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Straightener

Straightener are a critically acclaimed alternative/indie rock band from Japan. Formed in 1998, the group released their first mini-album, "Straighten It Up", to huge success. Straightener would go on to dominate the indies scene for three more years, and in 2003, signed to EMI. Although the group had lukeworm commercial success in the beginning, by 2007, Straightener exploded onto the mainstream scene, with their 2007 album "Linear" reaching number 7 on the Oricon charts. Straightener's 2009 album, "Nexus", became their biggest commercial hit to date, as it reached number 5 on the Oricon, and stayed in the charts for six weeks. To date, Straightener regularly break the Oricon top 20, and are widely regarded as indie rock legends in their home country.

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LPs
Behind The Scene
2014

3
1 Votes
STRAIGHTENER
2011

CREATURES
2010

3.5
1 Votes
Nexus
2009

4.5
1 Votes
LINEAR
2007

Dear Deadman
2006

4
1 Votes
TITLE
2005

LOST WORLD'S ANTHOLOGY
2004

EPs
Straighten It Up
2000

5
1 Votes

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