Discover New Music is a music discovery service that gives you personalised recommendations based on the music you play.

Start your profile Close window



Everyone’s tags

More tags


Timesbold pairs vivid, cunning lyrics with music that skillfully balances the rickety with the rich and the raucous with the ruminative.
Lead-vocalist/lyricist Jason Merritt (a.k.a. Whip) and multi-instrumentalists Tony San Marco, Eli Schneider, Jesse Sparhawk and Max Avery Lichtenstein (who also handles production duties) congregate at Max’s Tin Drum Studios just outside New York City, where they conjure up their compelling atmospheres of tone, texture, melody and noise.

They draw from a palette of instruments that includes mellotron, mandolin, harmonium, horns, banjo, vibraphones, concert harp, bowed saw, lo-fi electronics, old vinyl and much more…

The fall of 2001 saw the release of Timesbold’s debut disc “Woe Be Gone…”. Dream Magazine called it “Soulful, heartfelt and sorrowfully deep”.
This 5-song EP was followed in 2002 by the full-length album “Timesbold”. Scratch Magazine said of the record : “it would be hard to improve on the perfect, eerie vibe that has been injected into this moody masterpiece,” while the BBCi called the disc “a dusty, windswept, ambling nugget of campfire warmth” and Mojo Magazine proclaimed : “this debut stands tall!”.
In the spring of 2003 the group offered up a 7” single & MP3 of their timely and bombastic rendition of Bob Dylan’s “Masters of War”. It was May 27th… 40 years to the day since the original recording was released.


Top Albums

Listening Trend

13,049listeners all time
170,363scrobbles all time
Recent listeners trend:

Start scrobbling and track your listening history users scrobble the music they play in iTunes, Spotify, Rdio and over 200 other music players.

Create a profile


Leave a comment. Log in to or sign up.
  • usaretamA

    12.000 listeners? Are you kidding me? This band is great and has been around for years. I rediscovered them last month and decided to check this page expecting 500.000 listeners at least. Much lesser bands get those kind of numbers. Yet another great mystery of the musical universe it seems ...

    4 Mar 5:39pm Reply
  • Klenny

    Ill Seen Ill Sung is just awesome.

    6 Nov 2008 Reply
  • TroyHutson

    Can't find anything except the new album :( I really love it and I love Whip as well, but it would be nice to hear some of the older jams

    22 Sep 2008 Reply
  • Revenga8

    Ill Seen Ill Sung is fantastic...

    11 May 2008 Reply
  • Heus

    Nice one the new album......Ill Seen Ill Sung

    3 Apr 2008 Reply
  • subversiv

    great music and new album soon available :-)

    3 Apr 2008 Reply
  • Marshallmaddnes

    wow, awesome music

    25 Feb 2008 Reply

Top Listeners