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* Nathan Khyber: vocals (front)
* Brady Woodcock: guitar (standing, right)
* Keith Sommers: guitar (standing, left)
* Peter Noone: bass (not pictured)
* Billy La Grand: drums (standing, middle)

Lowcraft came on to the scene as Absinthe and took off for stardom immediately. Quickly labeled by anyone that heard them as, “the next
big thing,” they made a name for themselves playing gigs up and down
the west coast and even making a trip to the South-by-Southwest Music Showcase. You might remember them showing up on MTV’s “The Real

World” in Seattle.

A record label, Disco Volante, finally recognized the opportunity being presented and signed the band. Once the boys were in London recording
and preparing for a UK tour, it was discovered that another artist was
already recording under the name of Absinthe. This would turn out to be
one of the most unfortunate misuses of an excellent band name in the
history of music.

Only a little saddened by this turn of events, the band quickly recovered
and came up with a new name, Lowcraft! Bass player, Clark Stiles was
replaced with Peter Noone

Manticore
- Review by David Owens for Flipside magazine (Issue 12)
Warm-hearted post-rock symphonies soaked in an exultant, soaring
voice with drama and passion cutting a swathe through the dazzling
atmospherics, Manticore is like a collision between Portishead, The
Psychedlic Furs and the Smashing Pumpkins - twisted music with a

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  • Lysander

    Party like it's 1999!

    26 Mar 2011 Reply
  • nineinchneals

    30 listeners? 1 play of 'Avalon' in the last 6 months?? I picked up 'Manticore' in a Camden exchange for about a quid and it's not a bad listen at all! :)

    5 Dec 2008 Reply
  • Gsrmtb

    I saw them live in Portland back in 02. They were good

    24 Nov 2008 Reply