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Yeasayer
Formed: 2006 in Brooklyn, NY
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Group Members: Jason Trammell, Anand Wilder, Luke Fasano, Ira Wolf Tuton, Chris Keating
Biography: The music of Brooklyn's Yeasayer is an eclectic, genre-bending journey into pop, rock, Middle Eastern and African musics, folk, and dub. Vocalist/keyboardist Chris Keating and vocalist/guitarist Anand Wilder were both raised in Baltimore, where they honed their vocal skills in a barbershop quartet and ...Read full biography
All Hour Cymbals
Released: 2007
Label: We Are Free Records
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With its mixture of world music rhythms, western pop structures, and ethnic weirdness, Yeasayer's debut finds a home somewhere between the trendy bars of Brooklyn and the villages of developing countries. ...Read full review
Odd Blood
Released: 2010
Label: Secretly Canadian
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Don’t judge a book by its cover… or an album by its first track. Odd Blood gets off to an odd start with “The Children” -- a robotic, plodding song that prizes mood over melody -- before settling into ...Read full review
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