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America Owns The Moon

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America Owns The Moon

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Location:Indianapolis, Indiana
Categorized as:Indie Rock
Members:Chris Taylor, Ben Messer, Danny Russell, Tony Beemer
Website:www.americaownsthemoon.com
Total Request:54405 (44204 downloads, 10201 plays)
Total Request:54405 (44204 downloads, 10201 plays)
About:
We started playing together as America Owns The Moon at the Lexington House (RIP) in Fountain Square in the summer of the year 2000. We were recording one of Taylor's songs called, Let's Pretend We're Retarded. Brad Palmer was at the helm. We decided to become a band based on that recording and on the pretext that if it ever started 'to suck' we would quit.

We played together for a year before playing shows. ...  read more

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2366 requests

 2014,

Full length album recorded at Queensize by Andy Fry and Jeb Banner in 2009-2010. Mixed and tweaked over the years at Echo Park with Kevin Loyal and Queensize by Andy. Mastered in 2012 by Carl Saff. Wishing to exist in vinyl form, currently only here via stream. 

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    1. Freak Out
     
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    3. Dance To Your Own Record
     
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    4. Blackshines
     
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    5. Blues Now Honey
     
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    6. Box Of Bones
     
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    7. Chocolate and Heroin
     
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    8. The Truth About Us
     
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    9. Beat Yourself Up
     
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    10. Hope In Prison
     
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    11. Lifted Melody
     

 
 
1022 requests

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2537 requests

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1360 requests

 Recorded by Jeb via Jonee Quest live board mix

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1354 requests

 Recorded by Mike Menke

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    3 My Universal Love Song
     
     
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    4 Don't Beat Yourself Up
     
     
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    10 Jaime
     
     
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1849 requests

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 Originally released on Benchmark Records

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  • Such a good find, I didn't know their stuff was available to download, such a great band.
    by Stephen V on Mar 12, 2013
  • I went to see AOTM (I was invited by Tony. We worked together at AmDoc) in 2002 somewhere in Indianapolis. They sounded great then and even better now.
    by Bethany on Nov 19, 2012
  • awesome stuff.
    by Chris on May 22, 2012
  • Precious sounds of the few and far between...hope they shine again soon
    by Jimmy Z on Aug 17, 2011
  • Hands down. Best band in Indy.
    by Elissa on Feb 10, 2010
  • Those roughs are sounding great, Jeb!
    by Jablonski on Feb 08, 2010
  • Can't wait for the new album to be done!
    by Jeb on Aug 03, 2009

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