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The Get Up Kids

The Get Up Kids are a Kansas City-based American rock band. They debuted in 1995, and in 1996 released theirfirstsingleontheband’sownlabel, Huey Proudhon Records.

In 1997, Four Minute Mile, their debut full-length, was released and immediately garnered attention. Theyspentthefollowingtwoyearstouringwith bands such as The Promise Ring and Jimmy Eat World.

In September of 1999, The Get Up Kids released Something To Write Home About. Their first for punk labelVagrantRecords,thealbummarkedamajor step into bringing post-emo indie rock to the mainstream.
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The Get Up Kids are a Kansas City-based American rock band. They debuted in 1995, and in 1996 released theirfirstsingleontheband’sownlabel, Huey Proudhon Records.

In 1997, Four Minute Mile, their debut full-length, was released and immediately garnered attention. Theyspentthefollowingtwoyearstouringwith bands such as The Promise Ring and Jimmy Eat World.

In September of 1999, The Get Up Kids released Something To Write Home About. Their first for punk labelVagrantRecords,thealbummarkedamajor step into bringing post-emo indie rock to the mainstream.

2001 saw the release of Eudora, a collection of covers and previously unreleased versions of songs.

May 2002 marked the release of the long-awaited third album, On A Wire, which alienated some older fansbutattractedmanynewcomerstoTheGet Up Kids’ music. The evolution of their music continued in March 2004 with the releaseoftheirfourth andfinal album, GuiltShow,produced byEd Rose.

The Get Up Kids announced on Tuesday, March 8, 2005, via a heartfelt message on their website, that aftertenyearstheywere breaking upasaband. After announcing their breakup, The Get Up Kids went on a final fifteen stoptour,endingJuly 2,2005 in their hometown,KansasCity,Missouri, at the Uptown Theatre. « hide

Similar Bands: The Promise Ring, Jimmy Eat World, Saves the Day, Fountains of Wayne, Matt Pryor

LPs
There Are Rules
2011

3
102 Votes
The Guilt Show
2004

3.3
132 Votes
On a Wire
2002

3.4
127 Votes
Something to Write Home About
1999

4.1
592 Votes
Four Minute Mile
1997

4
259 Votes
EPs
Simple Science
2010

3.4
23 Votes
Red Letter Day/Woodson
2001

4
50 Votes
Woodson
1997

4
1 Votes
Live Albums
Live At The Granada Theater
2005

3.9
27 Votes
Compilations
Eudora
2001

3.5
52 Votes

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