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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.   Syncn
  8.   At the Farm
  9.   Drug
  10.   Bess St.
  11.   Holda You (I'm Psycho)
  12.   At Night in Dreams
  13.   Let It Feel Good (My Eagles)
  14.   New Blue Feeling
  15.   Had 2 Know (Personal)
  16.   Mirrored in Reverse
  17.   Real Deal Momma
  18.   Radio Milk How Can You Stand It
  19.   Limited by Stature
  20.   Sitting
  21.   Mirrored and Reverse
  22.   Ieiei
  23.   Heart from Us All
  24.   Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Condition is In)
  25.   Take It Easy (Ever After Lasting Love)
  26.   Come Back
  27.   Handwriting
  28.   It's Him!
  29.   You Can't Say
  30.   Shake Shake Shake
  31.   Anvil Everything
  32.   I'd Have It Just the Way We Were
  33.   Distant Relative Salute
  34.   Thank You
  35.   All Consolation
  36.   Under Mi Pretty Green
  37.   Keys
  38.   Say What You Want
  39.   I Start To Run
  40.   Looking for a Place to Start
  41.   A Place to Start
  42.   Migration Wind
  43.   El Hard Attack Dcwyw
  44.   Cheer Up/Blues Ending
  45.   All Truckers Roll
  46.   Transparency
  47.   Paint Yourself
  48.   Cat City
  49.   Pretty Green Mash
  50.   Is and Is and Is
  51.   Corsicana Lemonade
  52.   There's a Brain in My Head
  53.   All You Really Have to Do
  54.   Company
  55.   Burnished
  56.   Don't Look That Way at It
  57.   River to Consider
  58.   Sex Prayer
  59.   Wda
  60.   Everybody Somebody
  61.   (I'm the One) Big Big Fun

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