THE SHINS Wincing The Night Away Exclusive LP
THE SHINS Wincing The Night Away Exclusive LP
THE SHINS Wincing The Night Away Exclusive LP
THE SHINS Wincing The Night Away Exclusive LP
THE SHINS Wincing The Night Away Exclusive LP
THE SHINS Wincing The Night Away Exclusive LP
THE SHINS Wincing The Night Away Exclusive LP
THE SHINS Wincing The Night Away Exclusive LP

The Shins
Wincing The Night Away Exclusive LP

$29.99
  • Color: Maroon & Black Swirl
  • Limited to: 5 Per Customer
Description

Please note: Governor Baker has ordered the closure of all non-essential businesses in the state of Massachusetts beginning at 12:00pm on March 24th, originally ending on April 7th and now extended through May 4th. Due to this, our warehouse will not be in operation and we will be unable to fulfill and ship orders until the order is lifted. We have stopped placement of new orders on newburycomics.com during this time period and we will hold any pending orders until we are able to begin shipping again.


A Newbury Comics exclusive color vinyl pressing.

To play music for a long time, you have to surprise the people that love you—while also surprising yourself. Recorded in singer/guitarist James Mercer’s basement studio, Phil Ek’s Seattle digs, and in Oregon City with veteran producer Joe Chiccarelli (Beck, U2), Wincing the Night Away is The Shins’ third full-length album. It’s also the sound of a band growing up and out. Mercer’s infectious, indelible melodic style is still at the core, and unfaltering. But anything can happen around it—and in this case, it does. While the vocals channel the spirit of Morrissey, “Sea Legs” pairs a loping hip-hop beat with lush melody and searing guitars. Elsewhere the band toys with tweaked-out, liquid piano steeped in kaleidoscopic strings (“Red Rabbit”); fractured synth samples (“Spilt Needles”); gauzy, arpeggiated keyboards cloaking thunderous anthems (“Sleeping Lessons”); and, taking cues from early Jesus and Mary Chain albums, sweeping, fuzz-toned epics (“Phantom Limb”). Finally, “Turn on Me,” “Girl Sailor” and “Australia” are the lilting, thrilling, rollicking, rock-solid pop songs we’ve all come to covet from The Shins.

Album is hand-numbered and includes a digital download.

Item Details
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Limited edition of: 1200
  • Label: Sub Pop
  • Mono/Stereo: Stereo
  • Catalog Number: 70705-1 SPP

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