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Alkaline Trio

Alkaline Trio
Formed: 1997 in Chicago, IL
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Group Members: Mike Felumlee, Derek Grant, Matt Skiba, Daniel Andriano, Glenn Porter, Rob Doran
Biography: Formed by ex-Jerkwater and Traitors drummer Matt Skiba (vocals/guitar), former 88 Fingers Louie percussionist Glenn Porter, and Rob Doran (bass/vocals), Alkaline Trio was brought together in 1997 by heartbreak, angst, and the companionship of drinking. The original lineup issued a short EP, For Your ...Read full biography
Goddamnit
Released: 1998
Label: Mordam Records
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The debut full-length from this Chicago three-piece is hands down the perfect listening in the wake of a broken heart. Featuring ex-members of 88 Fingers Louie and Slapstick, Alkaline Trio combine harsh, ...Read full review
Good Mourning
Released: 2003
Label: Vagrant Records
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Good Mourning is the handsome if dark-eyed offspring of the deliberately melodic From Here to Infirmary LP and Alkaline Trio's more raucous earlier work. Whether or not the band "sold out" (or whatever) ...Read full review