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Bent Shapes / Feels Weird
Album:Feels Weird Collection:General
Artist:Bent Shapes Added:09/2013
Label:Father Daughter Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2013-10-10 Pull Date:2013-12-12 
Week Ending:15 Dec24 Nov17 Nov10 Nov3 Nov27 Oct20 Oct13 Oct
Airplays:13143441

Recent Airplay
1.Tue, 15 Aug 17:Sam I Am
butterscotch memory
4.Thu, 02 Jan 14:Miss Information & Scuttle Toe
KZSU Top 100 of 2013
2.Wed, 28 May 14:Ashleigh & Carly
A Family Affair
5.Wed, 11 Dec 13:awyeh
late night dryer (meow after midnight sub)
3.Sat, 17 May 14:Noel Tum
Live Your Life
6.Fri, 22 Nov 13:Featherweight
Fight or Flight

Album Review
awyeh
Reviewed 2013-09-09 
Jangle-pop with lots of garage and art/post-punk influences out of Boston. Most songs were initially released as singles or b-sides and there's considerable variety from track to track, so it's well-suited to radio. They're going on tour with John Vanderslice, fans might overlap; some vocal stylings, subject matters, and lack of being too serious remind me of the midwestern DIY folk-punk scene.

1 (FCC SHIT) (2:04) Pop-punky, a little jangly and snotty
2 (2:21) Pleasant, unremarkable indie rock; mellow, swinging, atypical nasal-baritone m singing voice
*3 (3:05) Upbeat, jangly, slick and poppy, backing "ooh la la" vox- your indie pop hit
4 (FCC SHIT) (2:21) Angry, snotty, sarcastic, loud; garage-punky
*5 (1:54) Twee, noise pop, just a bit surfy; fuzzy fem vox, tight rhythm; K records feel
6 (2:26) Chill, bent summery guitar sounds, skips right along
*7 (3:42) Happy sound, bittersweet/nostalgic lyrics, super jangly, great bassline, feedback features in second half
8 (1:41) Straightforward, upbeat, low-frills, fem backing vox
9 (2:21) Alternating M/F vox, not distinct
10 (2:16) Band members trade voc duties, melodic, poppy
11 (FCC SHIT) (3:04) Nasal vox, pounding beat, loud guitars

Track Listing
1.Behead Yrself, Pt. 2 6.Hex Maneuvers
2.Leave It Till You Need It 7.Big Machines
3.Panel Of Experts 8.Bites And Scratches
4.Brat Poison 9.Check My Vitals!!
5.What Do You Get?? 10.Boys To Men
 11.I Was Here But I Disappear