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|Tags:||punk punk rock emo alternative rock pop punk|
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This Chicago, Illinois, USA-based punk band was formed in 1996 by Matt Skiba (Matthew Thomas Skiba, 24 February 1976, Chicago, Illinois, USA; guitar/vocals), Glenn Porter (drums) and Rob Doran (bass/vocals). This line-up recorded a demo CD and the Sundials 7-inch single, released on Johanns Face Records, prior to Dorans departure. He was replaced by Dan Andriano (b. 27 June 1977, USA), who debuted on 1997s For Your Lungs Only EP, featuring the live favourite Snake Oil Tanker. The trios debut long-player, Goddamnit, was the bands second release on the independent label Asian Man Records. Porter helped record the bands second long-player Maybe Ill Catch Fire, but left prior to its release in February 2000 He was replaced by Mike Felumlee, who made his recording debut on March 2001s Hell Yes! single.
The bands growing status necessitated a switch to major...