Velvet Crush is a power pop band from Rhode Island that achieved prominence in indie-rock circles in the early- and mid-1990s. The band broke up in 1996 but re-formed in 1998 and have continued to record, releasing their most recent album in 2004. Vocalist/bassist Paul Chastain and drummer Ric Menck are the band's core members, having previously worked together as Choo Choo Train, Bag-O-Shells, and The Springfields, and they share singing and songwriting duties. Guitarist Jeffrey Borchardt (of Honeybunch) played on the band's first three albums, In the Presence of Greatness, Teenage Symphonies to God, and Heavy Changes. In the Presence of Greatness was produced by Matthew Sweet, while the second and third albums were produced by Mitch Easter.
Chastain had recorded in the mid-1980s as a solo artist and as a member of Nines and The Stupid Cupids, while Menck had been a memberЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Ash and Earth [1991, сингл]
- In the Presence of Greatness [1991, альбом]
- Teenage Symphonies to God [05.07.1994, альбом]
- Heavy Changes [1998, альбом]
- Free Expression [1999, альбом]
- Rock Concert [2000, альбом]
- Melody Freaks [2002, альбом]
- Soft Sounds [08.10.2002, альбом]
- Stereo Blues [10.08.2004, альбом]
- A Single Odessey [2001, сборник]