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R is for Riot (2008)

An eclectic mix of grooves, bangers, thrash and fake folk from the industrial teat of America

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nickname: Rebel

BIOGRAPHY

Formed in the early naughties in Troy, New York by members of Brown Cuts Neighbors, Bone Oil, Lincoln Money Shot and Stars of Rock under the dubious guidance of Marc Arsenault, nickname: Rebel was a post punk party band that played mainly around RPI/Troy/Albany, New York. Now mainly a recording project with irregular live flareups based in an attic room with a porthole window in Knoxville, Tennessee. Noisy, funky, Ballardian stoner rock.

BAND MEMBERS
Marc Arsenault - Voice, drums, Hagstrom Coronado IV bass, Gibson SG electric, Fender acoustic and toy guitars, Gemini CFX-30 CD controller, hard and soft synthesizers, percussion (saw blades, springs, etc.). Recorded and mixed in Logic Studio. Joshua Baker - Electric Guitar Michael Keegan - Ghost guitar

YEARS COMPLETED
2008

GENRES
Experimental


Completed Albums

R is for Riot(2008)

An eclectic mix of grooves, bangers, thrash and fake folk from the industrial teat of America


Micronation Declares War
The Hum Of The Masses
All Day Saturday
Spinnerinnin
The Big Bounce
Basalt
Evorevo
Ouroboros
Electrolux
Andy To Infinity