4,037 Shouts - 80,778,318 Scrobbles
The Shins are an American indie rock band centered around James Mercer. The band formed in 1997, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States as a side project of Mercer (previously of Blue Roof Dinner) and drummer Jesse Sandoval, who were both members of Flake Music. The band's original lineup was Mercer (vocals, guitar), Sandoval (drums), Marty Crandall (keyboards) and Dave Hernandez (bass). Neil Langford replaced Hernandez in 1998.
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- LyricsGold teeth and a curse for this town were all in my mouth.
Only, i don't know how they got out, dear.
Turn me back into the pet i was when we met.
I was happier then with no mind-set.
And if you'd 'a took to me like
- Simple Song - (4:13) - 204,280 plays
- LyricsI think i'll go home and mull this over
Before i cram it down my throat
At long last it's crashed, its colossal mass
Has broken up into bits in my moat.
Lift the mattress off the floor
- Australia - (3:55) - 120,536 plays
- Phantom Limb - (4:51) - 83,957 plays
- Sleeping Lessons - (3:57) - 69,036 plays
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- It's Only Life - (4:01) - 55,881 plays
- Turn on Me - (3:41) - 44,812 plays
- Kissing the Lipless - (3:18) - 41,790 plays