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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 anddrummer Matt Brobin. Their sound is a often described as an amalgamation ofspace/progressiverock,metaland alternative rock. It's highlycharacterised 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. Theirsecond album, Insider was rel ...read more

Amplifier are a rock band from Manchester, England. The main trio forming the band are singer and guitaristSelBalamir,BassistNeil Mahony anddrummer Matt Brobin. Their sound is a often described as an amalgamation ofspace/progressiverock,metaland alternative rock. It's highlycharacterised 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. Theirsecond album, Insider was released in Europe in 2006 on the SPV label. Despitebothalbumsgarneredpositive acclaim upon release the bandhas always maintained a small but loyal fanbase.After leaving theirrecordlabeldue to disputes, they self-released their third album, TheOctopus - a double albumconsisting of 16 songs andover2hours of music - after four years in 2011 to critical acclaim.This led to them beingcourted by several record labelsfortheirfourth album and they finally signed with Kscope (label ofAnathema and The PineappleThief),withEchoStreet slated for an early 2013 release.

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LPs
Mystoria
2014

3.5
41 Votes
Echo Street
03/11/2013

3.4
45 Votes
The Octopus
2011

3.8
116 Votes
Insider
2006

3.6
81 Votes
Amplifier
2004

4
147 Votes
EPs
Residue
2014

3.4
5 Votes
Sunriders
03/11/2013

3.6
15 Votes
Fractal
2011

2.9
26 Votes
Eternity
2009

3.5
21 Votes
The Astronaut Dismantles HAL
2005

3.8
41 Votes
Amplifier (Bonus Disc)
2004

3.9
15 Votes

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