3,997 Shouts - 75,115,532 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 that i was when we met.
I was happier then with no mind-set.
And if you'd 'a took to me like
- LyricsWell, this is just a simple song,
To say what you done.
I told you 'bout all those fears,
And away they did run.
You sure must be strong,
- LyricsTime to put the eargogles on…
La la la la
La la la la
- 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
- LyricsFoals in winter coats
White girls of the north
File past one five and one
They are the fabled lambs
of Sunday ham
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- No Way Down - (3:16) - 87,046 plays