3 Doors Down
Citizenship : United States
BiographyWhen the radio station WCPR in Biloxi (Mississippi) began to attack with phone calls asking to sing a song to anyone not well-known group of provincial village Eskatavpa its employees thought that this gang village decided to unleash relatives and friends. When the radio station WCPR in Biloxi (Mississippi) began to attack with phone calls asking to sing a song to anyone not well-known group of provincial village Eskatavpa its employees thought that this gang village decided to unleash relatives and friends. However, the number of calls every day grew and they were so sincereThat it became clear - the relatives here and. By the way, the people ordered a song " the Kryptonite " by Quartet " 3 doors down". Vocalist and part-time drummer Brad Arnold was fond of music as a child. He thrashed on the plates, covers and all sorts of other subjects that came to hand. In addition, staggered through the house ,error status: 403On bass guys invited Todd Harrell, who had already been a musical experience. He was temporarily free, as his last team disbanded safely.
His first concert of the trio gave the party of a friend, where the guys played all four things, and one was a cover of "Metallica", and another - a cover of Kate Bush ,and only two of their own songs. Nothing else to learn more, guys all night chasing those songs around. Over time, the repertoire has expanded, the guys themselves began to write music and lyrics became responsible for Arnold. The band began to travel around the surrounding area and in one of these trips finally found the name. When the band came out of a house at their feet fell envelope marked "Doors down", as well as their time was three, the team called " 3 doors down". However, after a while the trio became a quartet, as he was joined by a former colleague on the previous group Harrell, Chris Henderson. Meanwhile, the musical material was accumulated and, by 1997, the ensemble has recorded a couple of demos. Men burn them to CDs and started selling them at his concerts. The campaign was successful because fans bought up to 2000 kompashek for one performance. At about the same time and was born of their hit "Kryptonite".The band`s popularity crossed the boundaries of the state, and attracted the attention of major labels.
" 3 doors down" have been invited to New York, where he debuted with a concert " CBGB`s " in the legendary club. The show was a success and the group was awarded a contract with the "Republic Records", a subsidiary label "Universal".And in early 2000 debut LP appeared on the shelves of shops " 3 doors down" under the title "The Better Life". In recognition of the musicians themselves, it was not an " alternative ", not "metal" and not anything else, it`s just good old rock`n`roll, laced with a good text. Indeed, listening to the record, beginning with "Kryptonite",You realize that guitar rock 80 just gave a contemporary sound. By the way, all the drums on the album prescribed Arnold. But live it all the more difficult was to combine the two duties, and therefore at the end of the sessions the team appeared " separate " drummer Rich Lils. Meanwhile, plastic broke on top positions billbodovskih charts and soon gained multi-platinum status.
This success also came the musicians in 2002, again enter the studio and start recording their second album. For drums put Daniel Eder, and produce the drive took Rick Parashar, known for work with "Pearl Jam","Alice In Chains" and "Unwritten Law".