Steve Fisk is a Washington-based audio engineer, record producer and musician. He has worked with Nirvana, Soundgarden, Maktub, the Screaming Trees, The 360's, Calvin Johnson, Wedding Present, Some Velvet Sidewalk, Unwound, Steven Jesse Bernstein and Negativland.
Having played together in The Enemy (which broke up and transformed into Toy Love), Alec Bathgate and Chris Knox developed a special kind of musical affinity and formed Tall Dwarfs after the latter band's demise in 1981.
Polvo is an influential noise rock band of the 1990s from Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA. The band was fronted by guitarists/vocalists Ash Bowie and Dave Brylawski. Eddie Watkins played drums, and Steve Popson played bass guitar. The band reformed in 2008 with Brian Quast assuming drum duties.
Formed in Germany in 1970 and existed until 1989, Grobschnitt (which translates to "Rough Cut" in English) were a German rock band. Their styles varied throughout their existence, from progressive rock to pop to NDW. The band was created by Eroc (percussion), Willi Wildschwein (guitars & vocals), and Lupo (guitar).
Named after the romantic poet, Friedrich Hölderlin (1770-1843), the band from Wuppertal, Germany, operated between 1970 and 1981, producing, by their own account, "rock music, songs, improvisations on cello, violin, flute
Bailter Space is a noise rock group that formed in Christchurch, New Zealand in 1987. Its members are Alister Parker (guitar, bass), John Halvorsen (bass, guitar), and Brent McLachlan (drums, samples). After thirteen years with no new material, Bailterspace returned with Strobosphere in 2012, and followed that up quickly with Trinine in 2013
Originally the brainchild of songwriters Dave Callahan and Margaret Fiedler, Moonshake supported PJ Harvey in the UK on many occasions in 1992-3. They had their US introduction with the release of Eva Luna on the Matador label. Fiedler departed shortly after the release of the 1994 EP, Big Good Angel (also released on Too Pure/Matador) to form Laika.
Trumans Water is an indie rock band that formed in 1991 in San Diego, California. Their current lineup consists of Kirk and Kevin Branstetter (guitars/vocals/etc), Mike Coumatos (bass/vocals), and John Schier (drums).
Triumvirat was a German progressive rock band, founded in 1969 in the town of Cologne, Germany By keyboardist/composer Hans-Jürgen (later simply Jürgen) Fritz, drummer/lyricist Hans Bathelt, and bassist Werner Frangenberg.