Built To Spill
|Genres:||Pop / Rock|
|Tags:||indie rock indie seen live alternative rock indie pop|
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An alternative rock trio formed in Boise, Idaho, USA, Built To Spill developed a considerable reputation for their energetic performances, strong songwriting and frenetic musicianship for a variety of independent labels before making the move to Warner Brothers Records in the mid-90s. Long-standing fans were divided about this development, though most were pleased that this talented bands records would now get the professional distribution and marketing that they deserved. There had been several other interested parties following the success of the bands second album, 1994s Theres Nothing Wrong With Love, an accomplished collection that triggered a major-label bidding war.
Built To Spill is essentially the creation of songwriter Doug (or Dug) Martsch (vocals/guitar), who had previously recorded several albums with Seattles Treepeople, and has also recorded three eclectic albums as the Halo Benders with Calvin...