Buenos Aires are an alternative/progressive rock band from Leicester, UK. They blend soft, melodic interludes with brash, manic breakdowns in a 'beauty meets anger' themed feast of musical exploration. Their debut EP, 'A Landscape To A Blind Man's Eye' was released in September of 2008, and was recorded and produced by the band themselves. After playing a collection of gigs around the midlands and beyond, the band are about to record their second release, which is expected to be available in the summer of 2009.
OSO began out of the rubble of Volta Do Mar in 2003. Amid jet fuel acoustic guitar unicycle hitch hiking, Phil begins writing songs that will be recorded in different continental locales eventually assembled into the album 48507 (a homage to family and musical wellspring in flint). Phil met Tim, another Michigan local from the up in Santa Barbara. (Tim bought Phil fish tacos when he had no money, the beginning of their musical partnership).
You Blew It! are an emo band from Orlando, FL. Their sound draws heavily from the midwest/Chicago sound of bands such as Cap'n Jazz, American Football, and Braid. Their EP is available for choose-your-price download from the band's bandcamp. Myspace is SO 2005. Huzzah.
Even Atlas are an original punk/alternative/metal/rock/something group spawned from the West Midlands, England. They are a mix of uplifting, dramatic melody's and crushing, catchy punk riffs with unpolished yet fitting vocals. Their execution in live performance started well but has continued to improve. At their current level they have nearly perfected their sound. Recently headlining Birmingham Bar Academy and supporting touring acts they are beginning to gain recognition.
It began in August 2011. Little Switzerland consists of four like minded musicians playing original music with a range of genres; Indie, Pop, Reggae and Rock. The band debut took place at the prestigious
There are multiple bands called Crusades:
1) two kids playing music became four kids playing music. both stages were beautiful. scattered about florida. instrumental pretty diy stuff. pretty sure they broke up at some point. two self released demos, future releases on makeshift origami. split lp with the sea, like lead in 2007. 2) Crusades is a melodic punk band from Canada, featuring current/ex-members of Year Zero, The Creeps, Sedatives, The Visitors, Zebrassieres and The Steve Adamyk Band. Debut 7" came out on Scared to Death records in 2010. http://www.crusades.ca/recordings.html
Excepter is an improvised-electronic performance group devoted to the destruction of boundaries between the psychic friends network and reality television. They formed in Brooklyn, New York in 2002.
MUTEMATH is an alternative rock band which formed in New Orleans, LA, United States in 2003. They consist of Paul Meany (vocals, keytar, keyboards, samples), Roy Mitchell-Cárdenas (bass, percussion), Darren King (drums, samples), and Todd Gummerman (guitar, keyboards, backing vocals). Since MUTEMATH released its first EP in late 2004 and hit the road in 2005, their inherent nature has challenged limitations and expanded parameters.