For Against are a United States post-punk/dream pop band from Lincoln, Nebraska. Despite numerous lineup shuffles and some periods of dormancy, the band has produced material steadily from its 1984 inception to the present.
Something of an anomaly in Midwestern America, For Against—especially early in its career—has looked to a distinctly British aesthetic for inspiration, most obviously the post-punk scene exemplified by the early rosters of the Factory and 4AD record labels.
Featuring members of underground Lincoln bands Cartoon Pupils and Hymn to Joy, the band first called itself Glue, and then D.B.L., finally settling on Four Against One, a name that reflected its status as a quintet at the time. Bassist Liz Panarelli's early departure gave way to keyboardist Jeffrey Runnings' shift to bass, as well as the band's truncation of its name to For Against. By 1985, singer Jon Fynbu had departed as well, leavingЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Echelons [1987, альбом]
- December [1988, альбом]
- Apeture [1993, альбом]
- Mason's California Lunchroom [1995, альбом]
- Shelf Life [1997, альбом]
- Coalesced [18.11.2003, альбом]
- In The Marshes [2007, макси-сингл]
- Shade Side, Sunny Side [2008, альбом]
- Echelons / December / In the Marshes [25.09.2013, сборник]