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    Posted: September 04 2011 at 19:35

...For Post Rock/ Math Rock or Crossover


This Town Needs Guns is a Math Rock band from Oxford, UK. Formed in 2004 and currently signed to Sargent House in the USA. Their debut full length album, Animals, was released in the UK through Big Scary Monsters Recording Company in October 2008, the same year their S/T EP was released.


Samples.....





Bandcamp..

http://thistownneedsguns.bandcamp.com/album/this-town-needs-guns


Myspace...

http://www.myspace.com/thistownneedsguns


Official Website....

http://www.thistownneedsguns.com/blog/


EDIT: Was stupid and didnt search for past suggestions, and sadly there have been already. I'll leave the thread up for re-evaluation purposes (LOL). Sorry  Embarrassed



Edited by Horizons - September 04 2011 at 19:44
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Atavachron Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 04 2011 at 20:19
well since they've been suggested twice and rejected once recently, things don't look good

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Post Options Post Options   Quote Andy Webb Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 04 2011 at 20:21
That's what I told him (albeit outside this thread) LOL
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Horizons Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 04 2011 at 20:22
Yea saw that, so sorry!

Still give the samples a hear Embarrassed
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Atavachron Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 04 2011 at 20:23
oh I am
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Nice band, just not overly progressive. 
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They're definitely too mathcore to be considered progressive rock and it would almost be a tight squeeze in math rock.
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mathcore? Confused
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Atavachron Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 04 2011 at 21:53
the point is this town does not, in fact, need any guns; I told the NRA dealer that when he was here

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Post Options Post Options   Quote Horizons Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 04 2011 at 22:04
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the point is this town does not, in fact, need any guns; I told the NRA dealer that when he was here

Are you saying they don't belong here and you voted no? LOL
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Atavachron Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 04 2011 at 22:07
I'm afraid so, just doing it in a smug, obnoxious way only a longtimer who's slightly insane would

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Post Options Post Options   Quote Horizons Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 04 2011 at 22:11
Originally posted by Atavachron

I'm afraid so, just doing it in a smug, obnoxious way only a longtimer who's slightly insane would


Lol ok no prob, points for creativity LOL
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mathcore? Confused


It's like math-rock/post-hardcore.

I think?

Am I just making things up? LOL
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Post Options Post Options   Quote harmonium.ro Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 05 2011 at 03:42
Good stuff, sounds like a crossed-over form of math rock (or math-pop to a certain extent). Which basically means NO for PA.

This kind of bands was discussed here.


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Originally posted by The Truth

Originally posted by Andyman1125

mathcore? Confused


It's like math-rock/post-hardcore.

I think?

Am I just making things up? LOL


mathcore is math rock/metalcore, so I'd be willing to say they aren't mathcore.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Windhawk Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 14 2011 at 12:50
This act can now be found in the Xover department. Ardent fans: Feel free to add the rest of their discography.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote colorofmoney91 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 14 2011 at 16:14
I think they're totally math rock, but they're not really all too progressive. Also, the dude's vocals are super emo, not that it actually matters though.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Horizons Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 15 2011 at 18:38
Originally posted by Windhawk

This act can now be found in the Xover department. Ardent fans: Feel free to add the rest of their discography.

Thank you so much.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Proletariat Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 17 2011 at 20:42
Originally posted by Windhawk

This act can now be found in the Xover department. Ardent fans: Feel free to add the rest of their discography.
Ah, so the discussion is reopened... does math-pop type bands now have a place on this site? I sure as hell hope so, its about time.
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Post Options Post Options   Quote Atavachron Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 18 2011 at 02:42
 ^ they've been added to Crossover Prog, so this has no bearing on Mathrock or 'mathpop'

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