Wednesday, January 1, 2003

BIO: Observatory


















BIO: Influences: Animals, Apples in Stereo, Alice Cooper, Beatles, Bob Dylan, Beach Boys, Belle and Sebastian, Butt Hole Surfers, Balls of Love, Breeders, Byrds, Built to Spill, Bob Hiltz, Cam Murray, Carpenters, Cars, Cream, Charlie F'n Miller, Clash, Craig Robinson (Captain Zapoleon), Dandy Warhols, Daniel Johnson, Dave Van Ronk, David Bowie, Devo, Dio, Donovan, Electric Six, Elephant Six Bands, Eric Welton, Elvis, Flaming Lips, Fly Ashtray, Frank Zappa, Fugs, Gorkys Zygotic Mynci, Grandpa Gord, Ghost Town Minstrels, Guided by Voices, Grant Browning, Hank Williams, Hawksley Workman, Hey Death, Hollies, Inoke Errati, Jimi Hendrix, Johnny Cash, Jason McFadden, Kinks, Kramer, Led Zeppelin, Liam the Omniscient Murray, Leonard Cohen, Licorice Root, Misfits, Monkees, Neil Diamond (You bet your balls it's Neil Diamond), Neutral Milk Hotel, Nirvana, Of Montreal, Olivia Tremor Control, Ozzie Osborne, Palace Brothers, Pavement, Pearl Jam, Pseudo Star, Pink Floyd, Pixies, Queen, Raider Pride, Robert Johnson, Robert Pollard, Ron Sexsmith, Steve Lukather, Shins, Strokes, Simon AND Garfunkle, Sloan,Smog Sonic Youth, Super Furry Animals, Spinal Tap, T-Rex, Thinking Fellars, Tobin Sprout, The Who, Velvet Underground, Ween, White Stripes, and Zombies.

Members:
Matt Workman - Guitar
Keith Smith - Drums
Kyle Workman - Bass

Guest Astronomers :
Craig Robinson
Cam Murray
Grant Browning

Discography:
(erg025) VARIOUS ARTISTS - Basement Champions Vol 1 Compilation (Digital/FEb 2009)
(erg016) OBSERVATORY - Polymorphim's / Laught at a Garden Single (July 2007)
(erg014) VARIOUS ARTISTS - Radio Interview: Drew Powers vs. OBSERVATORY (2007)
(erg013) OBSERVATORY - The Sonic Invasion EP (2006-Sep23)
(erg010) OBSERVATORY - Back through Lens (2006)
(erg009) OBSERVATORY - Observatory (2005-nov)
(erg008) OBSERVATORY - Roger EP (2005-Apr)
(erg007) OBSERVATORY - Orange Flyer Special Single (Digital/2005)
(erg006) OBSERVATORY - Orange Flyer Special Single (2004)

Appearances on Other Labels:
(LDCK08CD) LEGIONNAIRES DISEASE - A Chatham Kent Indie Compilation (2008)


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