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Customer Reviews

Awesome album

Haven't listen to these guys in awhile but after hearing about they're new album i was stoked! Dirty Knails is an awesome track. If you're going to buy an album this summer buy this along with the new Bombay Status album!!

can't stop listening

The Boys are Back and Rocking...This album sounds like no one else on the scene. original, tight, crazy, sexy, chills, goosebumps...especially when I listen to Clear Spirits. Appetites makes you want to hop and jump, Sleepless in Silverlake is catchy as hell...and Let's get out of here is my current new theme song.

Best album this summer

Les Savy Fav have made the best album so far this summer. Let's get outof here is my new personal sound track. Pls come to Texas guys!


Formed: 1995 in Providence, RI

Genre: Alternative

Years Active: '90s, '00s, '10s

Playing sharp but engaging post-hardcore with complex melodic lines, edgy guitar figures, and plenty of eccentric wit (their name, for instance, sounds French, but doesn't mean anything), Les Savy Fav were formed in 1995 by five friends attending the Rhode Island School of Design. Vocalist Tim Harrington, guitarists Seth Thom Jabour and Gibb Slife, bassist Syd Butler, and drummer Patrick Mahoney began making music together during downtime from their studies, and they spent two years playing clubs...
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