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Customer Reviews

Great as usual

Nice to see the Shins pointing out a moral flaw in our society. Thanks for the free video, James!

Single greatest music video

That I've ever seen.

Love the song - thought video was free?

Just confused...on their website it says free download.


Formed: 1997 in Albuquerque, NM

Genre: Alternative

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

A classic guitar pop group almost nine years in the making, Albuquerque, New Mexico's the Shins began in 1997 as the side project of singer/songwriter and guitarist James Mercer's primary band, Flake. Mercer formed Flake in 1992 with drummer Jesse Sandoval, keyboardist Marty Crandall, and bassist Neal Langford; they eventually changed their name to Flake Music, releasing several singles,...
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