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White Denim

Frantic and freewheeling indie rock combo White Denim hail from Austin, Texas, where bandmates Josh Block (drums), Steve Terebecki (bass), and James Petralli (guitars, vocals) first set up shop in 2005. All three members were veterans of the Austin scene; Block and Petralli had previously played together in the alt-rock band Parque Torche, while Terebecki was a member of Peach Train. Drawing from a number of punk and garage rock influences, the group fashioned a hard-hitting sound with crunchy guitar riffs and frantic energy. Let's Talk About It, a 7" EP, marked the band's studio debut in 2007. After releasing another EP in 2008, the group retooled many of its older songs for Explosion, White Denim's first full-length release. The band had amassed a sizable audience in the U.K. by this point, prompting the sophomore album Fits to hit British shores several months before its American release in October 2009. The following year, the group expanded its lineup to include second guitarist Austin Jenkins, and shortly afterwards self-released Last Day of Summer as a way for the bandmembers to clear out song ideas they'd been bouncing around for the past four years. In 2011, White Denim released their fourth full-length album, D, on Downtown Records. The following year they fleshed out their sound with fourth member Austin Jenkins (guitar) and embarked on a tour with Wilco. After some late-night conversations, Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy agreed to lend a hand in the production of their fifth full-length release, Corsicana Lemonade, which was released in late 2013. The band quickly followed up with The Pretty Green EP in 2014. In 2015, Josh Block and Austin Jenkins left the lineup, and James Petralli and Steve Terebecki recruited two new members to take their places, guitarist Jonathan Horne and drummer Jeffrey Olson. The new edition of White Denim went into the studio with producer Ethan Johns and returned with their sixth full-length album, Stiff, released in March 2016. ~ Andrew Leahey
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  1.   Song
  2.   Street Joy
  3.   No Real Reason
  4.   Ha Ha Ha Ha (Yeah)
  5.   Regina Holding Hands
  6.   Pretty Green
  7.   At the Farm
  8.   Syncn
  9.   Drug
  10.   Bess St.
  11.   Holda You (I'm Psycho)
  12.   Everybody Somebody
  13.   Mirrored and Reverse
  14.   Pretty Green Mash
  15.   Looking for a Place to Start
  16.   Keys
  17.   Take It Easy (Ever After Lasting Love)
  18.   Come Back
  19.   New Blue Feeling
  20.   At Night in Dreams
  21.   Ieiei
  22.   Cat City
  23.   Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Condition is In)
  24.   A Place to Start
  25.   Cheer Up/Blues Ending
  26.   Sitting
  27.   Corsicana Lemonade
  28.   Burnished
  29.   Anvil Everything
  30.   Transparency
  31.   I'd Have It Just the Way We Were
  32.   I Start To Run
  33.   (I'm the One) Big Big Fun
  34.   All Truckers Roll
  35.   Paint Yourself
  36.   There's a Brain in My Head
  37.   Under Mi Pretty Green
  38.   Sex Prayer
  39.   Let It Feel Good (My Eagles)
  40.   Handwriting
  41.   Say What You Want
  42.   Is and Is and Is
  43.   Don't Look That Way at It
  44.   Radio Milk How Can You Stand It
  45.   Heart from Us All
  46.   Mirrored in Reverse
  47.   All Consolation
  48.   El Hard Attack Dcwyw
  49.   All You Really Have to Do
  50.   Wda
  51.   Migration Wind
  52.   It's Him!
  53.   Real Deal Momma
  54.   Limited by Stature
  55.   Shake Shake Shake
  56.   River to Consider
  57.   Distant Relative Salute
  58.   You Can't Say
  59.   Thank You
  60.   Company
  61.   Had 2 Know (Personal)

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