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The Disco Biscuits

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A jam music group dynamic since 1995, the Disco Biscuits play a definite blend of rock and roll, techno, jazz, spirit, blues, and classical music that quickly took these to the top echelon from the jam-roots-groove picture. Jon “The Barber” Gutwillig, Marc Brownstein, Sam Altman, and Aron Magner fulfilled on the College or university of Pa campus and shaped the Disco Biscuits there in past due 1995. They began with frat party gigs around Philly, but quickly shifted to the nightclub picture. In 1996 they released their indie debut, Encephalous Criminal offense. In addition with their personal displays, they toured to get Merl Saunders, the Dark Crowes, the Jerry Garcia Music group, and Morphine. Their extremely danceable design — guitarist/business lead vocalist Jon Gutwillig offers declared that the purpose of the group would be to generate the wildest (or craziest) music ever — continues to be dubbed “trance fusion” and it has drawn some evaluations to Frank Zappa (despite the fact that the bandmembers themselves don’t hear it). They are known to break right into a traditional piece — or perhaps a cut of traditional jazz — in the center of an extended rock and roll jam. The Disco Biscuits’ tracks are created for the live display and an archive then outcomes — not really the other method around. The music group was authorized to Hydrophonics Information in 1998 and released its second Compact disc, The Uncivilized Region. Their third, They Missed the Perfume, strike the roads in 2001. Using the group continuously growing right into a even more daring combo as period went by, the greater organic Señor Boombox arrived in nov 2002. Altman remaining the group in 2005, however the music group, with alternative drummer Allen Aucoin, continuing to try out (in addition to curate its successful digital music event, Camp Bisco), liberating two live albums: the two-disc The Blowing wind at Four to Soar as well as the single-disc Rocket 3 in 2006. In ’09 2009 the Disco Biscuits started recording their 5th studio album.

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Full Name Disco Biscuits
Music Songs Jigsaw Earth, Portal to an Empty Head, Kitchen Mitts, Aceetobee, Morph Dusseldorf, Mindless Dribble, Basis for a Day, World Is Spinning, Little Betty Boop, Digital Buddha, SpaceBirdMatingCall, Voices Insane, Munchkin Invasion, Little Shimmy in a Conga Line, I-Man, Spaga, Mulberry's Dream, Lunar Pursuit, Story of the World, Pat & Dex, House Dog Party Favor>, Vassillios, Great Abyss, Once the Fiddler Paid >, Little Lai, Highwire, Awol's Blues, Shelby Rose, And the Ladies Were the Rest of the Night, Feeling Twisted, Home Again, Bazaar Escape
Albums Planet Anthem, The Wind at Four to Fly, Uncivilized Area, Otherwise Law Abiding Citizens, Encephalous Crime, They Missed the Perfume, Señor Boombox, Steele's Reels, Vol. 8: 12-5-2001 (Cat's Cradle, Carrboro, NC) [Live], Steele's Reels, Vol. 5: 4-24-2009 (Madison Theater, Covington, KY) [Live], Steele's Reels, Vol. 7: 7-11-2007 (House of Blues, San Diego, CA) [Live], On Time EP, Steele's Reels, Vol. 3: 2-6-2016 (The Fillmore, Philadelphia, PA), Steele's Reels, Vol. 2: 8-25-2001 (Kahunaville, Wilmington, DE) (Live), The Classical Set, Steele's Reels, Vol. 6: 7-26-2002 (Mishawaka Amphitheatre, Bellvue, CO) [Live], Steele's Reels, Vol. 1: 7-16-2016 (Camp Bisco, Scranton, PA) (Live), Steele's Reels, Vol. 4: 9-15-2001 (Vic Theatre, Chicago, IL) (Live), Widgets EP


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Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Spoonfed Reality 2011 Documentary performer: "Uber Glue" / writer: "Uber Glue"
Wetlands Preserved: The Story of an Activist Nightclub 2008 Documentary performer: "Basis For A Day"

Actor

Actor

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Disco Biscuits: Progressions 2007 Video Performer
2004 Jammys: The Theatre at Madison Square Garden 2004 TV Mini-Series

Composer

Composer

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Once the Fiddler Paid 2005 Short music by

Producer

Producer

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Disco Biscuits: Progressions 2007 Video co-producer

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Thanks

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The Despair 2009 special thanks

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Self

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Dear Jerry: Celebrating the Music of Jerry Garcia 2016 Video Himself
Nugs.Net Live Stash 2016 TV Series Themselves
Best of the Jammys, Volume One 2006 Video Themselves
2005 Jammys Live: From the Theater at Madison Square Garden 2006 TV Movie Themselves
Jam in the Dam 2006 Video documentary

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