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Grouplove - 96% match to Cold War Kids

Genres: Pop / Rock
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Delta Spirit - 94% match to Cold War Kids

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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Initially part of the emo-tinged major-label outfit Noise Ratchet, Jon Jameson and Brandon Young departed and joined forces with Matthew Vasquez, Sean Walker, and Kelly Winrich to form the more classic rock-inspired five-piece Delta Spirit. Finding kindred spirits in bands similarly influenced by everything from the Rolling Stones to 1990s alt-rock, the group toured with contem Read more

Spoon - 91% match to Cold War Kids

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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This Austin, Texas, USA-based alt rock outfit was formed in 1993 by Britt Daniel (vocals/guitar), Jim Eno (drums), Andy Maguire (bass) and Wendel Stivers (guitar). Influenced by the likes of the Pixies, Sonic Youth, and Gang Of Four, main songwriters Daniel and Eno took their band’s name from their favourite Can song (off the German experimentalists’ 1972 release, Ege Read more

Young The Giant - 89% match to Cold War Kids

Genres: Pop / Rock
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Manchester Orchestra - 83% match to Cold War Kids

Genres: Pop / Rock
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TV On The Radio - 83% match to Cold War Kids

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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US experimental rock unit TV On The Radio emerged from New York City’s visual art scene to make an immediate impact with the release of their 2003 debut EP, Young Liars. The band developed out of musical experiments performed by friends and Brooklyn neighbours Tunde Adebimpe (vocals) and David Andrew Sitek (keyboards/programming). The former was already an established anim Read more

Cage The Elephant - 80% match to Cold War Kids

Genres: Pop / Rock
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Band of Horses - 79% match to Cold War Kids

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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This Seattle, Washington, USA-based band caused a notable stir in indie rock circles with the release of their 2006 debut, Everything All The Time. Ben Bridwell (Benjamin Bridwell, Irmo, South Carolina, USA; vocals/guitar) and Mat Brooke (b. Tucson, Arizona, USA; guitar) had originally worked together in the Seattle-based slow-core specialists Carissa’s Wierd, releasing Read more

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah - 77% match to Cold War Kids

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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One of a number of post-millennial bands to use the power of the Internet to promote their music, this Brooklyn, New York, USA-based quintet emerged in 2005 as one of the most hotly-tipped ‘non-mainstream’ bands of the year. Alec Ounsworth, Lee Sargent, Robbie Guertin, Tyler Sargent and Sean Greenhalgh formed the rather clumsily titled Clap Your Hands Say Yeah at the Read more

Portugal The Man - 76% match to Cold War Kids

Genres: Pop / Rock
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Tapes 'N Tapes - 75% match to Cold War Kids

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA-based indie rock band formed in 2003 by Josh Grier (7 January 1980, Eugene, Oregon, USA; vocals/guitar), Jeremy Hanson (b. 12 August 1986, Edina, Minnesota, USA; drums), Shawn Neary (b. USA; bass) and Matt Kretzman (b. 21 May 1980, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; keyboards). Each member took a title from a word in the band’s name, so that Grier Read more

The Walkmen - 74% match to Cold War Kids

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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Originating from Washington, DC, USA (where all its members attended the same high school) before relocating to New York City, this indie rock quintet is comprised of former members of outfits Jonathan Fire*eater - Walter Martin (vocals/keyboards), Paul Maroon (guitar) and Matt Barrick (drums), and the Recoys - Hamilton Leithauser (vocals/guitar) and Peter Bauer (bass). By 2000 Read more

Wolf Parade - 71% match to Cold War Kids

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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Canadian band led by two stalwarts of the North American indie rock scene, Spencer Krug and Dan Boeckner. Keyboard player and vocalist Krug (who is also a member of Frog Eyes, Sunset Rubdown and Swan Lake) was joined by ex-Atlas Strategic guitarist Boeckner and drummer Arlen Thompson in the early line-up of Wolf Parade, formed in Victoria, British Columbia in 2003. The trio com Read more

Bloc Party - 69% match to Cold War Kids

Genres: Electronic & Ambient Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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Originally known as Union, this London, England-based art-punk quartet emerged in 2004 as one of the year’s most intriguing prospects. Kele Okereke (Kelechukwu Rowland Okereke, 13 October 1981, Liverpool, Merseyside, England; vocals/guitar) and Russell Lissack (b. 11 March 1981, London, England; guitar) first met in 1998 and after several attempts to start their own ban Read more

Rogue Wave - 69% match to Cold War Kids

Genres: Pop / Rock
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