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The For Carnation

The For Carnation was begun in 1994 by Brian McMahan. A musician, songwriter, and producer from Louisville, Kentucky, his previous work with Slint, Squirrel Bait, and The Palace Brothers have been widely referenced in connection with TFC.

To date, The For Carnation have released an EP and two albums: Fight Songs (matador records, 1995); Marshmallows (Matador Records, 1996); and The For Carnation (Touch & Go Records, 2000).

Fight Songs and Marshmallows were compiled to achieve Promised Works, which was released by Runt in 1997, and then again by Touch & Go in 20 ...read more

The For Carnation was begun in 1994 by Brian McMahan. A musician, songwriter, and producer from Louisville, Kentucky, his previous work with Slint, Squirrel Bait, and The Palace Brothers have been widely referenced in connection with TFC.

To date, The For Carnation have released an EP and two albums: Fight Songs (matador records, 1995); Marshmallows (Matador Records, 1996); and The For Carnation (Touch & Go Records, 2000).

Fight Songs and Marshmallows were compiled to achieve Promised Works, which was released by Runt in 1997, and then again by Touch & Go in 2007.

Musicians that have served as part of The For Carnation include Michael McMahan, Todd Cook, Bobb Bruno, Steve Goodfriend, Britt Walford, John Herndon, Doug McCombs, David Pajo, Tim Furnish, Kip McCabe, Rafe Mandell, Tim Ruth, Michael Faeth, Mark Greenberg, and Ben Vida. TFC has been graced by guest appearances from John McEntire, Rachel Haden, Kim Deal, Christian Frederickson, Noel Kupersmith, Allison Chesley, Dan Fliegel, John Weiss, Dan Bitney, and Andrew Bonacci. Edit « hide

Similar Bands: Slint, Shipping News, Papa M, Jone Of 44, Rodan

LPs
The For Carnation
2000

4.1
57 Votes
Marshmallows
1996

3.3
11 Votes
EPs
Fight Songs
1995

3.3
6 Votes
Compilations
Promised Works
1997

3.1
9 Votes

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