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Sunday, April 6th, 2008

Islands' Interview on Paperthinwalls.com

It seems Islands founder/singer/songwriter Nick Thorburn has no interest in standing still. His songwriting themes always stay the same - bones, ghosts, death - but his pop has progressed from the keyboard hooks of the Unicorns, to Islands' first record of Paul Simon-influenced Caribbean music. For the band's second ...

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Thursday, March 6th, 2008

ISLANDS SIGN TO ANTI-RECORDS

UPCOMING ALBUM ARM'S WAY OUT MAY 20th SELECT PRE-RELEASE SHOWS IN MARCH TO INCLUDE SXSW Islands have signed to Anti-Records, home to such luminaries as Tom Waits, Nick Cave and Neko Case. May 20th will see the release of the band's Arm's Way album, finding them at ...

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Monday, March 31st, 2008

ANTI at South By Southwest

Check out the following live performances captured at our SXSW showcase. href="http://youtube.com/watch?v=o1tuQ8wKZrY&feature=PlayList&p=759541C9FE41A45A&index=5" target="_blank">Billy Bragg - I Keep Faith href="http://youtube.com/watch?v=fNms0b09spw&feature=PlayList&p=759541C9FE41A45A&index=4" target="_blank">DeVotchKa - Along the Way href="http://youtube.com/watch?v=x44A8KZbqGI&feature=PlayList&p=759541C9FE41A45A&index=3" target="_blank">The Weakerthans - Night Windows href="http://youtube.com/watch?v=UFdcn59749M&feature=PlayList&p=759541C9FE41A45A&index=2" target="_blank">Man Man - Doo Right href="http://youtube.com/watch?v=-ApqLm_7IYc&feature=PlayList&p=759541C9FE41A45A&index=1" target="_blank">Tim Fite - More Clothes href="http://youtube.com/watch?v=ZNNgSLL5jJE&feature=PlayList&p=759541C9FE41A45A&index=0" target="_blank">Islands - The Arm

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