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A Los Angeles quartet dealing in sparse, atmospheric art rock, Warpaint originally consisted of sisters Jenny Lee Lindberg and Shannyn Sossamon (on bass and drums, respectively), as well as Emily Kokal and Theresa Wayman on vocal and guitar. Sossamon left due to conflicts with her acting schedule and was replaced by Stella Mozgawa. With a dedicated lineup, the band began to experiment with murky spaciousness and stripped-down arrangements, and gained the attention of former Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist John Frusciante. In 2009, they self-released their debut EP, Exquisite Corpse (which was mixed by Frusciante). After a successful showing at CMJ, they signed with Rough Trade and set to work recording their full-length debut for the label. The Fool arrived in October 2010, featuring more fleshed-out songcraft and stronger performances. After taking a few years to follow up their debut and citing their desire to experiment more with sounds and really connect as a group, the band released the lead single "Love Is to Die," which was featured on a Calvin Klein advert in September 2013. Their eponymous sophomore album, which was produced by Flood and mixed by him and Nigel Godrich, followed in early 2014. ~ Gregory Heaney
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  1.   Song
  2.   Undertow
  3.   Elephants
  4.   Ashes to Ashes
  5.   Love Is to Die
  6.   Shadows
  7.   Set Your Arms Down
  8.   Warpaint
  9.   Hi
  10.   Majesty
  11.   Beetles
  12.   Baby
  13.   Go In
  14.   Billie Holiday
  15.   No Way Out
  16.   The Chauffeur
  17.   Son
  18.   Drive
  19.   Feeling Alright
  20.   Teese
  21.   Biggy
  22.   Keep It Healthy
  23.   Intro
  24.   Lissie's Heart Murmur
  25.   Composure
  26.   Burgundy
  27.   Stars
  28.   Krimson
  29.   Bees
  30.   Elephant
  31.   Disco//Very
  32.   CC
  33.   I'll Start Believing

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