The Rose of Avalanche were an alternative rock band from Leeds Yorkshire, England, formed in 1984. They released seven albums before splitting up in 1993.
Formed during 1984, in Leeds, England by founding members Phil Morris, Paul James Berry and Alan Davis. The name came from the “rose” for the beauty and the “avalanche” for the power, as a way of describing their music. The Rose of Avalanche quickly found recognition for their song writing ability.
Before they had played a gig they signed to local independent label LiL, and released two singles: "LA Rain" and "Goddess". Both made Number 1 in the UK Independent Chart, with "LA Rain" also featuring in John Peel’s (the legendary Radio1 DJ) Festive 50 in 1985.
After this initial success, Fire Records signed the band and the personnel changed. The “classic” line up was now Phil Morris, Paul James Berry, Glenn Schultz, Nicol McKay, and Mark Thompson. “Mass marketЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- The Rose of Avalanche [1985, альбом]
- Always There [1986, альбом]
- In Rock [1988, альбом]
- Never Another Sunset [1989, альбом]
- String 'a' Beads [1990, альбом]
- I.C.E. [1991, альбом]
- Anthology [1988, сборник]
- The Singles Album - L.A. Rain [1997, сборник]