The Paper Chase (sometimes spelled "the pAper chAse") was an alternative rock band formed in 1998 by producer/engineer John Congleton in Dallas, Texas, signed to Kill Rock Stars and Southern Records. Their Albums "God Bless Your Black Heart" and "Now You Are One Of Us" have been released on vinyl by the Austrian label Trost Records. Since its inception, The Paper Chase has produced a combination of discordant melody and jagged noise pop, described by Allmusic as "a jagged structure of avant-garde jazz, noise, indie, and punk".
Congleton produced all the band's material to date. He also wrote all of the material, with a few exceptions: Bobby Weaver co-wrote "A Face That Could Launch a Thousand Ships" and "Off with Their Heads" from the album Young Bodies Heal Quickly, You Know. Mike Sanger co-wrote "Throw Your Body on the Apparatus", and Elliot Figg co-wrote "When You Least Expect It," both from the aforementionedЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- And the Machines Are Winning [1999, сингл]
- Essays On: Frantic Desperation, Annihilation, and From Another Passerby [1999, макси-сингл]
- Young Bodies Heal Quickly, You Know [02.08.2000, альбом]
- Cntrl-Alt-Delete-U [24.07.2001, макси-сингл]
- Hide the Kitchen Knives [06.08.2002, альбом]
- What Big Teeth You Have [20.10.2003, макси-сингл]
- The Paper Chase Meets Red Worms' Farm [06.2004, макси-сингл]
- God Bless Your Black Heart [08.06.2004, альбом]
- The Paper Chase and Xiu Xiu Cover Nick Cave [2005, сингл]
- Now You Are One of Us [06.06.2006, альбом]
- Someday This Could All Be Yours, Vol. 1 [04.05.2009, альбом]