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The Rapture

Formed: 1998 in New York, NY
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Disbanded: 2014
Genre: Other, Pop/Rock
Group Members: Luke Jenner, Matt Safer, Vito Roccoforte, Gabriel Andruzzi, Brooks Bonstin
Biography: Once hailed by some writers as the second coming of Gang of Four, the Rapture were the flagship band of the post-punk revival that swept through the indie underground during the early 2000s. Formed in 1998 by New Yorkers Vito Roccoforte (drums) and Luke Jenner (guitars, vocals), the band toured heavily ...Read full biography
In the Grace of Your Love
Released: 2011
Label: MRI
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Prior to the making of In the Grace of Your Love, lead singer and lyricist Luke Jenner became a father, lost his mother through suicide, and converted to Catholicism. The events naturally had a major impact ...Read full review
Pieces Of The People We Love [US Version]
Released: 2006
Label: Universal
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Produced by the team of Paul Epworth and Ewan Pearson (eight tracks), as well as Danger Mouse (two tracks), Pieces of the People We Love is much different from Echoes in that it's no patchwork (i.e., like ...Read full review
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