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since 2007




Years Active: 2005 to present

Genre: Electronic, Pop

Country: United States


Daniel Hunter

Artist Bio:

From Wikipedia - PlayRadioPlay! is a electronic/pop band from Aledo, Texas started by Daniel Hunter in December 2005. He began creating music in his garage, but it was not until he discovered Fruity Loops in Music Theory class at Aledo High School that he began to create electronic based music. After rapidly gaining popularity on MySpace, Hunter signed with Island/Stolen Transmission midway through his senior year of high school. Hunter makes his music with Propellerheads Reason, Pro Tools, Logic Pro, and various other electric and acoustic instruments to create an upbeat, dancy, and lyrically simple style of music. He writes, performs, and records all of his own music. The sound can be compared to The Postal Service, Hellogoodbye, Electric President,Metro Station, and other electronic acts. PlayRadioPlay! released an E.P. entitled The Frequency on April 27, 2007, which debuted at #6 on the Billboard Electronic chart and #27 on the Heatseekers chart. A full-length album entitled Texas was released Tuesday, March 18, 2008 debuting at #157 on the Billboard 200.In support of the album, PlayRadioPlay! toured nationally with American Rock Bands Secondhand Serenade and Making April. Hunter left Island Records in late June 2008 after a 2-year run. He describes his affliction with the company as......[Read More]