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Filter emerged among the most popular rings within the mid-’90s post-industrial substitute picture. Vocalist and major member Richard Patrick have been a guitarist with Nine Inches Nails through the Pretty Hate Machine and Broken eras. In 1993, Patrick made a decision to keep NIN to create his own music group. He fulfilled Brian Liesegang by way of a shared friend as well as the pair begun to record jointly. Patrick managed vocals, guitars, bass, development, and drums, while Liesegang protected development, guitars, keyboards, and drums. Given that they both attempted electronics early within their professions, the band’s early audio was similar to a more-muscular make of commercial than that of NIN. Their debut record, Brief Bus, released on Reprise in 1995, was documented by both at a little house for the outskirts of Cleveland. Brief Bus became a shock hit, because of the MTV and the choice radio strike “Hey Man, Great Shot”; by the finish of the summertime, the record had reached yellow metal status. To be able to tour behind the record, the duo recruited guitarist Geno Lenardo, bassist Frank Cavanaugh, and drummer Matt Walker. Liesegang departed in 1997 over innovative distinctions, but Patrick maintained the Filtration system name for 1999’s Name of Record, which ultimately proceeded to go platinum and spawned another radio/MTV strike within the one “Have a Picture.” The record also included brand-new drummer Steve Gillis after Walker still left to utilize the Smashing Pumpkins. Filter’s third record, The Amalgamut, implemented three years afterwards, and the band continued a tiny hiatus. Around 2005, Patrick announced the forming of a new music group, Military of Anyone, which he made up of former people of Rock Temple Pilots and David Lee Roth’s touring music group. However, Patrick didn’t abandon his first group — Filtration system came back in 2008 with Anthems for the Damned. A compilation, THE MOST EFFECTIVE Things (1995-2008), implemented in ’09 2009 and the group shipped THE DIFFICULTY with Angels — an unapologetic go back to the audio of Brief Bus — in the summertime of 2010. THE DIFFICULTY with Angels performed sufficiently — it debuted at 64 for the Billboard 200, achieving number seven at the top Hard Rock and roll Albums graph — to appeal to the attention from the hard rock and roll label Wind-Up, which released the band’s following recording, the Bob Marlette-produced SUNLIGHT ARRIVES Tonight, in June of 2013. The recording incorporated an up to date sound, adding some harmonies and digital elements near musical progeny Linkin Recreation area. While documenting their follow-up, Patrick’s assisting band transformed and he was became a member of by Oumi Kapila (acoustic guitar, development), Ashley Dzerigian (bass), Chris Reeve (drums), and Bobby Miller (keyboards). In January 2016, Patrick released the solitary “Consider Me to Heaven,” that was included on Filter’s seventh LP, Crazy Eye.

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Full Name Filter
Music Songs Hey Man, Nice Shot, Take a Picture, Where Do We Go From Here, Thanks Bro, What Do You Say, Happy Together, Jurassitol, The Best Things, Welcome to the Fold, One, American Cliché, Mother E, Miss Blue, Fades Like a Photograph, We Hate It When You Get What You Want, Gimme All Your Lovin', It's Gonna Kill Me, Captain Bligh, The Only Way, So I Quit, No Love, You Walk Away, I Keep Flowers Around, God Damn Me, Dose, No Re-Entry, Stuck in Here, Take Me to Heaven, Nothing in My Hands, White Like That, Burn It, Columind
Albums Short Bus, Title of Record, The Amalgamut, Anthems for the Damned, The Very Best Things (1995–2008), The Trouble with Angels, The Sun Comes Out Tonight, Crazy Eyes, Remixes for the Damned

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Back in the Day 2014 performer: "Take a Picture"
The Blacklist 2013 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Regular Show in Space 2011 TV Series performer - 1 episode
I Melt with You 2011 performer: "Hey Man, Nice Shot"
2012 2009/I performer: "Fades Like a Photograph"
The Stepfather 2009 performer: "Happy Together"
Dancing with the Stars 2009 TV Series 1 episode
Guitar Hero World Tour 2008 Video Game performer: "Hey Man, Nice Shot"
Cold Case 2005-2006 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Supernatural 2005 TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Girl Next Door 2004 performer: "TAKE A PICTURE"
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life 2003 performer: "The Only Way Is the Wrong Way" Uncredited
Anger Management 2003 performer: "The Only Way Is the Wrong Way"
Crossing Jordan 2002 TV Series performer - 1 episode
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation 2001 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Driven 2001 performer: "The Best Things", "Hey Man Nice Shot"
3000 Miles to Graceland 2001 performer: "It's Gonna Kill Me"
Valentine 2001 performer: "Take A Picture Hybrid Mix"
Little Nicky 2000 performer: "Take a Picture"
Charmed 1999-2000 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Roswell 1999-2000 TV Series performer - 3 episodes
Daria 2000 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Saving Grace 2000 performer: "Take a Picture"
The Crow: Salvation 2000 performer: "The Best Things"
Gran Turismo 2 1999 Video Game performer: "Hey Man, Nice Shot"
Heaven 1998 performer: "Hey Man Nice Shot"
The X Files 1998 performer: "One"
Spawn 1997 performer: " Can't You Trip Like I Do" / producer: " Can't You Trip Like I Do" / writer: " Can't You Trip Like I Do"
Nowhere 1997 performer: "Take Another", "Dose The Critter Mix"
The Crow: City of Angels 1996 performer: "Jurassitol" - as FILTER / producer: "Jurassitol" - as FILTER / writer: "Jurassitol" - as FILTER
Foxfire 1996 performer: "Under"
The Cable Guy 1996 performer: "Hey Man, Nice Shot"
Beavis and Butt-Head 1995 TV Series performer - 1 episode
The X-Files 1995 TV Series performer - 1 episode
RockVideo Monthly 1995 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight 1995 performer: "HEY MAN NICE SHOT" / producer: "HEY MAN NICE SHOT"



Happy Together 2015 Short



Shiprocked 2015 Themselves
Happy Together 2015 Short Themselves
Summerland: Live from the Ogden Theatre 2013 TV Movie Themselves
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2012 TV Series Himself - Musical guest
Operation MySpace 2008 TV Movie Themselves
Last Call with Carson Daly 2002 TV Series Themselves - Musical Guest
Late Night with Conan O'Brien 1999-2002 TV Series Themselves - Musical Guest / Themselves
Rolling Rock Town Fair Featuring Red Hot Chili Peppers 2000 TV Special
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2000 TV Series Themselves - Musical Guest
Late Show with David Letterman 2000 TV Series Themselves - Musical Guest
MTV Fashionably Loud: Miami 1999 TV Movie Themselves
Break This 1996 TV Series Themselves
RockVideo Monthly 1995 TV Series Themselves

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Essential Music Videos: Extreme Alternative 2004 Video short Themselves (segment "Take a Picture")

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