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Manchester Orchestra

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New Album "Mean Everything to Nothing" in stores 4.21.09
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biography
Andy Hull – Vocals, Guitar
Jonathan Corley – Bass
Jeremiah Edmond – Drums
Chris Freeman – Keyboards, Vocals
Robert McDowell - Guitar

Mean Everything To Nothing , the second album from Atlanta's Manchester Orchestra, is everything you want a rock record to be: raw, urgent, emotional, and 100 percent authentic. "There is nothing fake about this record," says frontman and lyricist Andy Hull. "There's not one fake sound on it. We recorded it live because we wanted it to sound like a band, and I think it does: live and loud!"

Inspired by the pounding, primal assault of Weezer's Pinkerton , Nirvana's In Utero , and Foo Fighters' The Colour and the Shape , this young band has created its own version of what a classic rock album should sound like, complete with fiercely beautiful melodies, shifting guitar and keyboard textures, loud/soft dynamics, and an urgency in each band member's performance, especially Hull's cathartic vocals.

The drama is magnified by the fact that the album's first six songs bleed into one another without stopping. The blistering opener "The Only One" immediately gives way to the propulsive "Shake It Out" and the torrential first single "I've Got Fri... (+) expand
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akroupa (level 12) wrote:
I love your album Like a Virgin Losing a Child. . . unbelievable.
6 years ago
psisson (level 9) wrote:
I love you guys! Didnt know you were on T61(awesome). I bought all your albums a couple months ago and havent put them down since. You have been put on top of my all time favorite artists list, so keep up the great work and I can't wait for the next album.
6 years ago
EvanCrown (level 9) wrote:
i've got friends is a great song xo
6 years ago
bergmistrz (level 1) wrote:
GIT
6 years ago
musicxox22 (level 21) wrote:
So I heard you guys on Polish radio, and flipped, because that's just too cool! And a coincidence. Polish radio rarely plays good music, haha, so this was an exception! <3
6 years ago
afds (level 2) wrote:
you guys could be a younger version of the beatles looks wise!! And sound awesome!
6 years ago
afds (level 2) wrote:
Rock On!!
6 years ago
ImpaledSkier (level 25) wrote:
Epic. I wake up with I've got Friends playing in my head almost every morning. thank you
6 years ago
fredreichbier (level 15) wrote:
Just great!
6 years ago
Estocin (level 7) wrote:
I heard you on Chicago's Q101 this morning at 6:00 A.M. I was happily surprised because I heard you here before hearing you on the radio, congrats on your success, you guys deserve it!!!!!!!
6 years ago
Xavage (level 21) wrote:
Never heard this band till today. I'm hooked!
6 years ago
natepilling (level 9) wrote:
Manchester Orchestra. What is there to say other than THE BEST BAND EVER?
6 years ago
InsomniaRadioNZ (level 1) wrote:
NEW ZEALAND ROCK FM STATIONS loves the 'I've got friends" track
6 years ago
LilyLovesLyrics (level 8) wrote:
love 'i've got friends' !
6 years ago
lyphthyme (level 13) wrote:
you = musical awesomeness
6 years ago
EKListener (level 4) wrote:
love your music.
6 years ago
SherrieFaerie (level 24) wrote:
Absolutely love you guys. I'm really glad you're on here.
6 years ago
FromTheMudpit (level 12) wrote:
always good...enjoyed it!
6 years ago
michelleyeah (level 31) wrote:
Almost forgot how much I love you guys! Will be back with hearts! <3
6 years ago
zoneasia (level 1) wrote:
wow
6 years ago
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