Frightened Rabbit

Frightened Rabbit

 

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Frightened Rabbit is a Scottish indie rock band from Selkirk, formed in 2003. The line-up currently consists of Scott Hutchison (vocals, guitar), Grant Hutchison (drums), Billy Kennedy (guitar, bass), Andy Monaghan (guitar, keyboards), and Simon Liddell (guitar). Since 2004 the band has been based in Glasgow.[1]

Initially a solo project for vocalist and guitarist Scott Hutchison, Frightened Rabbit's first studio album, Sing the Greys, was recorded as a duo by Hutchison and his brother Grant, and released on independent label, Hits the Fan, in 2006. The band subsequently signed to Fat Cat Records, in 2007, and became a three-piece with the addition of guitarist Billy Kennedy for its second studio album, The Midnight Organ Fight (2008). The album was released to strongly positive reviews and extensive touring, with guitarist and keyboardist Andy Monaghan joining the band to flesh-out its live performances.

The band's third studio album, The Winter of Mixed Drinks, was released in 2010, with former Make Model guitarist Gordon Skene joining the band for its accompanying tour. Frightened Rabbit signed to Atlantic Records later that year, and issued two EPs, A Frightened Rabbit EP (2011) and State Hospital (2012), before the release of its fourth studio album, Pedestrian Verse in 2013. A critical and commercial success in the UK, the album peaked at number nine on the UK Albums Chart,[citation needed] with additional guitarist Simon Liddell joining the band on its subsequent tour.

Disillusioned from touring, Hutchison, Monaghan, and Liddell recorded a studio album without the band, entitled Owl John (2014). Gordon Skene departed from the band in early 2014, and the band recorded its fifth studio album the following year with producer Aaron Dessner (The National), in New York, with Liddell joining the band as a full contributing member.

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Recorded Songs is an album by musical group Frightened Rabbit, released on September 15, 2017.
Recorded Songs
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Recorded Songs is a song by musical group Frightened Rabbit, released on September 15, 2017.
The Midnight Organ Fight
 
The Midnight Organ Fight is the second studio album by Scottish indie rock band Frightened Rabbit.
The Winter of Mixed Drinks
 
The Winter of Mixed Drinks is the third studio album by Scottish indie rock band Frightened Rabbit, released on 1 March 2010 through independent label FatCat Records.

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Death Cab For Cutie, Frightened Rabbit and more added to Robert Smith's Meltdown
  –  April 10, 2018
Today, the list has just got bigger, with Death Cab For Cutie, Frightened Rabbit, Pumarosa, Fear Of Men and loads more ... Robert Smith also gave a rare interview to BBC 6 Music this morning (10th April), talking about his recent media silence and the ...
Mastersytem (Frightened Rabbit, Editors, Minor Victories) share Origins of their new song, “Old Team”: Stream
  –  March 26, 2018
Origins is a recurring new music feature giving artists the chance to share the ... Hutchison sounds most like he’s singing for Frightened Rabbit here with lines like, “I told you I’m not listening, grow some spine/ And I know I’m rarely ...
Editors and Frightened Rabbit supergroup Mastersystem unveil video for ‘Notes On A Life Not Quite Lived’
  –  March 1, 2018
Formed Frightened Rabbit frontman Scott Hutchison, his brother and F’Rabbit drummer Grant, Editors and former Yourcodenameis:milo guitarist Justin Lockey, and his brother and Minor Victories bandmate James. To launch their debut album ‘Dance Music ...
Meet Mastersystem – the “gnarly” new supergroup from Editors, Frightened Rabbit and Minor Victories
  –  February 24, 2018
The result was debut album ‘Dance Music’ – a harsh and fuzzy collection of spikey college rock and tales of ‘still not having figured shit out in life’. While Frightened Rabbit are preparing to return to the UK to tour the anniversary of their ...
NEWS: Death Cab For Cutie, Frightened Rabbit, Low and Suzanne Vega amongst additions for Robert Smith’s Meltdown
  –  April 10, 2018
musician and artist Alex Somers and composer Paul Corley; an intimate performance from singer-songwriter Suzanne Vega; performances from Scottish band Frightened Rabbit and Irish trio God Is An Astronaut; and English post-rockers Maybeshewill, reunited for ...

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