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Tokyo Police Club

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Tokyo Police Club

Years Active: 2005 to present

Genre: rock

Country: Canada

Website: http://tokyopoliceclub.com/

Members:
Greg Alsop (Drums, Percussion)
Graham Wright (Keyboards, Vocals)
Josh Hook (Guitar, Percussion)
Dave Monks (Vocals, Bass)

Artist Bio:

From their official website - tokyopoliceclub.com TOKYO POLICE CLUB started by accident one day in the ordinary suburb of Newmarket when Greg, Josh, Dave, and Graham decided that they missed playing music together, their previous band having broken up several months before. The four gathered in Josh's basement, plugging in instruments and making up songs almost at random, with no goal but to recapture the magic that they felt making music together. By the time summer came, TPC had began quietly to play shows in the Toronto area, shows at which the very few people in attendance seemed impressed by what they saw. The band seemed likely to end here, with the various members preparing to go their separate ways in the fall, when fate intervened in the form of an invitation to play the Pop Montreal festival. Packing their instruments and girlfriends into a tiny university residence room, TPC spent a week immersed in music, spending days lazily wandering the streets of Montreal and nights rehearsing loudly in the tiniest of spaces, and topping it off in style with a sold out show that saw the band play for the first time to an audience that was actually......[Read More]


 

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