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Jr. Jr.

With an ear for Brian Wilson-esque harmony, the irreverently named Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. swirl indie pop, folk, and electronic elements into one breezy package. Based in Detroit, Michigan, the duo of Joshua Epstein (also of the Silent Years) and Daniel Zott came together in 2009. Working out of a basement studio, the pair worked to create a sound that was danceable without sacrificing anything in the songwriting department, merging intricate and airy melodies with solid programmed beats and synth atmospherics. Their hard work bore fruit in 2010 when they released their debut EP, Horse Power, on Quite Scientific. That same year, the pair was also tapped to do a remix of Moby's "Wait for Me." In 2011, the duo released their full-length debut It's a Corporate World. In 2013, they returned with the Patterns EP before releasing their sophomore full-length The Speed of Things later that year. In 2015, Epstein and Zott decided to change the band's name to JR JR, even though they had the blessing of Dale Earnhardt, Jr. to keep it. Signed to Warner Bros., they released JR JR in September of 2015. ~ Gregory Heaney
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  1.   Song
  2.   Nothing But Our Love
  3.   Simple Girl
  4.   Morning Thought
  5.   It's a Corporate World
  6.   Vocal Chords
  7.   God Only Knows
  8.   Gone
  9.   Clean Up
  10.   As Time Goes
  11.   Same Dark Places
  12.   Change My Mind
  13.   We Almost Lost Detroit
  14.   War Zone
  15.   Run
  16.   James Dean
  17.   If You Didn't See Me (Then You Weren't on the Dancefloor)
  18.   Knock Louder
  19.   Break My Fall
  20.   Philip the Engineer
  21.   In the Middle
  22.   Beautiful Dream (Reprise)
  23.   The Fisherman
  24.   An Ugly Person on a Movie Screen
  25.   Listening to Outkast, June 23, 2014
  26.   Electrical Energy
  27.   For My Brother
  28.   Revelation Blues
  29.   Gloria
  30.   Don't Tell Me
  31.   I Can't Help It
  32.   When I Open My Eyes
  33.   Husbands (Interlude)
  34.   Habits
  35.   Hypothetical
  36.   In My Mind (Summertime)
  37.   Mesopotamia
  38.   Caroline
  39.   If It Wasn't You...
  40.   Skeletons
  41.   A Haunting
  42.   Dark Water
  43.   Hiding

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