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Swans

Swans are an influential American post-punk band initially active from 1982 to 1997, led by singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalistMichaelGira. The band is noted for its droning vocals and strange instrumentation. On January, 2010,MichaelGira begun workingonnew materialfor theband and it officially reformed with mostly the same line-up, excludingfemalevocalist Jarboe, who chose to work onherindividual career.

http://swans.bandcamp.co.

The band gained a great deal of recognition long after theirdisbanding-and-reformation, partly due to the unexpectedpopulari ...read more

Swans are an influential American post-punk band initially active from 1982 to 1997, led by singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalistMichaelGira. The band is noted for its droning vocals and strange instrumentation. On January, 2010,MichaelGira begun workingonnew materialfor theband and it officially reformed with mostly the same line-up, excludingfemalevocalist Jarboe, who chose to work onherindividual career.

http://swans.bandcamp.co.

The band gained a great deal of recognition long after theirdisbanding-and-reformation, partly due to the unexpectedpopularitypeakobtainedwiththe release of 2012's "The Seer".Despite the band members dismissing being or ever being a part of themetal scene,the band'sbroody,darkatmosphere hasproven extremely influential to many extreme metal bands, and are oftenseen a pioneers of severalscenes, suchastheslow,depressing post-rock (That would later become much more popular in thehands of Godspeed You! Black Emperor). « hide

Similar Bands: The Angels Of Light, Jarboe, Fire! Orchestra, World Of Skin, The Fatima Mansions

LPs
The Glowing Man
2016

3.8
371 Votes
To Be Kind
2014

4.1
1,182 Votes
The Seer
08/27/2012

4.2
1,473 Votes
My Father Will Guide Me Up a Rope to the Sky
2010

3.7
612 Votes
Soundtracks for the Blind
1996

4.5
950 Votes
The Great Annihilator
1995

4.1
587 Votes
Love of Life
1992

3.6
272 Votes
White Light From the Mouth of Infinity
1991

4.2
566 Votes
The Burning World
1989

3.2
299 Votes
Children of God
1987

4.3
694 Votes
Holy Money
1986

3.6
304 Votes
Greed
1985

3.3
295 Votes
Cop
1984

3.7
402 Votes
Filth
1983

3.9
739 Votes
EPs
Oxygen
2014

3.2
21 Votes
Die Tur ist zu
1996

4.2
30 Votes
Love Will Tear Us Apart
1988

3.3
41 Votes
Young God
1984

3.7
101 Votes
Swans
1982

3.5
76 Votes
Live Albums
Deliquescence
2017

4.5
3 Votes
The Gate
2015

3.9
19 Votes
Not Here / Not Now
10/14/2013

4.2
33 Votes
We Rose from Your Bed with the Sun in Our Head
02/02/2012

4.1
35 Votes
Swans Are Dead
1998

4.6
115 Votes
Kill the Child: 1985/1986/1987 Live
1995

4
11 Votes
Omniscience
1992

3.5
13 Votes
Real Love
1992

3.4
8 Votes
Anonymous Bodies in an Empty Room
1990

3.3
19 Votes
Feel Good Now
1987

3.6
24 Votes
Public Castration Is a Good Idea
1986

4.1
115 Votes
Compilations
Various Failures
1999

4.1
37 Votes
Body To Body, Job To Job
1991

3.7
42 Votes

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