King Prawn were a prominent band of the UK ska punk scene during the 1990s and early 2000s. The band re-formed in 2012 with a new lineup.
King Prawn blend elements of punk, hardcore, metal, ska, dub, reggae, and hip hop into their music, which they dub wildstyle.
Since the London band's formation in 1993, they were subject to critical acclaim. They were nominated for a Kerrang! award in 1998 for Best New British Band, and in 2000 for Spirit of Independence. King Prawn toured regularly with a broad range of bands, varying from hardcore to traditional and 2 Tone ska bands. King Prawn songs often contained political lyrics that, along with the band's blending of genres, led to comparisons with bands such as Rage Against the Machine.
King Prawn played their penultimate concert on December 20, 2003 at The Forum in Kentish Town which was recorded for their live DVD. Their final gig followed the next night at the Pitz club in Milton Keynes and membersЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- First Offence [29.07.1996, альбом]
- Not Your Punk [1997, сингл]
- Your Worst Enemy [01.11.1999, макси-сингл]
- Day In Day Out [2000, сингл]
- Surrender to the Blender [2000, альбом]
- Got the Thirst [28.04.2003, альбом]
- Fried in London [14.04.1998]
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|Increase The Press||
|Not Your Punk||
|Someone To Hate||
|The Dominant View||