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Read On 'Port Of Morrow,' The Shins Sail Back To The 1970s
March 17, 2012 – James Mercer discusses the old sounds and new musicians behind his band's upcoming album.
Read The Shins In Concert
Watch In The Studio With The Shins And 'Simple Song' OPB
Read The Shins Live In Concert: How To Watch
Read NPR Music Launches New iPad App (With A Little Help From The Shins)
February 15, 2012 – Stream albums, create playlists and watch concerts on the brand new app, out now.
Watch Exclusive Video Premiere: 'Insane Lullaby' By Danger Mouse And James Mercer
June 28, 2010 – See the two in a homemade video, performing the Danger Mouse/Sparklehorse song "Insane Lullaby."
Read The 50 Most Important Recordings Of The Decade: O-S
November 16, 2009 – Our list of the 50 most important recordings of the decade continues, from OutKast to Sigur Ros.
Listen Eight Years Gone
Read Your Trusted Source For Music Reviews
Listen All Songs Considered Listeners Pick The Best Music Of 2007
December 20, 2007 – Tens of thousands of listeners voted for the year's best CDs, with Radiohead coming out on top.
Listen The Shins' Newfound Fame
Listen The Shins, 'Wincing The Night Away'
Listen Extra Effort And An 'Ooh-Ooh' Chorus