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Bonnaroo 2010: Japandroids In Concert

Bonnaroo 2010: Japandroids In Concert

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Japandroids performs at the Bonnaroo Music Festival in Manchester, Tenn. Laura Fedele hide caption

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Japandroids performs at the Bonnaroo Music Festival in Manchester, Tenn.

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Japandroids' David Prowse and Brian King make a big, sloppy, winning noise out of nothing more than guitar, drums and emotional lyrics about youth and love: "I don't wanna worry about dying / I just wanna worry about those sunshine girls," they wail in "Young Hearts Spark Fire." Those words just about sum it up, packing a whole lot of rumination on life, death, love and priorities into a few disarming bursts of sentiment. The band's debut album, Post-Nothing, is a terrific slab of hooky rock, but it's also smarter than it sounds.

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Art Czars
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Japandroids
Label
Polyvinyl
Released
2010

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