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Editors

Formed: 2002 in Birmingham, England
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Group Members: Tom Smith, Ed Lay, Chris Urbanowicz, Russell Leetch, Justin Lockey, Elliott Williams
Biography: Formed in 2003, Editors became one of the leading bands in the post-punk revival that swept America and England in the early 21st century. Originally dubbed Snowfield, the group comprised four music technology students from Stafford University -- singer/guitarist Tom Smith, lead guitarist Chris Urbanowicz, ...Read full biography
The Back Room
Released: 2005
Label: RED INK/ONE LABEL/FADER
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Before issuing their debut, The Back Room, in August 2005, Editors were immediately compared to the dark, brooding sounds of Interpol as well as the post-punk brashness of Echo & the Bunnymen. Singles ...Read full review
The Weight of Your Love
Released: 2013
Label: PIAS
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Moving away from the synth-heavy sound of 2009's In This Light and on This Evening, Britain's the Editors return to the more epic, atmospheric guitar-based rock of their debut with 2013's The Weight of ...Read full review