History Music / TheNewPornographers

18th Mar '17 9:16:07 PM tenryufan
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* PopCultureIsolation: [[DiscussedTrope Discussed]] during a live show for iTunes. The band was asked to learn "a rock and roll classic" for French television, only to find that the audience didn't recognize their choice, "[[ElectricLightOrchestra Don't Bring Me Down]]".
17th Feb '17 6:36:20 PM karstovich2
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* DescentIntoAddiction: "The Slow Descent Into Alcoholism" describes, well, [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin a slow descent into alcoholism]].
9th May '15 6:04:53 AM SeptimusHeap
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* RealSongThemeTune: ''TheHour'' previously used "Use It" (off of ''Twin Cinema'') before switching to "The Good In Everyone" by Sloan.

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* RealSongThemeTune: ''TheHour'' ''Series/TheHourCBC'' previously used "Use It" (off of ''Twin Cinema'') before switching to "The Good In Everyone" by Sloan.
21st Mar '15 9:41:01 PM ThePocket
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* DrosteImage: They used TV monitors to create this effect in the video for "Letter From an Occupant."

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* DrosteImage: They used TV monitors to create this effect in the video for "Letter From an Occupant." "
* FadingIntoTheNextSong: On ''Brill Bruisers'', "War on the East Coast" fades into "Backstairs".


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* NewSoundAlbum: ''Brill Bruisers'' has a much more noticeable reliance on synthesizers and a denser sound in general. Also, ''Challengers'' was composed almost entirely of ballads, but this didn't carry over into their subsequent material.
1st Nov '14 6:48:58 AM FromtheWordsofBR
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An IndieRock and/or PowerPop (depending on who you ask) {{Supergroup}} with origins in [[StargateCity Vancouver]], BC. Formed in the late [[TheNineties Nineties]], they released their first album, ''Mass Romantic'', in 2000.

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An IndieRock '''The New Pornographers''' are an Indie Rock and/or PowerPop (depending on who you ask) {{Supergroup}} with origins in [[StargateCity Vancouver]], BC. Formed in the late [[TheNineties Nineties]], they released their first album, ''Mass Romantic'', in 2000.
16th Sep '14 12:17:39 PM blitzkrieg1701
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* MamaBear: At a show in Boston, someone tossed a CD at the stage, striking A. C. Newman's guitar. Newman was, at best, confused. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U8-1EPeYn3A NEKO CASE WAS PISSED]].
1st Aug '14 10:30:37 PM BadSplice
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* ''Brill Bruisers'' (2014)


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25th Jul '14 7:33:14 PM MrMatt
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* PopCultureIsolation: [[DiscussedTrope Discussed]] during a live show for iTunes. The band was asked to learn "a rock and roll classic" for French television, only to find that the audience didn't recognize their choice, "[[ElectricLightOrchestra Don't Bring Me Down]]".
5th May '14 6:59:54 PM MrMatt
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* CoverVersion: "Think About Me" by Music/FleetwoodMac and "Don't Bring Me Down" by Music/ElectricLightOrchestra

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* CoverVersion: "Think About Me" by Music/FleetwoodMac and Music/FleetwoodMac, "Don't Bring Me Down" by Music/ElectricLightOrchestraMusic/ElectricLightOrchestra, and "Your Daddy Don't Know" by Toronto
5th May '14 6:56:17 PM MrMatt
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* InTheStyleOf: "My Rights Versus Yours" is done in the style of mid-late sixties Music/TheBeachBoys. The band also held a YouTube contest promoting ''Challengers'' [{IncrediblyLamePun challenging]] fans to cover their own songs in the [[WebVideo/YachtRock really smooth]] style of Michael [=McDonald=].

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* InTheStyleOf: "My Rights Versus Yours" is done in the style of mid-late sixties Music/TheBeachBoys. The band also held a YouTube contest promoting ''Challengers'' [{IncrediblyLamePun [[IncrediblyLamePun challenging]] fans to cover their own songs in the [[WebVideo/YachtRock really smooth]] style of Michael [=McDonald=].
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