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Jars of Clay

Formed: 1993 in Greenville, IL
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Genre: Folk
Group Members: Dan Haseltine, Matt Bronleewe, Charlie Lowell, Stephen Mason, Matt Odmark, Matthew Odmark
Biography: Jars of Clay were the breakout band of the so-called alternative CCM movement of the '90s, scoring an enormous mainstream hit with the debut single "Flood" and enjoying platinum sales. The group's lyrics may have been exclusively Christian, but their acoustic-oriented music fit perfectly into the folky ...Read full biography
Jars Of Clay
Released: 1995
Label: Brentwood Music
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Jars of Clay manage to put a bit of spirit into their rock & roll. But the spirit isn't one of deceased loved ones or demons, but of religious enlightenment. This album revolves around the band's Christian ...Read full review
If I Left The Zoo
Released: 1999
Label: Brentwood Music
Critics' Rating:
If the stripped-down, neo-vaudevillian sound of If I Left the Zoo's opener suggests that Jars of Clay is following a different path with their fifth album, that's because it's a little misleading. There ...Read full review
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