Felipe Andres Coronel (born February 19, 1978), better known by the stage name Immortal Technique, is a Peruvian rapper, and an urban activist. He was born in Lima, Peru and raised in Harlem, New York. Most of his lyrics focus on controversial issues in global politics. The views expressed in his lyrics are largely a mixture of socialist commentary on issues such as class hierarchy, poverty, religion, government and institutional racism.
There are multiple artists named Pinwheel: 1) a band Ben Gibbard was in before Death Cab for Cutie
2) a band featuring Chris Collingwood and Adam Schlesinger from Fountains of Wayne.
3) a Minneapolis hard rock band formed in 2008 1) In the Ben Gibbard version, Ben shared lead vocal duties with Justin Kennedy, who now fronts L.A. popsters Army Navy. The band sounds more like Built to Spill than it does Death Cab.
Ex-lead singer of Get Scared. Replaced original vocalist Nicholas Matthews, who is now back in the band. Has a very strong fan following, and a very promising solo career.
At least three bands using the Gauge moniker exist: 1. A post-hardcore band. 2. A hip-hop artist 3. A metalcore band. 4 post-rock band 1) Gauge was a post-hardcore/emo band from Chicago that formed from the ashes of Ivy League and Target in 1991. The band features Scott "Gub" Conway on vocals/guitar (Even in Blackouts, Red Villain, Screeching Weasel), Kevin J. Frank on guitar/vocals (Haymarket Riot, Traluma, the Sky Corvair), Neil Sandler on bass/vocals (Rollo Tomasi, Traluma, the Sky Corvair) and Ryan Rapsys on drums (Euphone, Amazing Baby, Owls).
There are at least three bands that are named Cog. One from Australia, one from the Philippines, and one from Croatia. 1)
Cog was a rock band from Sydney, New South Wales. Cog consisted of members Flynn Gower (lead guitar, lead vocals), Lucius Borich (drums, samples, backing vocals) and Luke Gower (bass guitar and backing vocals), who had been a band since 1998. Flynn Gower and Lucius Borich (the son of renowned Australian blues guitarist Kevin Borich) were friends at their Bondi high school in the 1980s.
Chiodos is an American post-hardcore band from Davison, Michigan, formed in 2001. Originally known as "The Chiodos Bros." the band's name was a tribute to filmmakers Stephen, Charles, and Edward Chiodo, responsible for the movie Killer Klowns from Outer Space. Their second full length album, Bone Palace Ballet, was released in North America on September 4, 2007 and debuted at number 5 on the Billboard 200 and number 1 on Top Independent Albums. Warner Bros. Records released Bone Palace Ballet on January 26, 2009, as part of a new distribution deal in the UK.
YAMD = Daniel Kärn, Jonathan Kärn, Max Faleij, Zak Faleij, Adam Jonsson and André Hayrapetian.. Basicaly we're a group of siblings and long-time friends that hang out and do what we love to do.. ride around in cramped vans and play music! We’re currently in the studio (pretty much 24/7) working on our new album so keep checking back cus' we have loads of new stuff coming! We’re super stoked about the new record and we hope you'll like it as much as we do. In the meantime drop us a comment and hopefully we'll see you at a show somewhere in the near future!
The Dresden Dolls are an American musical duo from Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Formed in 2001, the group consists of Amanda Palmer (vocals, piano, ukulele, toy piano, harmonica) and Brian Viglione (drums, percussion, guitar, vocals). They describe their heavily art-damaged and theatrical style as "Brechtian punk cabaret", a phrase invented by Palmer because she was "terrified" that the press would invent a name that "would involve the word 'gothic'," and are part of an underground dark cabaret movement that started gaining momentum in the early 1990s.
There are 3 bands called Eighty Six: 1) Eighty Six - Leeds, UK punk rock band on Bombed Out records that released an album, 2 EP's and 2 split 7" singles between 1999 and 2006. 2) Eighty Six is a pop punk / rock band from Massachusetts, United States America. www.myspace.com/eighty6 3) Eighty Six is a experimental rock / post-hardcore five-piece band from Rīga, Latvia formed in year 2009 by members with previous experience in bands as Gaserata, About Burning Ways, Insomnia, Zoltan and others.