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Saxon Shore

Saxon Shore is an American post rock band formed in 2001 by guitarist Matthew Doty and drummer Josh Tillman. The group are known to combine elements of instrumental and ambient music with the more eclectic shoe-gaze and post rock genres.

In the time separating their 2002 indie-pop debut, Be a Bright Blue and 2005 ambient follow-up Four Months of Darkness, Tillman (who no longer resides with the group) and Doty exchanged ideas within four-track recordings between Seattle, New York and the more tangible studio time available to them. The group currently consist ...read more

Saxon Shore is an American post rock band formed in 2001 by guitarist Matthew Doty and drummer Josh Tillman. The group are known to combine elements of instrumental and ambient music with the more eclectic shoe-gaze and post rock genres.

In the time separating their 2002 indie-pop debut, Be a Bright Blue and 2005 ambient follow-up Four Months of Darkness, Tillman (who no longer resides with the group) and Doty exchanged ideas within four-track recordings between Seattle, New York and the more tangible studio time available to them. The group currently consists of Doty, William Stichter (bass), Oliver Chapoy (guitar) and Stephen Roessner (drums/percussion), of which form the line-up since 2006. Their latest album was released during 2009 entitled I Doesn't Matter and was produced by Dave Fridmann. « hide

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LPs
It Doesn't Matter
2009

3.7
54 Votes
The Exquisite Death of Saxon Shore
2005

3.6
76 Votes
Be a Bright Blue
2005

3.8
43 Votes
Four Months of Darkness
2003

3.7
46 Votes
EPs
Luck Will Not Save Us From A Jackpot Of Nothing
2005

3.2
12 Votes

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