The Van Pelt
Year of birth : 1993
Age: 22 year
Place of birth : New York, USA
Citizenship : United States
During its existence the team has released two albums. In 1996, he was presented to Release `Stealing From Our Favorite Thieves`, and a year later -` Sultans Of Sentiment`.
`The Van Pelt` - American indie band formed in 1993 in NewYork University (New York University). During its existence the team has released two albums. In 1996, he was presented to Release `Stealing From Our Favorite Thieves`, and a year later -` Sultans Of Sentiment`. Both albums came out in the name of the label `Gern Blandsten Records`. Also in 1997 he was released a mini - album (EP) `Speeding Train`.The group included the brother of Ted Leo (Ted Leo), Chris Leo (Chris Leo), former member of the emo band `Chris Leo`, in charge of vocals and guitar ; Marjan guitarist Brian (Brian Maryansky), later joined the rock band `Jets to Brazil`; and bassist Toko Yasuda (Toko Yasuda), an ex - member of rock trio `Blonde Redhead`.Also in the group I was responsible for the percussion Neil O`Brien (Neil O`Brian).
The band broke up in 1997, and Chris and Toko continued his music studies at another indie band, `The Lapse`, which officially ceased to exist in 2001. Participants `The Van Pelt` reunited again in 2009, playing a concert on June 20 in Washington,District of Columbia (Washington DC), and then another on 21 June at Kung Fu Necktie in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA).