The Last Shadow Puppets is a band that consists of Alex Turner of Sheffield band Arctic Monkeys and Miles Kane of The Rascals. They released their debut album, The Age of the Understatement, on the 21st April 2008 in the U.K., and 6th May in the U.S. The album also features James Ford (producer and half of the duo Simian Mobile Disco) and string arrangements from Owen Pallett a.k.a Final Fantasy. The album went straight to number one in the U.K. Albums Chart.
Eagles of Death Metal are an alternative/hard rock band formed in Palm Desert, California in 1998. They consist of Jesse Hughes (vocals, guitar) and Josh Homme (drums). Eagles of Death Metal is the embodiment of all fuzzed out, overdriven guitar rock to shake your booty to. Don't look for deeper meanings or avant-garde synthesizer tricks, because these Eagles are strictly business. On their first album, Jesse "The Devil" Hughes tackles the subjects of dancing, dancing, speed...
Brokenflower is the new name for Thom Lyons Band. The band consists of Thom Lyons (Vocals and Guitar, Thomas Quillfeldt (Bass and vocals), Oli Felton (Guitar and Vocals), Andrew Shannon (Drums)
& Emily Rice (Cello) As Thom Lyons Band they released 2 EP's; "Make It Up As We Go" and "This Is How It Goes". Both are set to be rereleased as a compilation under the new name "9 Songs", and a new record will be released later in the year.
A Simple Disguise are an alternative rock band from the UK. Band Members:
Joff Harris - Vocals/Guitars
Matt Hayward - Drums/Vocals
Graham Odds - Bass/Vocals Official website: www.myspace.com/asimpledisguise
Disco Ensemble was formed in 1996 in Pori, Finland. For many years the band has been in the basements and underground-venues, writing songs and playing shows that would have put any band in the limelight to shame. From periods ranging from progressive hardcore to more accessible punk rock, childhood friends Mikko (drums) and Jussi (guitar), bassist Lasse and vocalist Miikka have been Finland's best kept secret for too long.
Doyle is a French Metalcore/Screamo band, their first EP, Submerge, was issued in June 2007.
Their myspace is : http://www.myspace.com/doyleband Doyle is also an Italian Rock Band formed in 2006, their first LP, "Sweating Gold", was issued in early 2009.
Their myspace is: http://www.myspace.com/spaceofdoyle
Their homepage is: http://www.houseofdoyle.com/
Fiction and the Fear formed at the start of 2009 when two years of pent-up creativity finally gave way and pulled the ex-band mates (Ten Seconds of Chaos) back together. A fresh approach and attitude to the craft has resulted in the employment of sampled drums, synths, strings and walls of vocal harmony to accompany the solid drum, bass and guitar base. Expect anything from reflective electronic ballads to limb-flailing riffs from Fiction and the Fear as they embark on a new musical adventure.
Lifehouse is an alternative band pioneered by lead singer and songwriter Jason Wade. In the last nine years, Lifehouse have released four albums, debuting with the multi-platinum album No Name Face in the year 2000. The group includes Jason Wade (lead vocals, guitar), Rick Woolstenhulme Jr. (drums, percussion), Bryce Soderberg (bass guitar) and Ben Carey (guitar). They have sold upwards of fifteen million singles and albums worldwide to date.