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Album of the Summer 08?

Old 09-13-08, 07:24 AM
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Album of the Summer 08?

Just curious what everyone's favorite record of this summer was. New or old, don't matta.

Mine would def. have to be:

Verse "Aggression"
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Old 09-13-08, 07:30 AM
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Death Cab for Cutie, "Narrow Stairs." Probably listened to it 200 times. I need a bike audio system.
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Common Market - Tobacco Road
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anything from hannah montana
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Old 09-13-08, 09:46 AM
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post seeing radiohead twice it was ok computer, but pre it would have been lleonard cohens new skin for old ceremony
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portraits of past discography
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anything spencer krug and dan bejar were involved in
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have you guys heard of this indie band "the shins", anyway their latest is really rad and they're kinda my lil secret
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Explosions in the Sky discography. love their stuff. listened too it way too much and i still haven't had enough.
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Originally Posted by euphoria View Post
have you guys heard of this indie band "the shins", anyway their latest is really rad and they're kinda my lil secret
Umm. They're were't exactly a secret after Garden State. But they are a good band.
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don't know bout the bands/songs listed but my song of this summer is Taiyou to Bikini by RIP Slyme.

mindless, fun, pointless and totally satisfying.....what more do you want from a summer song?

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My little girls have somehow brainwashed me with the Jonas Brothers.
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My little girls have somehow brainwashed me with the Jonas Brothers.

EDIT: Ha ha I love your avatar. You should add a red ring in your sig with the biker coming out... upside down
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Umm. They're were't exactly a secret after Garden State. But they are a good band.
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Fleet Foxes! released a record this summer, they're great.
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Girl Talk - Feed the Animals

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