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Guest Lists: The Phoenix writers + WFNX staff select their top tracks of 2012

Listen in this weekend (December 23 to 25) and the next (December 29 to January 1) to hear songs from each contributors list as well as their thoughts and other surprises.

By PHOENIX STAFF  |  December 21, 2012
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The righteousness of Japandroids

The same week I first heard Celebration Rock (Polyvinyl), the new sophomore LP by Canadian rock duo Japandroids, I bought a plane ticket to Spain.
House that rock built
By LIZ PELLY  |  June 22, 2012
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Road Trippin’: 25 shows across New England you need to see before Labor Day

While we agree that kicking back in a shady backyard with a plate of barbecue, a cooler of cold brews, and some good tunes spinning on the iPod deck is one hell of a way to while away a lazy summer afternoon, we'd like to suggest that you get a bit more
Sounds of summer
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  June 08, 2012
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Japandroids | Celebration Rock

When I was a teenager who truly cared only for emotions-on-the-sleeve punk rock, I came up with the dumbest idea: if I ever reviewed records by breaking down individual categories (production, lyrics, whatever), I'd include a grade for "heart" or "passio
Polyvinyl (2012)
By REYAN ALI  |  May 11, 2012
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Blasting away the blues with Bass Drum of Death

Bass Drum of Death, the cranium-clobbering garage duo-turned-trio chosen to rep the Hospitality State this year, will join Japandroids tonight (Thursday) to metaphorically Eiffel Tower a sold-out Middle East.  
Sound the charge
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  September 16, 2011
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Bonnaroo 2010 (Sunday): [Photos] Japandroids, Miranda Lambert, Kris Kristofferson, Blues Traveler, and more

Japandroids, Miranda Lambert, Kris Kristofferson, Blues Traveler and more, live at Bonnaroo, June 13, 2010
Live from Bonnaroo 2010 | June 13, 2010
By GARY GURTCHEFF  |  June 18, 2010


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Photos: Japandroids at the Paradise

Fresh outta SXSW 2010, the Japandroids perform at the Paradise
Japandroids, live at the Paradise, on March 31, 2010
By P. NICK CURRAN  |  April 02, 2010
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The big (moving) picture: SXSW 2010 in HD video

Videos of Freelance Whales, Le Loup, Sleigh Bells, and more.
Freelance Whales, Sleigh Bells, Vivian Girls, Japandroids and more
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  March 26, 2010
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SXSW 2010: Lost in Austin

I can’t resolve an obsession with a sound until I find it live.
Two bikes, four chords, and the truth
By P. NICK CURRAN  |  March 26, 2010
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SXSW 2010: The band who wasn't there

This past Saturday around noon, about a dozen of us were cracking our first Lone Stars of the day at Peckerheads, one of scores of dimly daylit venues lining Austin’s teeming Sixth Street.
Beach Fossils, Tanlines, Best Coast, and a wave of minimalism at SXSW
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  March 26, 2010
Japandroids with Love is All, Girlfriends

Japandroids with Love is All, Girlfriends


Was there a better debut album released last year than Post-Nothing by the Japandroids? It was a record that wore a noise-rock shell over its...
By webteam  |  March 24, 2010


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SXSW 2010 (Thursday): Live from Red Fez

Photos of Japandroids, Best Coast, and Diamond Rings at SXSW
Japandroids, Best Coast, and Diamond Rings at SXSW
By KELLY DAVIDSON  |  March 19, 2010
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SXSW 2010 (Wednesday): Morning Benders and Japandroids

Photos of Morning Benders and Japandroids live at SXSW 2010.
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By ADDISON A. POST  |  March 19, 2010
SXSW Mid-Day Review - Thursday, March 18, 2010

SXSW Mid-Day Review - Thursday, March 18, 2010


(Here are found words, pictures and videos from the SXSW adventures of P. Nick Curran and Addison Post) My introduction to South by Southwest came...
By P. Nick Curran  |  March 17, 2010
Levi's / Fader Fort Unveils Fresh (and FREE) iPhone and Android Apps for SXSW

Levi's / Fader Fort Unveils Fresh (and FREE) iPhone and Android Apps for SXSW


 Every year during SXSW, Fader sets up camp in Austin for one of the most outrageous perpetual shit shows of the whole damn week. This...
By Chris Faraone  |  March 16, 2010
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Japandroids | Post-Nothing

I was tempted to write off Japandroids as just one more lo-fi punk band who've overdosed on fuzz.
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By RYAN STEWART  |  July 10, 2009


Japandroids + Little Girls + Bearstronaut at Great Scott

Japandroids + Little Girls + Bearstronaut at Great Scott


  Garage rockers Japandroids dream of electric guitars, at Great Scott, 1222 Comm Ave, Allston | July 12 @ 9 pm | $9 | 617.566.9014...
By Shaula Clark  |  July 08, 2009