King Crimson has always been a band of impeccable timing. Throughout their career they have managed to know when to strike at the right time, such as landing an opening gig for the Rolling Stones at Hyde Park only a few months into being a band that launched their career or when reforming at the right time in 1981 to usher in a new wave of influences into polyrhythmic music that has influenced a generation of math rock bands.
The name ‘GriffO’, which the band has said was taken from the word 'griffonage' or messy doctor-style scrawl, reflects their situations of creating music at first when they established, but also very fascinating with the meaning of unknown. They think their music still has possibilities to change with more features, and they need to be more mature,and will definitely come out in their future compositions.
I recently sat down with Six Gallery and we talked about getting back together from hiatus. Growing up in the high desert of New Mexico I always listened to emo, indie, etc.; bands from here included kidcrash, The Coma Recovery, and sputniq.
Africa: the actual motherland. Birthplace of humanity, for better or worse. This article was inspired by the usual quip we get from readers on our site: 'So, how many African math rock bands do you know of eh? Eh?'...
After releasing their self-titled debut album in 2015, Chinese Football has sparked a lot of attention across the world. They made a China tour last year, and had been to Japan to hold a 5-stop tour by the end of 2016.