The Shins Wincing the Night Away
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Graveyard
March 29th 2012


5795 Comments


Phantom Limb and Sea Legs are the only tracks worthwhile on this

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wacknizzle
January 23rd 2013


13601 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Every song on this album is awesome. Finally got this on vinyl, sounds freaking amazing.

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alabasterjones
October 2nd 2013


62 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

I've always kind of hated The Shins since they first came out. Thought they were a bunch of twee pansies who made Death Cab look full of testosterone by comparison.

This is the one album of theirs that impressed me....it gives me the same vibes of wonder, introspection, and self-discovery that I get from albums like Funeral or Aeroplane.

Sleeping Lessons makes me want to go find everyone who's ever wronged me and spit in their face......in a positive, self-improving kind of way.

jtswope
June 7th 2014


2427 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

"Phantom Limb and Sea Legs are the only tracks worthwhile on this"

Disagree but both are great tracks for sure.

Vader
October 24th 2014


80 Comments


"Phantom Limb and Sea Legs are the only tracks worthwhile on this"

Australia is their best song though.

SowingSeason
Staff Reviewer
October 24th 2014


16783 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Basically to sum up the Shins:

Oh, Inverted World = Classic album and an essential addition to any indie collection

The rest of their career = 3.5

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Wadlez
October 24th 2014


4650 Comments


Isn't Sea Legs that rap song..

SowingSeason
Staff Reviewer
October 24th 2014


16783 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Ermm no.

Wadlez
October 24th 2014


4650 Comments


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3GAIkESrQr0 I got sea legs.

SowingSeason
Staff Reviewer
October 24th 2014


16783 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Shins' song is better.

Wadlez
October 24th 2014


4650 Comments


Both get me going.

Snooze00
November 12th 2014


245 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

This is a good album to listen to as well.

AmericanFlagAsh
November 12th 2014


1277 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

"Oh, Inverted World = Classic album and an essential addition to any indie collection
The rest of their career = 3.5"

Nope. Inverted is really good, but Chutes Too Narrow is better.

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NorthernSkylark
November 19th 2014


4179 Comments


off with their heads

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