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Phoenix

Formed: 1995 in Paris, France
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Genre: Other, Pop/Rock
Group Members: Thomas Mars, Deck d'Arcy, Christian Mazzalai, Laurent Brancowitz
Biography: The French group Phoenix draw elements from their eclectic '80s upbringing to arrive at a satisfying blend of rock and synthesizers. Vocalist Thomas Mars, bassist Deck d'Arcy, and guitarist Christian Mazzalai were a garage band based out of Mars' house in the suburbs of Paris. Mazzalai's older brother ...Read full biography
Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
Released: 2009
Label: Glassnote Entertainment Group
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Realigned with Philippe Zdar, the half of Cassius who mixed United, Phoenix make adjustments on the polarizing characteristics of their second and third albums -- the pokey and occasionally listless Alphabetical, ...Read full review
Bankrupt!
Released: 2013
Label: Loyauté
Critics' Rating:
Somewhat sneakily, as they honed their blend of new wave, synth pop, soft rock, and all things '80s for the better part of a decade, Phoenix became one of the most influential acts of the 2000s and 2010s. ...Read full review
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