Header

SKELETONBREATH

Heavy Prog • United States


From Progarchives.com, the ultimate progressive rock music website

Skeletonbreath picture
Skeletonbreath biography
When a band is embraced by both proggers and punkers alike, and describe their music as a cross between "Transylvanian Surf" and "Halloween party music", you know that the experience is going to be slightly unique. And although a lineup that includes a fiddle might relate more to a description recalling HIGH TIDE or early MAHAVISHNU rather than IRON MAIDEN, you might be surprised as it does all three.

SKELETONBREATH is an instrumental rock trio from Brooklyn, New York, comprised of Bob PYCIOR's electric violin, Andrew PLATT on electric bass and Crockett DOOB's drums. The three had played together in a variety of local groups but did not form SKELETONBREATH until 2002. However, the band was not solidified until 2005, when PYCIOR quit the experimental Indie rock band KISS KISS in favor of SKELETONBREATH (which, to add intrigue, created a delicious rivalry between the two groups). With the band set, 2006 saw the release of the self-made album 'Louise'. In 2007, DOOB left to pursue a career in writing, being replaced on drums by Tris PALAZZOLO. This lineup has continued as of this writing, releasing 'Eagles Nest,Devil's Cave' in 2009 on the indie label Ernest Jenning Record Co.

Stylistically, the band is pretty much what they claim. Playing purely instrumental rock, the drums and bass create a tight, fast and heavy rhythm with a great deal of artistic care without sacrificing feeling and texture, switching time signatures and tempos with ease, and the odd guitar line or keyboard part adds a touch of class. The lead instrument in the group is PYCIOR's violin which recalls the Gypsy fiddle of Stéphane GRAPPELLI and gives the songs the character to front the energy of the rhythm section, often adding a Slavic, almost Klezmer feel to the music. SKELETONBREATH is recommended for fans of early MAHAVISHNU ORCHESTRA, HIGH TIDE's jazzier moments, and perhaps Paul Di'Anno era MAIDEN.

- The Whistler -

Skeletonbreath official website

SKELETONBREATH MP3, Free Download (music stream)


Open extended player in a new pop-up window | Random Playlist (50) | How to submit new MP3s
No MP3/Stream available for this artist.
Collaborate with Progarchives.com, learn how to submit new MP3s.

SKELETONBREATH forum topics / tours, shows & news


SKELETONBREATH forum topics Create a topic now
SKELETONBREATH tours, shows & news
No topics found for : "skeletonbreath"
Post an entries now

SKELETONBREATH Videos (YouTube and more)


Showing only random 3 | Search and add more videos to SKELETONBREATH

Buy SKELETONBREATH Music


Eagle's Nest, Devil's CaveEagle's Nest, Devil's Cave
Ernest Jenning Record Co. 2009
Audio CD$27.83
$1.94 (used)
LouiseLouise
2006
Audio CD$14.99
$10.91 (used)
Right Now on Ebay (logo)

More places to buy SKELETONBREATH music online Buy SKELETONBREATH & Prog Rock Digital Music online:
  • AmazonMP3: Search for SKELETONBREATH DRM-Free MP3 Downloads @ AmazonMP3 (USA Only) | AmazonMP3 (UK Only)

SKELETONBREATH shows & tickets


SKELETONBREATH has no upcoming shows, according to LAST.FM syndicated events and shows feed

SKELETONBREATH discography


Ordered by release date | Showing ratings (top albums) | Help Progarchives.com to complete the discography and add albums

SKELETONBREATH top albums (CD, LP, MC, SACD, DVD-A, Digital Media Download)

0.00 | 0 ratings
Louise
2006
0.00 | 0 ratings
Eagle's Nest, Devil's Cave
2009

SKELETONBREATH Live Albums (CD, LP, MC, SACD, DVD-A, Digital Media Download)

SKELETONBREATH Videos (DVD, Blu-ray, VHS etc)

SKELETONBREATH Boxset & Compilations (CD, LP, MC, SACD, DVD-A, Digital Media Download)

SKELETONBREATH Official Singles, EPs, Fan Club & Promo (CD, EP/LP, MC, Digital Media Download)

SKELETONBREATH Reviews


Showing last 10 reviews only
Thanks to atavachron for the artist addition.

Copyright Prog Archives, All rights reserved. | Legal Notice | Privacy Policy | Advertise | GeoIP Services by MaxMind | RSS + syndications

Other sites in the MAC network: JazzMusicArchives.com — the ultimate jazz music virtual community | MetalMusicArchives.com — the ultimate metal music virtual community


Server processing time: 0.54 seconds