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The Dandy Warhols

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The psychedelic alternative quartet the Dandy Warhols formed in Portland, Oregon in 1994. Originally, the music group invited evaluations to affects the Velvet Underground and Trip, but their awesome, detached demeanors and knack for melody also offered America with a remedy to Brit-pop. The Dandy Warhols had been founded by Courtney Taylor (vocals, acoustic guitar), Zia McCabe (keyboards), Peter Holmstrom (acoustic guitar), and Eric Hedford (drums), who authorized on using the 3rd party label Tim/Kerr soon after their development. In 1995, the Dandies released their debut, Dandy’s Guideline OK?, even though other rock rings may be a little hesitant to explain their affects, the Dandy Warhols made a decision to openly advertise it, because the recording contained such music titles mainly because “Lou Weed” and “Trip.” Capitol authorized the group exactly the same yr, however the Dandys’ fresh label rejected another recording they posted (declaring it didn’t possess any “strikes”). Disappointed but undeterred, the group reunited once again with the maker of the debut recording, Tony Lash, and developed Dandy Warhols DROP, released in 1997. As the recording didn’t exactly set up the group as children name, it do end up being an underground fave, specifically in Europe, where in fact the group became the toast from the critics and appreciated more substantial industrial success. The one “Not IN THE EVENT THAT YOU Were the final Junkie on the planet” received humble attention, that a promotional video was filmed by renowned superstar professional photographer David LaChapelle. Because the band’s reputation began to boost, Hedford still left the music group to consider up DJing in Portland, and Taylor’s cousin Brent DeBoer stepped directly into play drums. In 2000, the music group released its third full-length, Thirteen Stories from Urban Bohemia. “Bohemian AS IF YOU” was popular in the united kingdom and on American university radio, going to become among their most iconic music. Two summers afterwards, founding member Peter Holmstrom wedded his longtime partner and had taken her maiden name of Loew. Taylor also got a name transformation when he opted to put into practice Courtney Taylor-Taylor after an interviewer misinterpreted the pronunciation. Within a few months, Taylor-Taylor, Loew, McCabe, and DeBoer had been back the studio for the fourth record. Thanks for visiting the Monkey Home (2003), a tribute to Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.’s reserve of short tales, highlighted collaborations with Nile Rodgers, Duran Duran’s Nick Rhodes, and Evan Dando. The Dandy Warhols had been also individually asked by David Bowie to end up being the opening action for his fall 2003 POSSIBLE tour. That record spawned another strike for the music group, the synth-disco jam, “We UTILIZED TO Be Close friends.” Although music group was relatively tranquil during 2004, they continued to be prominent because of the amazing documentary Drill down!, which chronicled the love-hate romantic relationship between your Dandy Warhols as well as the Brian Jonestown Massacre. The group came back with songs in 2005, once the unequal Odditorium or Warlords of Mars appeared that fall. 3 years afterwards, the Dandy Warhols released their 6th recording, the return-to-form Globe towards the Dandy Warhols, both in digital and physical platforms independently Beat the Globe label; the recording also presented collaborations with Tag Knopfler as well as the Heartbreakers’ Mike Campbell. In ’09 2009, the music group decided to to push out a reworking of Monkey Home entitled The Dandy Warhols Are Audio, which, based on the music group, presented their unique vision from the 2003 recording. 2010 noticed big adjustments for the group, because they break up with Capitol Information and released a greatest-hits from that period, which included a fresh track, “This is actually the Tide,” the very first Dandy’s song offering DeBoer on vocals. The Dandies continuing their maturation in sound making use of their ninth recording, 2012’s This Machine. In 2013, the music group rang within the 13th wedding anniversary of the break-out third recording, Thirteen Stories from Urban Bohemia, by reissuing a luxurious version from the LP and moving out on the path to perform the recording live. The tour led to the band’s first-ever live recording, Thirteen Stories from Urban Bohemia Live at the sweetness. Another live documenting, Live in the X-Ray Cafe, premiered by Voodoo Doughnut for Record Shop Day time in 2016. The EP captured their 8th gig ever from 1994. That same yr, their growth continuing on the ninth studio recording, the individual and pastoral Distortland.

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Full Name The Dandy Warhols
Music Songs Bohemian Like You, We Used to Be Friends, Not If You Were The Last Junkie On Earth, The Last High, Godless, Get Off, You Are Killing Me, Every Day Should Be a Holiday, Plan A, Horny as a Dandy, Styggo, Boys Better, Minnesoter, Horse Pills, All the Money or the Simple Life Honey, And Then I Dreamt of Yes, Holding Me Up, Cool as Kim Deal, Catcher in the Rye, Now You Love Me, Lou Weed, Hard On for Jesus, I Am a Scientist, The Autumn Carnival, All the Girls in London, Country Leaver, All I Have to Do Is Dream, Mission Control, The Legend of the Last of the Outlaw Truckers a.k.a. the Ballad of Sheriff Shorty, Welcome to the Third World, I Am Over It, Semper Fidelis
Albums Thirteen Tales from Urban Bohemia, Distortland, Dandys Rule OK, Welcome to the Monkey House, This Machine, ...The Dandy Warhols Come Down, The Dandy Warhols Are Sound, Odditorium or Warlords of Mars, ...Earth to the Dandy Warhols..., The Capitol Years 1995–2007, The Black Album/Come On Feel The Dandy Warhols, Earth to the Remix E.P. Volume Two, Thirteen Tales From Urban Bohemia Live At The Wonder, Earth to the Remix EP, Volume 1
Nominations NME Award for Best Single


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Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Formula 1: Ten Sport 2016 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Let Me Down Hard 2016 performer: "Cherry Bomb"
If I Stay 2014 performer: "Bohemian Like You" - as Dandy Warhols
Veronica Mars 2014 performer: "We Used to Be Friends" - as Dandy Warhols
Beauty and the Geek Australia 2012-2013 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Eyjafjallajökull 2013 performer: "Bohemian Like You"
MythBusters 2013 TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
Pop Redemption 2013 performer: "Bohemian Like You"
No me la puc treure del cap 2012 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Fresh Meat 2011 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Chuck 2010 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Fanboys 2009 performer: "Every Day Should Be a Holiday"
Gossip Girl 2009 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Dancing with the Stars 2008 TV Series performer - 1 episode
My Wife Is a Zombie 2008 Short performer: "I Love You"
Skins 2007-2008 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Thrillville: Off the Rails 2007 Video Game performer: "We Used to Be Friends" - as Dandy Warhols
How to Rob a Bank (and 10 Tips to Actually Get Away with It) 2007 performer: "All the Money or the Simple Life Honey", "Boys Better" - as Dandy Warhols
Good Luck Chuck 2007 performer: "Good Luck Chuck"
Veronica Mars 2004-2007 TV Series performer - 63 episodes
Numb 2007/I performer: "Godless", "Bohemian Like You"
Her Best Move 2007 performer: "All the Money Or the Simple Life Honey"
Flushed Away 2006 performer: "Bohemian Like You" - as Dandy Warhols
Man of the Year 2006 performer: "Bohemian Like You" - as Dandy Warhols
Delirious 2006 performer: "Bohemian Like You"
The Breed 2006 performer: "Cool as Kim Deal"
Standing Still 2005/II performer: "Plan A"
Popaganda: The Art and Crimes of Ron English 2005 Documentary performer: "Plan A", "Dub Song"
Life As We Know It 2004 TV Series performer - 1 episode
9 Songs 2004 performer: "You Were the Last High" Live
Wonderfalls 2004 TV Series performer - 1 episode
24 TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2004 writer - 1 episode, 2004
Dig! 2004 Documentary performer: "Boys Better", "Ride", "The Dandy Warhols' T.V. Theme Song", "It's a Fast Driving Rave Up with The Dandy Warhols", "Be In", "Cool As Kim Deal", "One", "Not If You Were the Last Junkie on Earth", "Every Day Should Be a Holiday", "Good Morning", "Minnesoter", "Country Leaver", "Shakin", "Genius", "Hard On For Jesus", "Godless", "Big Indian", "Bohemian Like You", "Get Off", "I Am Sound", "We Used To Be Friends", "You Were the Last High"
The O.C. 2003 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
FIFA Soccer 2004 2003 Video Game performer: "We Used to Be Friends"
Foolproof 2003 performer: "Bohemian Like You"
Las Vegas 2003 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life 2003 performer: "The Last High"
Mayor of the Sunset Strip 2003 Documentary performer: "Bohemian Like You"
Ei siihen kuole 2003 Short performer: "Godless"
Six Feet Under 2001-2003 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Igby Goes Down 2002 performer: "Bohemian Like You" 2000, "Boys Better" 1997
Clockstoppers 2002 performer: "Bohemian Like You"
Dead 4: Blood + Guts 2001 performer: "Get Off"
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back 2001 performer: "Boys Better"
Summer Catch 2001 performer: "Bohemian Like You"
Crazy/Beautiful 2001 performer: "Sleep"
Teachers 2001 TV Series performer - 3 episodes
Sugar & Spice 2001 performer: "Bohemian Like You"
Antitrust 2001 performer: "Nietzsche", "Godless" - as Dandy Warhols
Buffy the Vampire Slayer 2001 TV Series 1 episode
Little Nicky 2000 performer: "Bohemian Like You"
Ed 2000 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Roswell 2000 TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Replacements 2000 performer: "Bohemian Like You"
There's Something About Mary 1998 performer: "Every Day Should Be a Holiday"
Daria 1998 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Good Will Hunting 1997 performer: "Boys Better"
Hustler White 1996 performer: "Ride"

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
MythBusters 2011-2014 TV Series documentary theme rearranged and performed by - 40 episodes
Veronica Mars 2004-2007 TV Series main title theme by - 39 episodes

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Dandy Warhols: Catcher in the Rye 2016 Video short
Everything You Need to Know 2006 TV Series documentary
Angel Wing 2005 Video short

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
My Wife Is a Zombie 2008 Short special thanks
How to Rob a Bank (and 10 Tips to Actually Get Away with It) 2007 special thanks - as Dandy Warhols
Last Party 2000 2001 Documentary special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
MADtv 2005 TV Series Themselves - Musical Guest
Live with Kelly and Michael 2005 TV Series Themselves
9 Songs 2004 Themselves (uncredited)
Dig! 2004 Documentary Themselves
Late Night with Conan O'Brien 2000-2003 TV Series Themselves / Themselves - Musical Guest
Later... With Jools Holland 2003 TV Series Themselves
Sendung ohne Namen 2003 TV Series documentary Themselves - Interviewee
Música sí 2002 TV Series
Rage 1998 TV Series Themselves

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Musikprogrammet - programmet om musik 2005 TV Series documentary Themselves
Advertising's Greatest Hits 2005 TV Movie documentary
120 Minutes 2002 TV Series Themselves

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2004 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best New Theme Song in a Series, Motion Picture or Miniseries Veronica Mars (2004)


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