The Pains of Being Pure at Heart - The Pains of Being Pure at Heart

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Release date: 03 February 2009

The Pains of Being Pure at Heart - The Pains of Being Pure at Heart

Album Review: The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart

The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart

Facts about this album: The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart are Alex (bass) Kip (guitar/vocals) Kurt (drums) and Peggy (keyboard/vocals) The band share their US label, Slumberland, with Crystal Stilts The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart initially formed for a one-off gig at Peggy’s birthday party Album review: This time last year it was as if someone had been leaving copies of...

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  • Feb 23, 2009

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Pains Of Being Pure At Heart to release new album in March

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The Pains of Being Pure at Heart - The Pains of Being Pure at Heart: Wikipedia Album Entry

The Pains of Being Pure at Heart is the self-titled by the New York band The Pains of Being Pure at Heart. The album gives a loud, fuzzy, noise-pop feel and was released on Slumberland Records.

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