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Amplifier

Amplifier are a rock band from Manchester, England. The main trio forming the band are singer and guitaristSelBalamir,BassistNeil Mahony and drummer Matt Brobin. Their sound is a often described as an amalgamation ofspace/progressiverock,metaland alternative rock. It's highly characterised by their extensive use of outworldy sound effects andan expansiveuseofamplification to create a vast 'wall of sound'.

Since the band's inception in 1999 they have released three albums. Their self-titled debut album was released in2004byMusicfor Nations. Their second album, Insider w ...read more

Amplifier are a rock band from Manchester, England. The main trio forming the band are singer and guitaristSelBalamir,BassistNeil Mahony and drummer Matt Brobin. Their sound is a often described as an amalgamation ofspace/progressiverock,metaland alternative rock. It's highly characterised by their extensive use of outworldy sound effects andan expansiveuseofamplification to create a vast 'wall of sound'.

Since the band's inception in 1999 they have released three albums. Their self-titled debut album was released in2004byMusicfor Nations. Their second album, Insider was released in Europe in 2006 on the SPV label. Despitebothalbumsgarneredpositive acclaim upon release the band has always maintained a small but loyal fanbase.After leaving theirrecordlabeldue to disputes, they self-released their third album, The Octopus - a double albumconsisting of 16 songs andover2hours of music - after four years in 2011 to critical acclaim.This led to them being courted by several record labelsfortheirfourth album and they finally signed with Kscope (label ofAnathema and [L]The Pineapple Thief[/L]),withEchoStreet slated for an early 2013 release.

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LPs
Mystoria
2014

3.7
26 Votes
Echo Street
03/11/2013

3.5
36 Votes
The Octopus
2011

3.7
103 Votes
Insider
2006

3.6
72 Votes
Amplifier
2004

4
124 Votes
EPs
Residue
2014

Sunriders
03/11/2013

3.7
12 Votes
Fractal
2011

3
24 Votes
Eternity
2009

3.6
19 Votes
The Astronaut Dismantles HAL
2005

3.8
34 Votes
Amplifier (Bonus Disc)
2004

4
14 Votes

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