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California Wives

California Wives
Formed: 2009 in Chicago, IL
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Graham Masell, Jayson Kramer, Hans Michel, Dan Zima, Joe O'Connor
Biography: Chicago quartet California Wives were formed in 2009 by multi-instrumentalists Dan Zima and Hans Michel along with drummer Joe O'Connor. These three musicians were quickly rounded out by Jayson Kramer, another multi-instrumentalist, with a focus on guitar and keyboards. The band developed a sound based ...Read full biography
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Released: 2012
Label: Vagrant
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Not that they're actually from said state, of course, but California Wives are very much the descendants of a certain kind of Chicago band, namely the new wave/post-punk/shoegaze worshipers that summed ...Read full review
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More California Wives albums: Main Albums (2), Singles & EPs (1)
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