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  1. Jeremy Redmore emerges after MidnightRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    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.


  2. The Morning Line, 7/30: Is Reds' hope dangerous?Read the original story

    7 hrs ago |

    ... at the Taft Ballroom have been announced. On paper this seems like a quality lineup. INDIE TUNE O' THE WEEK - The Shins are one my favorite bands, but it just has never been the right time to feature them. That will be rectified now. Here's the ...


  3. Boys of SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    Real Estate play on Saturday, Aug. 2, at Gundlach Bundschu Winery, 2000 Denmark St., Sonoma.


  4. Happy Birthday To White Plains' Brian Joseph BurtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The White Plains Daily Voice

    ... and Portugal. The Man ("Evil Friends"). In 2009 he collaborated with James Mercer of the indie rock band The Shins to form the band Broken Bells. The group's first album was released on March 9, 2010, and their second on January 31, 2014. Danger ...


  5. Zach Braff's 'Wish I Was Here' Q&A:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Billboard

    ... to make identifiable films "like Woody Allen's." That also goes for the soundtrack: Braff commissioned songs from the Shins' James Mercer, Bon Iver's Justin Vernon, and a Cat Power/Coldplay tag-team; tracks from Paul Simon and Hozier were included ...


  6. Premature Evaluation: Spoon They Want My SoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Stereogum

    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."


  7. Animated 'Garden State' Gifs Will Make You Come of Age All Over AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Mashable

    ... animated five of our favorite Garden State moments, below. For best results, watch them while listening to the The Shins. is a leading source for news, information and resources for the Connected Generation. Mashable reports on the importance of ...


  8. Zach Braff: 'I'm not trying to be for the masses'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Globe and Mail

    ... Zach Braff has been many things over the past decade: star of television's Scrubs , indie-rock kingmaker (see: the Shins), a Twitter sensation with 1.4 million followers and, currently, a Broadway lead in Woody Allen's Bullets Over Broadway . One ...


  9. Portland's Greylag signs to Dead Oceans for debut albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Oregonian

    ... Ek, the producer whose credits read like a checklist of Pacific Northwest talent: Fleet Foxes, Band of Horses and the Shins, among others. "We looked up to him for a long time," Dixon said. "It felt like maybe we were big league or something like ...


  10. #TBT Zach Braff Before Garden State Became an Indie PhenomenonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Vanity Fair

    Ten years ago, you and your college friends felt all the feels after flocking to see the directorial debut from that guy on Scrubs and subsequently got "totally obsessed" with the Shins and developed decidedly non-ambivalent feelings about the quirky tweeness of Natalie Portman's character .


  11. Generationals Announce Fall 2014 North American Headlining TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 |

    ... information on tickets can be found on Generationals' official website, Helmed by notable producerRichard Swift (The Shins, Tennis, Foxygen) and being released onTuesday, September 16 viaPolyvinyl Record Co., Alix, Generationals' forthcoming album, ...


  12. Santa Monica Natives to Headline Thursday Twilight ConcertRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | The LookOut news

    ... month, was produced by fellow Secretly Canadian artist Richard Swift, who most famously worked with indie legends the Shins. "Zach Yudin has made a near perfect entrance onto the scene as Cayucas with Bigfoot," said music critic Gerrit Feenstra. "It ...


  13. From 'Garden State' to 'Wish I Was Here': How Zach Braff touched a generation of MillennialsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 |

    ... have it easy, Braff was there to embrace the state of being emo; something his soundtrack made perfectly clear - The Shins ("It'll change your life"), Coldplay, Iron & Wine, a cover of "Such Great Heights." I'm 30 years old now. So I guess that ...


  14. Best of Portland 2014: Best PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | Willamette Week

    ... and chances are it's on his rA sumA . Indie rock? He's directed videos for Sonic Youth, Pavement, the Shins and Arcade Fire. Standup comedy? He's worked on concert films for David Cross, Marc Maron and Dave Chappelle. Jackass ? He barfed ...


  15. Spoon reveal two new videos in one day from new album 'They Want My Soul'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | NME

    ... by the acclaimed Hiro Murai, whose past credits include videos for Queens Of The Stone Age , Earl Sweatshirt and The Shins, the 'Do You' video sees Spoon frontman Britt Daniel driving through a Los Angeles engulfed by flames, with an unexpected ...


  16. Slow Buildings - "Swallow the Sea"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Obscure Sound

    ... new full-length, A Fresh Slice . Another highlight, "Bad Apples", features an airy indie-pop vibe reminiscent of The Shins throughout the breezy choruses and spright piano-pop additions, though with a darker distorted chorus that reminds us of ...


  17. jfriarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Here he's an actor in his thirties without a mom, plus both soundtracks are peppered with indie bands including The Shins, and Paul Simon (although here without Garfunkel). So there are a few similarities but they make this film distinctively Zach ...


  18. Fruit Bats' Eric D Johnson releasing a solo LP as EDJ feat. James...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Brooklynvegan

    ... my musical life - Andy Cabic from Vetiver and Tim Rutili from Califone dropped by to add stuff. James Mercer from The Shins sang some gorgeous high harmonies, and Nathan Larson of Shudder to Think (also my sometime film score collaborator) laid down ...


  19. Literature Announces New Album 'Chorus' Plus Streams 'The English Softhearts' [Listen]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 |

    ... 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 ...


  20. 10 Zach Braff Approved Songs To Help Get You Through LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 |

    ... is ideal for any crucial life changing moment you are experiencing. As you reach a new milestone in your life, The Shins' 'So Now What' will serve as the perfect credits song if your life were a movie. This is the type of song you should play to sum ...