PureVolume

 
Next »
 
 

Angelas Dish

 
       

Genres: Rock / Indie / Soul

Location: Sydney, Australia

Stats: 766 fans / 29,536 plays / 0 plays today

   
 
 

0:00

Album:

Artist:

 
 
 

Members: Michael Harris, Joshua Harris, Peter Clarke, Scott Mitchell





WAR ON TIME - MARCH 8th


In Stores + Online
iTunes only outside of Australia









Angelas Dish is in no rush. Make no mistake, they intend to be here for the long haul. With a catalogue of three EPs under their belt, the long awaited debut LP, War On Time lives up to its name as the band antagonises the digital generations obsession with The Single by meticulously creating a stunning narrative whole. An album, in its most stark form.
Originally from Central Coast, NSW, the brotherly song writing duo Michael and Joshua Harris. I remember holding a guitar when I was about 13, knowing nothing and being incredibly frustrated, explains lead guitarist Michael. I just wanted to play, you know?. Years later, recruiting Peter Clarke and Scott Mitchell, Angelas Dish was born. It was a juggernaut that quickly gained momentum on the coast. Playing an epic melodic-rock sound in the vein of Jimmy Eat World, the band was hailed for its intense, endearing chord progressions and memorable melodies, leading to back to back touring which has earned them a solid fan base.
The albums theme of time infiltrates every aspect of its production. Working with ARIA Producer of the Year David Nicholas (Elton John, INXS, Midnight Oil) as well as US Producer Mark Needham (The Killers, My Chemical Romance), the band underwent an intense, fine-tuned recording process. 15+ hour days saw the band meticulously craft the stunning rock record, obsessing over every second of the long player.
The album follows the successful release of lead-single Soft November, a driving, eclectic track that debuted at #1 on the AIR charts and peaked at #1 on Channel [V]s most requested clips. Angeals Dish also made a considerable impact online, earning #4 in the Myspace Most Watched Videos of 2007, with over two million views.
War On Time offers an endearing theme, its narrative freely moving through the timeline of a modern romance. Piano Song is an epic ballad that screams a stubborn defiance of time and inevitability. The honest conviction in Harris vocals define the track: I just wanna fight, I just wanna stay/I just wanna break whatevers in my way, whilst YeahBut Not Tonight hints at a slightly lighter post-rock sound with its charming, bare-bones hook. War On Time is a tight, natural record that the band was determined to recreate live.
War On Time isnt about singles, or short term fandom. Its a rock album, top to bottom. Theres just this thought that maybe we are the last generation of bands thatll be able to make records, reflects Harris. We wanted every single song to have its placewe mustve listened to every different track combination possible. It wasnt about three, four singles selling the rest of them. Added his brother.
We're a rock band...

 

  • Dita said:
    nice! hey, come check out my project called Crown Ether at http://purevolume.com/CrownEther, thanks! May 27
  • chris said:
    i am a whale hmmmmmmm Nov 25
  • chris said:
    sic cunts Nov 25
  • abbeyrose said:
    love you! Jun 22
  • PyroChad_support to write love on her arms said:
    ur lyrics are touching :D amazing job!!!! love engine stalled...should put it back on :) May 13
  • santisanti said:
    you're amazing :] i love you guys. x Apr 03
  • PyroChad_support to write love on her arms said:
    i like the old engine "stalled better"...just my opinion tho Mar 12
  • Pip_is_me said:
    if u guys ever get the chance....come to utah (western USA) cuz no matter i\'ll be there :D Feb 13
  • CALI-fornia said:
    you guys should come to florida Jan 20
  • Pip_is_me said:
    u guys should have left up your song engine stalled...i love it!!!! Jan 17
  • Pip_is_me said:
    u guys have amazing lyric!!!! ones that touch me deep dow :) KEEP UP THE AWESOME WORK!!!! Jan 07
  • murdermagician said:
    i love you guys!!!!!! Nov 23
  • anabebe said:
    hey you guys are great! Nov 09
  • anabebe said:
    hey you guys are great! Nov 09
  • ...Eyelid... said:
    Hey there, you guys rock!! Be great if you could put more songs up here to listen to, your musics great =] x Nov 01
  •  
 
 
 

My Body Is An Ashtray

Jul 17, 2006

Soft November EP

Oct 27, 1999

Lie Die

No release date
 
 

Trent

Canberra, Australia

Nicole

Melbourne, Australia

Tamara

Sydney, Australia

Deadman_Living

Devils Lake, ND

Liv S.

United States

Dita

Comerio, Puerto Rico

Sean Stewart

Kenneth City, FL

LEESA =)

Australia

view all 766 fans