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Starflyer 59

Formed in 1993 by Jason Martin, Starflyer 59 was one of the first bands signed to Tooth and Nail Records when it formed in the same year, and is currently the oldest active band on the label. They are among the most prolific bands in the Christian music scene, with 11 studio albums released, as well as a slew of EP's and live recordings. The band has gone through numerous line. up changes, with the current line-up being lyricist Jason Martin (guitar/lead vocals), Steven Dial (Bass), and Trey Many (Drums).

The sound of Starflyer 59 has evolved from their first album, 'Silve ...read more

Formed in 1993 by Jason Martin, Starflyer 59 was one of the first bands signed to Tooth and Nail Records when it formed in the same year, and is currently the oldest active band on the label. They are among the most prolific bands in the Christian music scene, with 11 studio albums released, as well as a slew of EP's and live recordings. The band has gone through numerous line. up changes, with the current line-up being lyricist Jason Martin (guitar/lead vocals), Steven Dial (Bass), and Trey Many (Drums).

The sound of Starflyer 59 has evolved from their first album, 'Silver', through 'Dial M', their latest. Starting out, the band's music could firmly be classified Shoegaze, with droning, effect-laden guitars and vocals that blended in with the music. As the band matured, the songs have taken on a more Dream-Pop tone, slowing down a bit and letting the vocals take the spotlight. Jason Martin sings with a smooth, tenor voice, and, as the main lyricist, writes songs imbued with his personal thoughts and feelings on life and the world.

All studio releases have been on the label Tooth and Nail, except IAMACEO which is being self-released in 2013. « hide

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LPs
IAMACEO
01/08/2013

3.8
8 Votes
The Changing of the Guard
2010

3.5
12 Votes
Dial M
2008

3.9
20 Votes
My Island
2006

3.9
18 Votes
Talking Voice vs. Singing Voice
2005

4
24 Votes
I Am The Portuguese Blues
2004

3.4
16 Votes
Old
2003

4
18 Votes
Leave Here A Stranger
2001

4.1
23 Votes
Everybody Makes Mistakes
1999

4.1
13 Votes
The Fashion Focus
1998

4.2
16 Votes
Americana
1997

4
13 Votes
Gold
1995

4.2
15 Votes
Silver
1994

4.1
27 Votes
EPs
Minor Keys
2009

I Win
2006

3
1 Votes
The Last Laurel
2004

4
1 Votes
Can't Stop Eating EP
2002

3.9
7 Votes
Fell In Love At 22
1998

3.9
5 Votes
Le Vainqueur
1995

3.5
1 Votes
Goodbyes Are Sad
1995

4.5
1 Votes
She's The Queen
1994

3.8
8 Votes
Live Albums
Live At Schubas
2006

Never Play Covers
2005

Live At The Paradox
2002

Plugged
1996

Compilations
Ghosts of the Past
2009

3.3
2 Votes
Gold (Deluxe)
2005

Silver (Deluxe)
2005

3.6
11 Votes
Easy Come, Easy Go
2000

4.1
4 Votes

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