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The Origin


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The Origin hails from San Diego, California, and was formed in the mid to late 80s by Gary Jules and Michael Andrews. Their music is reminiscent of The Church, Echo & The Bunnymen, and Crowded House, to name a few.

Gary Jules left the band and Michael Andrews was left as songwriter and frontman for the band when they signed with Virgin Records which released their self-titled debut album in 1990.


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  • Dougemacc

    I got to see them at GBGB's late 80's early 90's. Great band

    20 Dec 2011 Reply
  • dj_lovejoy

    It is too bad that they only did two albums.

    27 Mar 2009 Reply
  • dj_lovejoy

    This is one of the most under rated bands of all time. I got to see them live in the early 90s when they open for Midnight Oil. Great show =)

    27 Mar 2009 Reply
  • SilverCellarDor

    anyone know where i can download some?!?!

    26 Apr 2007 Reply