Portishead

Portishead

 

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Portishead are an English band formed in 1991 in Bristol. They are often considered one of the pioneers of trip hop music. The band are named after the nearby town of the same name, eight miles west of Bristol, along the coast.[8] Portishead consists of Geoff Barrow, Beth Gibbons and Adrian Utley, while sometimes citing a fourth member, Dave McDonald, an engineer on their first records.[9][10]

Their debut album, Dummy, was met with critical acclaim in 1994. Two other studio albums were issued: Portishead in 1997 and Third in 2008.

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Highlights10

Third
 
Third is the third studio album by the English band Portishead, released on 28 April 2008 by Island Records in the United Kingdom and on 29 April by Mercury Records in the United States.
Dummy
 
Dummy is the debut studio album by English electronic band Portishead.
Portishead
 
Portishead is the eponymous second studio album by English band Portishead, released in September 1997.
All Mine
 
"All Mine" is the second track and first single from English band Portishead's self-titled second album.

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Popular Albums5

Album Appearances & References14

Popular Live Albums1

Popular Songs9

Song Appearances & References3

Minor Film Appearances & References19

Collaborators & Influencers13

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Awards & Nominations2

Events7

Band Members2

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News Articles5

“SOS” – Portishead (ABBA Cover) [YouTube Official Music Video]
  –  August 13, 2017
Today, iconic trip-hop band Portishead released a music video for a bleak, fragile cover of ABBA’s “SOS.” The rendition leaves behind all traces of the proggy Minimoog, full vocal harmonies, and distorted rock guitar that defined the original hit ...
Pleasure takes on Portishead with new remix
  –  July 19, 2017
I'm really feeling a Portishead renaissance, because everything is shitty and it feels like the world is about to end every morning. Yeah, that's pretty much what early 90's UK trip-hop is like. Today, McCarthy reveals his new Portishead remix ahead of his ...
“SOS” – Portishead (ABBA Cover) [YouTube Official Music Video]
  –  August 13, 2017
Today, iconic trip-hop band Portishead released a music video for a bleak, fragile cover of ABBA’s “SOS.” The rendition leaves behind all traces of the proggy Minimoog, full vocal harmonies, and distorted rock guitar that defined the original hit ...
Portishead's Geoff Barrow in Twitter rant at magazine's 'sourdough bread aspirational lifestyle' ruining Bristol
  –  August 9, 2017
Mr Barrow flew into something of a Twitter rage when Bristol Life tweeted him the news Portishead had made it to number 24 in the magazine’s ‘Bristol Famous 50’ list in the latest edition. It didn’t appear as though the music legend objected to the ...
Portishead side project BEAK> share trippy, colorful new video for “Sex Music” — watch
  –  June 7, 2017
On Friday, Geoff Barrow’s experimental project BEAK> will release a 7-inch vinyl of their newest track, “Sex Music”, the band’s first new piece of music since last year’s “Timeshare”. In anticipation, the Portishead leader has now shared a ...

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