Archive for March, 2008

Graham Colton Biography

March 31, 2008

Information Music: Pop, RockCountry: Oklahoma, USAYear: 2002-PresentWebsite:  Line-up:Graham Patrick ColtonGraham Colton BiographyGraham Patrick Colton, born on November 6, 1981, is lead singer of Graham Colton Band . He attended Southern Methodist University where he began writing and performing songs in and around the Dallas pubs and coffee houses. The Internet became his road to fame, where he posted his compositions. He recorded his songs with his meager budget into a de…

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Antony and the Johnsons Biography

March 25, 2008

Band InformationMusic: Chamber RockCountry: West Sussex, EnglandYear: 2000-presentWebsite: www.antonyandthejohnsons.comBand Line-up:Antony HegartyJulia Kent Parker Kindred Jeff Langston Doug WieselmanMaxim Moston Rob MooseAntony and the Johnsons BiographyAnony and the Johnsons is a Mercury Prize-winning music group led by the striking, androgynous figure of singularly named performance artist Antony. Antony Hegarty moved to New York in 1990 to attend New York University, and before long had beco…

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Matisyahu Biography

March 24, 2008

Band InformationMusic: Reggae, hip hop, rockCountry: U.S.A.Year: 2001 – PresentWebsite: Line-up:Matthew Paul MillerMatisyahu BiographyMatisyahu is the Hebrew and stage name of Matthew Paul Miller, a popular Jewish American reggae artist. He is known for blending traditional Jewish themes with reggae and rock sounds and is a member of the Chabad-Lubavitch Hasidic community in New York. As such, Matisyahu stands out for wearing the traditional clothing of Hasidic Jews and not pe…

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Espen Lind Biography

March 17, 2008

Band Information Music: Pop/RockCountry: NorwayYear: 1995-presentWebsite:  (unofficial)Band Line-up:Espen LindEspen Lind BiographyEspen Lind is a Norwegian songwriter, producer, singer, and multi-instrumentalist. His first solo album, Mmm…Prepare To Be Swayed, was released in 1995 under the moniker Sway. Only released in Norway, it sold a mere 5,000 copies but received was praised by critics. His major breakthrough came in 1997 with the single “When Susannah Cries” f…

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The All-American Rejects Biography

March 17, 2008

Band Information Music Style: Rock, Powerpop, EmoCountry: United StatesYear: 2001- PresentWebsite: Ritter – vocals, bass guitar, pianoNick Wheeler – guitar, vocals, keyboardsMike Kennerty – guitar, vocalsChris Gaylor – drums, percussionBiographyThe All-American Rejects is a band that hails from Stillwater, Oklahoma. The band was formed in the summer of 2001 by Nick Wheeler and Tyson Ritter. The band initially released their self-titled debut album i…

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Bo Bice Biography

March 13, 2008

Band InformationMusic: Post-grunge, Hard rockCountry: USAYear: 2005-presentWebsite: Line-up:Harold Elwin “Bo” Bice, Jr.Bo Bice BiographyBo Bice is an American singer and musician who came in second in the fourth season of American Idol. He is known for his deep baritone style of singing, his control vibrato, and a unique style incorporating soul, country, blues and rock.The world knows him as Bo, but he was born Harold Bice in Huntsville, Alabama on Nov. 1, 1975. He was raised in …

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Bachelor Girl Biography

March 13, 2008

Band InformationMusic: Pop, pop rock, indieCountry: Australia Year: 1997-2003Website: noneLine-up:Tania DokoJames RocheBachelor Girl BiographyFormed in Melbourne in 1992, Victoria, Australia in 1992 Bachelor Girl is an Australian pop band that consists of singer Tania Doko and writer/instrumentalist James Roche. Their debut single, “Buses and Trains”, was an international hit, but other releases have only been successful in Australian charts.The band split in 2003 after the release of their seco…

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James Blunt Biography

March 12, 2008

InformationMusic: Pop rockCountry: EnglandYear: 2004 – presentWebsite: Band Line-up:James Hillier BluntJames Blunt BiographyJames Blunt is a Grammy Award-nominated English singer-songwriter. His debut album, Back to Bedlam, and the single, “You’re Beautiful” – brought him to fame in 2005. His style is a mix of pop and folk rock. He also performs the piano and guitar. He was nominated for five Grammy Awards in 2006, including Best New Artist.James Blunt Discography2004: Back to…

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Starsailor Biography

March 10, 2008

Band Information Music: Indie rock Country: Lancashire, England Year: 2000 – present Website: Band Line-up: Ben Byrne James Stelfox James Walsh Barry Westhead Starsailor Biography Bassist James Stelfox and drummer Ben Byrne had been playing together and recruited young singer and songwriter James Walsh as a substitute for their original singer who fell ill. They asked long time friend Barry Westhead to join the band in 2000 on keyboards. Toget…

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Imogen Heap Biography

March 10, 2008

Band Information Music: Electronica, Alternative, Indie, Pop, Rock, Ambient Country:  London, England Year: 1998 to present Website: Band Line-up: Imogen Jennifer Jane Heap Imogen Heap Biography Imogen Heap is a Grammy nominated English singer-songwriter most famous for her work as part of Frou Frou and for her 2005 solo record Speak for Yourself, which she wrote, produced and mixed herself. On December 7, 2006, Heap received two Grammy nominations for the…

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