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Tel Aviv

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The indie rock group Tel Aviv was formed in Louisville, Kentucky in 1994 by singer/multi-instrumentalist Andrew Comer and guitarist/synth player Jay Kraus, longtime close friends whose teen years were spent hearing Duran Duran and Wham! information. Beneath the name Korova, they documented a demonstration tape the summertime after graduating from senior high school, and mailed a duplicate to TeenBeat Information; the company originally passed on putting your signature on the group, but afterwards, label chief Tag Robinson found the tape, hearing it obsessively throughout a trip to European countries. With no various other information apart from the group’s name, Robinson futilely sought out Korova on the web; he then continued tour along with his music group Air Miami, making use of their routine including a day at Oberlin University, where Comer was going to school. He launched himself to Robinson in the concert, and quickly the duo was authorized to TeenBeat; changing their name to Tel Aviv, they released their debut solitary “Cigarette” in middle-1995, adopted that fall by their self-titled debut LP. Adding fellow Oberlin college student and keyboardist Raymond Sweeten, they came back in early 1997 with THE FORM of Fiction.

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Full Name Tel Aviv
Albums Despicable Me 3, Leap!, Dunkirk, The Big Sick, Atomic Blonde, Spider-Man: Homecoming, And Then She Arrived, War for the Planet of the Apes, The Carer, Wonder Woman, Hampstead, Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, Cars 3, Jesta, Baby Driver, Sheep & Wolves, Gifted, Irreplaceable, Almost Famous 2017, Smurfs: The Lost Village, Once Upon a Time in Venice, The Boss Baby, The Mummy, Saving Neta, Rough Night, The Other Side of Hope, The Unknown Girl, Dancer, The History of Love, Premiers crus, Auf Wiedersehen Deutschland, The Hunter's Prayer, Paterson, The Emoji Movie, Transformers: The Last Knight, Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie, Kidnap, La Vache, Worlds Apart, The Double Lover, Baywatch, Fallen, The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature, Paris Can Wait, Trofoti, Close Range, The Ancestral Sin, Wall, The King and the Mockingbird, Fence Your Best

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