Dishwalla is an American alternative rock band from Santa Barbara, California. The band's name comes from a Hindi term for a person providing satellite TV to a neighborhood. In a Vox interview, lead guitarist Rodney Browning Cravens claimed the band took the name out of a Wired magazine article. The band is best known for their 1996 hit song "Counting Blue Cars."
In 1994, the band recorded "Take Some Time" on the tribute album If I Were a Carpenter featuring cover versions of songs by The Carpenters.
In 1996, the single "Counting Blue Cars" from the album Pet Your Friends climbed the charts and was frequently played on the airwaves, bringing the band mainstream success. The track earned them a Billboard Award for "Best Rock Song" for 1996 as well as two ASCAP Awards for "Rock Track Of The Year" in both 1996 and 1997. Their 1998 follow-up album, And You Think You Know What Life's AboutЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Somewhere in the Middle [сингл]
- Haze [03.08.1995, сингл]
- Pet Your Friends [22.08.1995, альбом]
- Counting Blue Cars [27.02.1996, сингл]
- Stay Awake [1998, сингл]
- And You Think You Know What Life's About [11.08.1998, альбом]
- Opaline [14.10.2002, альбом]
- Coral Sky [2005, сингл]
- Dishwalla [14.03.2005, альбом]
- Live...Greetings From The Flow State