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The Clap Your Hands Say Yeah Dilemma

The story of Clap Your Hands Say Yeah is one we’ve seen countless times before, and just as unfair as with many other cases–band debuts with huge buzz and overnight success, becoming a shorthand for the Hot New Thing, difficult followup alienates the tastemakers and the band’s profile begins to dwindle, band now exists in shadow of former glory and is now shorthand for “hey, weren’t we crazy back in ?”  Granted, since we’re talking about indie rock bands in the new millennium, the full scale of their trajectory is of a much smaller scale than previous decades, but it’s a familiar pattern nonetheless.   1,062 more words

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INTERVIEW: CLAP YOUR HANDS SAY YEAH

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah are an indie rock group from Philadelphia PA.  After a few years away from the scene, they’re ready to once again take the world by storm. 647 more words

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THE FURY IN MUNDANITY

OUGHT – TODAY MORE THAN ANY OTHER DAY/THE WEATHER SONG

For Fans of: Pavement, Talking Heads, Modest Mouse, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah,

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The Hydrothermal Vents - Shark!

The Hydrothermal Vents are the first indie dance rock band in a while that are good. They’ve got the jams that make you think of classics like Talking Heads and the quirkiness (read artistic) twist of the B-52s. 34 more words

2014: First Half Favorites

I haven’t relapsed into Top 5 lists or controversy-laden ranking debates. At least not yet. But I still can’t help compiling anything that falls under a Favorite Anything category. 988 more words

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REVIEW: CLAP YOUR HANDS SAY YEAH - ONLY RUN


Reviewed by Jade Daly

Indie rockers Clap Your Hands Say Yeah have a pretty impressive back catalog. With four LP’s sitting comfortably beneath their belt it’s easy to see why their newest release, … 263 more words

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Clap Your Hands Say Yeah - Only Run - Album Review

It was with mild interest that I started listening to the new Clap your hands say yeah album. They’re a band that have gone off the boil to the point where they are now serving ice water. 358 more words

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