being friends with a character from The Big Bang Theory , and a pesky The Shins obsession. Focus Features acquired the Zach Braff/Kate Hudson/Jim Parsons/Mandy Patinkin-starring film at Sundance, and will be ...

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  14. Zach Braff melts your heart in 'Wish I Was Here' trailer: WatchRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Zap2it.com

    ... "Garden State" follow-up, "Wish I Was Here," is just as emotionally charged as his directorial debut. From The Shins' "Simple Song" playing over the trailer to the film's gorgeous cinematography, it's clear Braff put the $3.1 million he raised for ...

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  15. Zach Braff Releases 'Wish I Was Here' TrailerRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | WebProNews

    ... parts of himself he couldn't find." The Wish I Was Here trailer uses a Braff signature by integrating a song by The Shins. In Garden State , his character and Natalie Portman 's one discussed The Shins' song New Slang . Now a decade later, The ...

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  16. Zach Braff melts your heart in 'Wish I Was Here' trailer: WatchRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Zap2it.com

    ... "Garden State" follow-up, "Wish I Was Here," is just as emotionally charged as his directorial debut. From The Shins' "Simple Song" playing over the trailer to the film's gorgeous cinematography, it's clear Braff put the $3.1 million he raised for ...

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  17. Film OverlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | NME

    ... actor who reluctantly agrees to home-school his sick father's two young children. The trailer features music by The Shins , who also featured on the Garden State soundtrack. The film also features Kate Hudson , Josh Gad, Jim Parsons, Homeland 's ...

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  18. Zach Braff's New Movie Is So the Sequel to Garden StateRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Buzzsugar

    ... Faison. Jim Parsons, who appeared as the knight in Garden State , will be back as well. The trailer features The Shins' "Simple Song," so get ready to fire up the Spotify, because your Shins obsession is back. The movie debuted at Sundance, and it's ...

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  19. SoundbitesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | Tucson Weekly

    ... , the Gnarls Barkley project, a Norah Jones album, the forthcoming U2 release) and if James Mercer's other band, The Shins, were scheduled at the Rialto, that would likely sell out, so what's keeping you from buying in on the concert on Sunday, ...

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  20. Watch Zach Braff Get Punched In The Face In 'Wish I Was Here' TrailerRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | MTV

    ... lack of wallpaper-shirt coordination, those who saw "Garden State" a decade ago will notice certain similarities: The Shins serve as the soundtrack the teaser (is this song changing your life right now?), Braff's character is a washed-up actor and ...

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