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PYHOF: Open Your Eyes Wide for the Local Natives!

It's Friday! What are you listening to? Today we bring you Local Natives - if you're into indie rock with a hint of folk, then you should check them out.

Photo credit: Martin Slivka

Who: Local Natives
Genre: Indie rock
Label: Frenchkiss Records, Infectious Music
Website: http://www.thelocalnatives.com/

Local Natives is a band based in Los Angeles, California. Because they live together, collaborations are easy – from conceptualizing artwork to making music. While they’re described as an “afropop-influenced guitars with hyperactive drumming and hooky three-part harmonies”, don’t be put off with the baffling genre; they spend time perfecting their harmonies and prefer to be called a vocal group.

Check out one of their songs – “Wide Eyes” – from their 2009 album, Gorilla Manor (which happens to be the name of the house they’re staying in while creating the album)!

written by shhquiet


  1. grazie


    Happy Friday LSI!

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  2. acidgirl


    Love the picture!

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  3. paper_doll


    they are really good, i've seen them twice.

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  4. recurving


    oh, i love this band… their cover of simon & garfunkel's cecilia made me a fan: http://www.youtube.c(…)XdnjfxXpr7g

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  5. xyron


    The epic mustache!

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  6. poochfan


    Best band ever, can't wait for album number 2!

    about 3 years ago · report as spam

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