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Interpol is a post-punk band based in New York City, United States, that took an important part in the of the 2000s. The band consists of Paul Banks (vocals and guitar), Sam Fogarino (drums), and Daniel Kessler (guitar and backing vocals).

The band’s sound is generally a mix of staccato bass and rhythmic, harmonized guitar, with a snare heavy mix, drawing comparisons to post-punk bands such as Joy Division and The Chameleons.

The band formed in 1997 when Daniel Kessler met drummer Greg Drudy, previously a member of / band Joshua Fit for Battle and Hot Cross, on the New York University campus. Kessler later added Carlos D. on the bass after meeting him in a history class. The line-up was complete after Kessler ran into Paul Banks, a friend whom he had met in Paris. In 2000, Sam Fogarino, whom the band knew through his job at a local record store, replaced Drudy. Carlos Dengler, who was responsible for bass and keyboards, left the band in 2010, and hasn’t been replaced, but announced various names to help them perform live.

The band released Direction on the soundtrack of the television program ‘Six Feet Under’ on June 28, 2005. Shortly thereafter they left Matador for a major label.

Our Love to Admire was released on July 10, 2007 in the USA (July 9 in the UK) to generally favorable reviews. The Heinrich Maneuver was its first single.

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  • EnyaStoules

    Estoy enamorada de esta banda :) no i in threesome :D

    Yesterday 3:29am Reply
  • ultima_stella

    Interpol vs. Arcade Fire?

    24 May 2:30am Reply
  • Sal-ival

    new interpol is the shit

    23 May 6:44pm Reply
  • soxinthebox

    new interpol is shit

    21 May 3:14am Reply
  • vboechat

    shit hipster for musics

    16 May 10:45pm Reply
  • Sophia_Pantlv

    Есть что-то в их однообразной депрессухе такое, что заставляет меня включать снова и снова эти казалось бы одинаковые песни и одинаковые альбомы.(2) очень жизненно!

    16 May 5:24pm Reply
  • Nick14Orlov

    Есть что-то в их однообразной депрессухе такое, что заставляет меня включать снова и снова эти казалось бы одинаковые песни и одинаковые альбомы.

    13 May 11:17am Reply
  • tavort

    shit music for hipsters

    11 May 11:52am Reply
  • manfred_macx

    Is he intentionally doing certain songs with a... weird vocal styling? I can't nail down the pattern but he seemed do this with a third of the songs in their setlist.

    9 May 7:22pm Reply
  • jessyrocker

    Love it

    9 May 12:01am Reply
  • feelingsreal

    I can't believe that banks has the voice he does. It's really unbelievable and incomprehensible to me.

    3 May 4:46am Reply
  • flrmg

    1 May 11:24pm Reply
  • vboechat

    https://twitter.com/pitchdork

    1 May 6:59am Reply
  • Dial-R-forRaiq

    "e o josedrengifo se fodeu" - Amaral

    28 Apr 6:21am Reply
  • guipotter4

    humilhou a rengifada kkkkkkkkkkkkkkk k k k k k k k

    28 Apr 6:20am Reply
  • Thaina_Rocks

    JoseDRengifo é pq sua opinião não é o centro do universo

    28 Apr 6:18am Reply
  • felipetambs

    volta lollapalooza

    23 Apr 4:10am Reply
  • buildabonfire

    They're awesome live.

    22 Apr 12:49pm Reply
  • Agusplayer

    I have no idea what the fuck are you talking about guys [2] watching the videos from the broadcast of lollapalooza may sounds like his voice is week, but live there it was amazing, i didnt heard the flaws [2]

    22 Apr 5:03am Reply
  • Dial-R-forRaiq

    I was at their concert in lollapalooza and absolutely loved Paul's performance

    22 Apr 2:05am Reply
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