The Black Angels are an American psychedelic rock band from Austin, Texas. They have released four studio albums and one compilation album. Their name is derived from the Velvet Underground song "The Black Angel's Death Song".
Formed in May 2004, the Black Angels took their name from the Velvet Underground song "The Black Angel's Death Song".
In 2005, the Black Angels were featured on a dual-disc compilation album of psychedelic music called Psychedelica Vol. 1 from Northern Star Records. This, along with the growing popularity of their MySpace page, gave the band a jump in popularity in the underground scene.
The group's debut LP Passover was generally well received in the underground independent rock community and was noted for its dark tones and lyrical content. A review of Passover described them as "Walking in the shadows cast by Spiritualized mastermind Jason Pierce", invoking "dirgesЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- The Sniper at the Gates of Dawn [01.06.2005, макси-сингл]
- The Black Angels [18.10.2005, макси-сингл]
- Passover [11.04.2006, альбом]
- The First Vietnamese War [21.08.2006, сингл]
- Better Off Alone [29.05.2007, сингл]
- Doves / Drone [08.04.2008, сингл]
- Directions to See a Ghost [15.04.2008, альбом]
- Black Angel Exit [13.05.2008, макси-сингл]
- Phosphene Dream [13.09.2010, альбом]
- Phosgene Nightmare [16.04.2011, макси-сингл]
- Watch Out Boy / I'd Rather Be Lonely [21.04.2012, сингл]
- Indigo Meadow [02.04.2013, альбом]
- Live in San Francisco [08.2013, макси-сингл]
- Clear Lake Forest [19.04.2014, макси-сингл]
- 2006-06-11: Horseshoe Tavern, Toronto, ON, Canada
- 2006-11-18: Agora Theater, Cleveland, OH, USA
- 2007-10-15: Sony Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada
- Daytrotter Session [12.11.2010]
- Another Nice Pair [16.04.2011, сборник]