April 5, 2012
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The Lips' Record Store Day offering may be a pretty gruesome affair (‘…Heavy Fwends’ will literally come daubed in its contributors’ blood), but you don't always need the crimson stuff to shock. Having Justin Vernon declare "[i]We thought we could outrun them/ But they had robot dogs[/i]" over woozy instrumentation does the trick just fine.
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