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

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