Antigone Rising is an all-female alt-country rock band. Their 2005 album From the Ground Up was the first to be promoted in Starbucks' Hear Music Series, created to discover and spotlight new music.
The band originally met at Bucknell University and was formed in Greenwich Village, New York City, with sisters Cathy (guitar) and Kristen Henderson (guitar/drums), Penelope "Peppy" Kokines as lead vocalist and Suzanne Obolsky on vocals and percussion.
In 1999 the band recruited Cassidy as lead singer.
Their first four albums were recorded mostly with independent labels and financed through fan donations. In 2003, they signed up with Lava Records, a label personally run by Atlantic Records Chairman/ CEO Jason Flom.
In 2005, they became the first artists to be promoted in Starbucks' Hear Music Series, created to discover and spotlight new music. The high visibility, exclusive sale, in-store promotionЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Don't Look Back [сингл]
- She's Gone a Little Mad [альбом]
- New and Used [2000, альбом]
- From the Ground Up [11.05.2005, альбом]
- 23 Red [02.08.2011, альбом]
- Whiskey & Wine, Volume 1 [24.03.2014, макси-сингл]
- Traveling Circus
- Live From N.Y.C. [10.06.2010]