Does it sound anything like the first Broken Bells record? And if so, can someone remind me what the first Broken Bells record sounded like? Because in spite of listening to it roughly twenty times, I can't remember a single thing about it. Much less anything interesting.
Post by Horned Gramma on Nov 7, 2013 17:23:44 GMT -8
...maybe Mercer will breathe new life into those tunes onstage. The way he did with all those great old Shins songs last time the Shins played Sasquatch: by way of a hang glider that he doesn't even know is there.
Post by Horned Gramma on Nov 8, 2013 0:12:45 GMT -8
It was St. Vincent, and leaving the Shins in time enough not to miss a single second of St. Vincent is one of the best decisions I've ever made.
I saw the Shins do an in-store at the now-defunct Music Millenium on NW 23rd in Portland on 10/31/03. Couple weeks before Chutes came out. I was a fool to ever see them again, let alone ten years later.
I need to reiterate how much Blood Orange should be booked for Sasquatch and every other festival in 2014. A couple of the songs on his album are duds, but overall I've been pretty obsessed with it since I first heard it. He's kind of like a mix of The Weeknd and Twin Shadow, if that's your thing. I've had this song on repeat all week: