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  1. Enjoy it While it LastsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | IndyMedia

    ... Wildebeests aren't we? Look, a whole village was murdered by a group of armed thugs. Glad it wasn't me. Oh look, The Shins just released a new mp3. Wonder what that sounds like on my new iphone? I like music. If a people are not willing to risk ...

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  2. The Madden Brothers on Overcoming 'Moments of Self-Doubt' and Working With PharrellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Billboard

    ... with the feel." To get the feel they wanted, namely a mix of vintage and fresh, they turned to Joe Chiccarelli ( The Shins , The Strokes , The White Stripes ) and Eric Valentine ( Slash , Taking Back Sunday ), a familiar name to Good Charlotte fans ...

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  3. This Is Our Jam: Coves, Daniel Wilson & Run The Jewels Make A Rap ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Refinery 29

    ... bred duo Jack + Eliza are trying to keep it going strong with "Secrets" - a sweet, dream-pop song that parallels the Shins and Best Coast. The duo's accompanying video captures the essence of a perfect summer day in the '70s; it's even shot on Super ...

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  4. Merchandise - After The End Album ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | ContactMusic.com

    ... no wonder the band have outgrown their shoes. For lack of a better phrase they're ' pulling a Shins ' on us. While The Shins used Zach Braff and stole all of Len's sunshine to quietly and unassumingly lodge themselves in the brain of every kid ...

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  5. J Mascis - "Every Morning" VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Stereogum

    ... ly cast as a shambling cult leader, and Armisen is the square trying to bring the cult down. I'm pretty sure I saw the Shins' James Mercer in there as a cult member, too. The video debuted on Funny Or Die this morning, and you can check it out below.

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  6. Broken BellsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... team than this: Grammy-winning producer Danger Mouse (a.k.a. Brian Burton) and singer-songwriter James Mercer (of The Shins ), each of whom has made some of the most infectious songs of the past 10 years. Unsurprisingly, their debut as Broken Bells ...

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  7. TRENDS: The Rise of Indie StreamingRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | All About Jazz

    ... on their own terms. Sup Pop Records, the good people who released the albums of Nirvana (and for you Millennials, The Shins), just announced a partnership with streaming service Drip.fm. For $10/month, users can listen to a Sub Pop 'feed' featuring ...

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  8. The Rise Of Indie StreamingRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Hypebot

    ... on their own terms. Sup Pop Records, the good people who released the albums of Nirvana (and for you Millennials, The Shins), just announced a partnership with streaming service Drip.fm. For $10/month, users can listen to a Sub Pop 'feed' featuring ...

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  9. 'If I Stay' Review: What Happens When a Self-Absorbed Twat Makes a Meaningless Decision?Read the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Film School Rejects

    ... with Adam ( Jamie Blackley ), the lead singer of a local band that will change your life - they're opening for The Shins! - and she's eagerly awaiting a letter letting her know whether or not she's been accepted into Juilliard. An impromptu snow day ...

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  10. Stream The WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Willamette Week

    ... easy on top of the mix, Flinn's voice is delicate and likeable, sounding like a mellowed-out James Mercer, if the Shins frontman sang a few more low notes. Flinn rarely strains, and the band seems to keep its amps around medium most of the time. But ...

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  11. Hands Across the WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... and it's very small and close and friendly. And we'd get these bigger gigs; we got to play with Andrew Bird and the Shins when they came down, which was cool, but the one promotion company there has the monopoly on everything. We had reached this ...

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  12. Album Review: Sean Flinn & the Royal WeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Willamette Week

    ... easy on top of the mix, Flinn's voice is delicate and likeable, sounding like a mellowed-out James Mercer, if the Shins frontman sang a few more low notes. Flinn rarely strains, and the band seems to keep its amps around medium most of the time. But ...

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  13. Linger OnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Style Weekly

    ... Only the two flat-screen TVs jar the welcoming vibe. Music slants indie with the likes of MGMT, Andrew Bird and the Shins at an ambiance-enhancing volume that allows conversation but contributes to a dynamic feel. As at Toast, there's a board near ...

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  14. Interview with Australia's Boy and Bear; chat about festivals, audiences, & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Examiner.com

    ... years time. I think in terms of a model that we would like to follow; looking at bands like My Morning Jacket or The Shins, those bands have built up a repertoire over a long period of time and worked at their craft and from that toured many parts ...

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  15. Literature Stream 'New Jacket' Taken From New Album 'Chorus', Released 18th August 2014 [listen]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | ContactMusic.com

    ... a follow-up 7", "Tie Dye" and contributed a track to Esopus Magazine alongside artists like Jens Lekman and The Shins. They also played at that year's NYC Popfest, which helped cement the buzz that was steadily growing amongst savvy pop fans. Arab ...

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  16. Bunny CrazyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | North Shore News

    ... vibes through your headphones with a couple thematic tracks. We dig Pink Rabbits by The National , Red Rabbits by The Shins , White Rabbit by Jefferson Airplane and, before we work through the whole colour spectrum, Let's Pretend We're Bunny Rabbits ...

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  17. Michael Cera Just Pulled a Beyonce: The Actor Released a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Teen Vogue

    ... supergroup Mister Heavenly in 2010, which is made up of some greats in the genre: Joe Plummer of Modest Mouse and The Shins, Honus Honus of Man Man, and Nicholas Thorburn of both The Unicorns and Islands. On top of that, big fans probably remember ...

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  18. 7 things we learned at Broken Bells' private Sound Opinions showRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | OregonLive.com

    Before Broken Bells' Monday night performance at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Brian "Danger Mouse" Burton and James "The Shins" Mercer arrived for a taping of radio show Sound Opinions .

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  19. Bon Iver side-project Jason Feathers stream 'De Oro' albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | NME

    ... Bon Iver since 'Bon Iver, Bon Iver' in 2011. It appears on Braff's Garden State follow-up alongside songs by The Shins plus Cat Power and Coldplay, who have collaborated on the title track, 'Wish I Was Here'. Justin Vernon has recently joined both ...

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  20. Tonight in Music: Broken Bells, Portugal. The ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | The Pordland Mercury

    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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