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Chainsaw Kittens

Chainsaw Kittens
Formed: 1989 in Norman, OK
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Group Members: Aaron Preston, Tom Leader, Tyson Meade, Trent Bell, Eric Edward Bones, Clint McBay, Kevin McElhaney, Mark Metzger, Matt Johnson
Biography: Arguably the best American band who never made it when alternative music suddenly became a huge proposition in the early '90s, the Chainsaw Kittens predated and outlasted that time with its own marvelous, energetic blend of glam-damaged energy, theatrical extremity, and punk rock basics. Fronted by ...Read full biography
Pop Heiress
Released: 1994
Label: Mammoth Records
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Starting with the massive, wonderful blast of "Sore on the Floor," with Tyson Meade proclaiming over the opening din "Come on, come on, hang on, hang on!," the Chainsaw Kittens unleashed their masterpiece, ...Read full review
The All American
Released: 2000
Label: Four Alarm Records
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It's a great, funny title -- after all, the Oklahoma-based Kittens couldn't be any more American, even while embracing a sound and image that totally upends the conservative milieu from whence they sprang. ...Read full review
More Chainsaw Kittens albums: Main Albums (6), Singles & EPs (3)