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Gastr del Sol

Gastr del Sol was the most prominent vehicle of indie-rock stalwart David Grubbs, a former member of Squirrel Bait, Slint, and Bastro. With Gastr del Sol, the Louisville, KY-born vocalist/guitarist/pianist's evolution from conventional rock music into more intricate and sophisticated tone patterns became complete; debuting with the 1993 EP The Serpentine Similar, the group ? a shifting aggregate of talents which initially inclued bassist Bundy K. Brown and drummer John McEntire ? began exploring their new approach, taking off from often improvisational performances to embark on highly idiosyncratic sonic adventures. With the single

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LPs
Camoufleur
1998

3.5
17 Votes
Upgrade & Afterlife
1996

3.7
19 Votes
The Harp Factory on Lake Street
1995

3
1 Votes
Crookt, Crackt, or Fly
1994

3.7
7 Votes
The Serpentine Similar
1993

3.9
7 Votes
EPs
Mirror Repair
1995

3.8
2 Votes

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