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Alkaline Trio


Produced by ex-Jerkwater and Traitors drummer Matt Skiba (vocals/guitar), previous 88 Fingertips Louie percussionist Glenn Porter, and Rob Doran (bass/vocals), Alkaline Trio was brought together in 1997 by heartbreak, angst, as well as the companionship of consuming. The initial lineup issued a brief EP, A MUSLIM Lungs Only, before Doran’s departure in past due 1997, and Sundials implemented one year down the road Johann’s Face Information. Slapstick’s Dan Andriano climbed aboard to take care of bass responsibilities, adding a complementary tone of voice and songwriting design to Skiba’s that could soon end up being the group’s personal powerful. The three after that started producing a name for themselves all through the entire Midwest making use of their emotion-fueled, angst-ridden, dark pop-punk. With this lineup solidly set up — with Skiba and Porter functioning as bicycle messengers to create ends satisfy — Alkaline Trio produced its full-length debut in 1998 with Goddamnit!, an recording whose heartbreak stories and anti-cop rants gained a modest pursuing. Both Probably I’ll Catch Open fire along with a self-titled singles collection adopted in early 1999. Glenn Porter remaining the music group early the next yr and ex-Smoking Popes drummer Mike Felumlee became a member of in his lack, producing Alkaline Trio a three-piece once again. From Right here to Infirmary came for the Vagrant label in springtime 2001 and was fulfilled with a lukewarm lover response, but a break up EP released by Jade Tree twelve months later found out the Trio in best form alongside WARM WATER Music, with both rings contributing original paths and covers of every other’s songs. Great Mourning premiered two years later on, marking the band’s 1st recording with drummer Derek Give (ex-Suicide Devices, Thoughts of Ionesco). Great Mourning fared well, grazing the Billboard graphs and rating Alkaline Trio many places on late-night Television and summer season tours. Crimson adopted in 2005 and prompted the music group to come back to the street that summer season, both like a headliner so when an opening action for My Chemical substance Love. As their 10 calendar year anniversary contacted, Alkaline Trio strike the street in 2006 using a established that emphasized materials from their first releases, including a whole run-through from the fan-favorite Goddamnit! By that fall, they’d also discovered a new house at V2 Information and began focus on their following record, although label restructuring complications in January 2007 resulted in the band’s dismissal in the label before any materials premiered. That same month, Vagrant released a Compact disc/Dvd movie compilation named Remains to be, which curved up B-sides and rarities, as well as the Trio utilized their downtime to secure brand-new house with Epic Information. They also labored on a new record, Agony & Irony, that was relesed that summer months and debuted at amount 13, marking Alkaline Trio’s highest graph placement up to now. Despite such achievement, the band still left Epic’s roster twelve months later and released their very own label, Center & Skull, that they used for the discharge of This Cravings this year 2010. The next year the music group released their 8th record, Damnesia, which highlighted acoustic renditions of a number of the rings most beloved music, and a pair of brand-new monitors. In 2013, Alkaline Trio came back with My Pity is True, offering production in the Descendants’ Costs Stevenson.

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Full Name Alkaline Trio
Music Songs Mercy Me, Time to Waste, Private Eye, Stupid Kid, We’ve Had Enough, This Addiction, Help Me, Hell Yes, Radio, I Wanna Be a Warhol, This Could Be Love, Calling All Skeletons, Every Thug Needs a Lady, Love Love Kiss Kiss, All on Black, Nose Over Tail, Warbrain, Sun Dials, Fuck You Aurora, Mr. Chainsaw, Blue in the Face, My Little Needle, Blue Carolina, I, Pessimist, She Lied to the F.B.I., The American Scream, Goodbye Forever, You’ve Got So Far to Go, I’m Dying Tomorrow, Dead on the Floor, Jaked on Green Beers, My Friend Peter
Albums Good Mourning, From Here to Infirmary, Goddamnit, My Shame Is True, Agony & Irony, Crimson, Maybe I'll Catch Fire, This Addiction, Damnesia, Remains, Alkaline Trio, For Your Lungs Only, Alkaline Trio / Hot Water Music, I Lied My Face Off, Broken Wing, Alkaline Trio Radio - Matt Skiba, BYO Split Series Volume V
Nominations Kerrang! Relentless Award

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Watch Dogs 2014 Video Game performer: "Private Eye"
Devil's Due 2014 performer: "As You Were"
V/H/S 2012 performer: "Trouble Breathing", "Sorry About That"
Late Show with David Letterman 2010 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Playback Director's Series: The Music Videos of Maureen Egan & Matthew Barry 2009 Video performer: "Stupid Kid" - uncredited
The Hills 2008 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Punk's Not Dead 2007 Documentary performer: "Goodbye Forever"
ATV Offroad Fury 4 2006 Video Game performer: "We Can Never Break Up"
Underworld: Evolution 2006 performer: "Burn Alleged Remix"
American Wasteland 2005 Video Game performer: "Wash Away"
CSI: Miami 2005 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Cursed 2005 performer: "Fine Without You"
The O.C. 2003 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Riding in Vans with Boys 2003 Video documentary performer: "Private Eye"
Tony Hawk's Underground 2003 Video Game performer: "Armageddon"
Hal and Stan 2003 Video short performer: "While You're Waiting", "Cringe"
Unemployed 2003 Video short performer: "Rooftops"
Clone High 2002 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Another Year on the Screen Volume 1 2002 Video performer: "Stupid Kid" - uncredited
Undergrads 2001 TV Series performer - 1 episode



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The Interface 2008 TV Series
The Hills 2008 TV Series Themselves
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Late Night with Conan O'Brien 2003 TV Series Themselves - Musical Guest
Another Year on the Screen Volume 1 2002 Video Themselves

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