A remixed, remastered reissue of When You Land Here, It's Time to Return, the 1997 debut album by Flake Music, comes out Nov. 25. Singer James Mercer would later become famous for his work in The Shins and Broken Bells. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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When You Land Here, It's Time To Return

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Hear "So Now What" by The Shins

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The Shins' latest release, Port Of Morrow, is their first album in five years. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Shins On World Cafe

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James Mercer has been the singer and songwriter behind The Shins since 1997. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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On 'Port Of Morrow,' The Shins Sail Back To The 1970s

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Natalie Maines of the Dixie Chicks got herself and the band in a tizzy when she said, "Just so you know, we're ashamed the president of the United States is from Texas," in 2003. Frank Micelotta/Getty Images Entertainment hide caption

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Eight Years Gone

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These songs will change your life back to the way it was before The Shins changed it the first time. Photo Illustration: Lars Gotrich; Photos: Brandon Feagan via Flickr hide caption

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