Edward Sharpe And The Magnetic Zeros
Year of birth : 2007
Age: 8 years
Place of birth : Los Angeles, California ,USA
Citizenship : United States
A dozen musicians - this is not the limit !
For some, creativity `Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros` may seem simple indie rock, which is already so much on the contemporary music scene, but for the musicians themselves, which in a collective way, nearly a dozen ,Music is an attempt to travel on the already open world - travel, both physical and emotional. Alex Ebert on this journey is the captain, and in combination, and frontman. Yet, what is common between Ebert and Edward Sharpewhose name appears in the title ? Why to create Alex group had to be treated for alcoholism ? And finally, if the music `Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros` can bring listeners to the truth, which is constantly looking for musicians ?
`Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros` - a popular American indie rock band, founded in 2007-year in Los Angeles, California (Los Angeles, California). The founder and the mastermind behind the team was Alex Ebert (Alex Ebert), he is also the frontman for today. From the very first months of the creation of the group continued to grow, so that over time the number of participants approached a dozen - each of them ,as claimed by the musicians themselves, it is able to bring to the collective sound their own ideas and try new tools. In total, the group presented three studio albums : `Up from Below`,` Here` and `Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros`, and released about 10 singles ,the most popular of which were `Memory of a Free Festival`,` Home` and ` 40 Day Dream / Geez Louise`.
His base group `Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros` obliged depression Alex Ebert, kotoryyokazalsya in Los Angeles with a broken heart, alcohol addiction, which required serious treatment in the clinic, and nearly empty pockets. The reason for this condition was a painful parting with ex-girlfriend, which, as recalled Alex, just changed his life. Even while in the hospital, Ebert began writing a novel about the adventures of Edward Sharpe (Edward Sharpe), Messi, who falls to the ground, to heal the man and help him, but instead often distracted by girls,Love and friends. Over time, Alex began to notice that he is increasingly imbued with the way the main character and his bumbling adventures finds itself and each individual - because everyone spends his life on some stupidity, instead of looking for the very important meaning for which man began exist and think.Due to the image of Edward Sharpe appeared a group of `Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros`, which included not only friends of the
Ebert and familiar musicians, ready to play in an interesting and new projects. In just a few months, the group has grown to 10 people - but also on this level the number of participants has not stopped, continuing to steadily grow.
The first album, `Up From Below`, musicians recorded on the label ` Vagrant Records` in 2009 and presented the plate in early July of the same year. The album had some success among fans of independent music and indie rock, but many of the songs, of course, did not reach the wide audience ; the US charts plate took only 76th place ,and in Australia - 86. However, the musicians were extremely happy with the result and with new forces began to tour and work on new plates.
The second studio album `Here` group presented in late May 2012-year - and this record was the most successful work of the group today : the most serious music critics publications again looked at the group and the fan base supplemented by thousands of new names from all over the world. For example, in the United States, the album was ranked number 5 in the charts and in Australia, the record reached the 37 position. The third album ,`Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros` 2013. somewhat lost in the popularity of the second group, but still produced some effect both critics and fans. Shortly after the release, the band embarked on an extensive tour of America, Britain, Australia and some European countries.