Articles tagged shearwater

1 Feb 2016 // 9:45 AM

Shearwater - “Quiet Americans” (Singles Going Steady)

The song's retro-futuristic atmosphere and snarky political commentary demand multiple listens to reach their full effect.

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Shearwater: Jet Plane and Oxbow

Jet Plane and Oxbow is a remarkably polished, alluring, and dignified accomplishment.

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Okkervil River: The Silver Gymnasium

The Silver Gymnasium is Sheff's best work, and it contains his hardest truths. Going home is never quite going back.

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Animal Spirits: an Interview with Shearwater’s Jonathan Meiburg

For three albums and half a decade, Shearwater’s Jonathan Meiburg ventured ever further into abstract, imagistic baroque pop. Now in his seventh full-length, Meiburg turns towards a more personal, cathartic sound, written mostly in the first-person, grounded in rock and almost entirely free of bird references.

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Blue Water White Death: Blue Water White Death

Hope you know how to swim, for the masterminds behind Xiu Xiu and Shearwater are here to take you on a foreboding journey through the dangers of the deep ocean.

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23 May 2010 // 9:04 PM

Shearwater: 7 May 2010 - Austin, TX

Although they initially started as a side project of Okkervil River, Shearwater have established themselves as another great band from Austin, as they ably proved themselves with 2008’s excellent Rook and the equally impressive follow-up, this year’s The Golden Archipelago.

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29 May 2008 // 10:00 PM

Shearwater: Rook

Following the critically acclaimed Palo Santo, Shearwater raises the bar with Rook.

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26 Apr 2007 // 11:28 AM

Elk City Cherries in the Snow [MP3]       Los Cruzados [MP3]       You Got Me [MP3]  

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31 May 2006 // 11:00 PM

Shearwater: Palo Santo

Bravely challenging, this is a haunting, exceptional record.

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27 Mar 2005 // 10:00 PM

	Shearwater: Thieves

Five songs that will make you a Shearwater fan...

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Searching for Wholesome Online Fun: LDS Gamers

// Moving Pixels

"While being skeptical about the Church ever officially endorsing video games, LDS gamers remains hopeful about the future, knowing that Mormon society is slowly growing to appreciate gaming.

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