Back in the '90s, not even the biggest fans of Modest Mouse could've predicted that their precious band would one day have a chart-topping record

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Not So Modest Sales

Modest Mouse's We Were Dead Before The Ship Sank tops Billboard 200

Back in the '90s, not even the biggest fans of Modest Mouse could've predicted that their precious band would one day have a chart-topping record. Well guess what? They did.

 According to Billboard.com, Modest Mouse's latest, We Were Dead Before The Ship Sank moved a solid 129,000 units and debuted at the #1 spot on the Billboard 200. Despite the year's dismal record sales, 2007 is already shaping up to be a really great and profitable year for indie acts - as The Shins and Arcade Fire have already proved.

 
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