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I have been waiting so long for this album to come out. And it is even better than I expected. Lover's Anthem is a standout track, but Carousel is the song that Paper Route will be known for in North America. The combination of strings and alt. rock is throughout the album and they both compliment each other very well. Support this band, and buy this CD. We're surrounded by such little talent; it's more than refreshing to listen to Paper Route's debut, Absence.

great fast paced indie rock

awesome album


Paper Route is an excellent band with good beats and vocals, and they're not like anyone I've heard before. My favourite songs would have to be Wish (Catchy, upbeat) and Lover's Anthem (Uplifting, soulful). It's definitely worth the money to but this CD.


Formed: 2004 in Nashville, TN

Genre: Alternative

Years Active: '00s, '10s

Blending digital-age pop/rock with ambient electronics, Nashville's Paper Route got their start in the summer of 2004, when founder Chad Howat began assembling tracks in the middle of the night in an attempt to battle his insomnia. Encouraged by his creations, he recruited friends and former bandmates J.T. Daly and Andy Smith to collaborate on this new work. Following some further contributions, the trio soon completed enough material for a pair of EPs that they released in late 2006. By this time...
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Absence (Bonus Track Version), Paper Route
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  • $7.99
  • Genres: Alternative, Music
  • Released: Jan 01, 2009

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