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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
    100 Votes
    The Guilt Show
    2004

    3.3
    131 Votes
    On a Wire
    2002

    3.4
    126 Votes
    Something to Write Home About
    1999

    4.1
    585 Votes
    Four Minute Mile
    1997

    4
    255 Votes
    EPs
    Simple Science
    2010

    3.5
    22 Votes
    Red Letter Day/Woodson
    2001

    4
    49 Votes
    Woodson
    1997

    4
    1 Votes
    Live Albums
    Live At The Granada Theater
    2005

    3.9
    27 Votes
    Compilations
    Eudora
    2001

    3.5
    51 Votes

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