CD

Solid states

The Posies (performer)
Title
Solid states
Performer
The Posies
Publisher
Lojinx, 2016
1 cd + boekje
Playing time
00:43:58
EAN
5060397531018
CDR
JK206526
Placing suggestion
78 - Pop (NBLC) P4 - Populaire muziek Engels (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 7 times in Flemish libraries

About The Posies

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The Posies are an American power pop group. The band was formed in 1986 in Bellingham, Washington, United States, by primary songwriters Jon Auer and Ken Stringfellow. They are best known for their radio hits "Golden Blunders" (from Dear 23), as well as "Dream All Day", "Solar Sister" and "Flavor of the Month" (from Frosting on the Beater).

Their powerful melodic music has its origins in Merseybeat and the Hollies. They are influenced by Hüsker Dü, XTC, Elvis Costello and Squeeze.

History

Early years (1986–88)

Core members Jon Auer and Ken Stringfellow, who met as students at Sehome High School in Bellingham, Washington, began writing songs together in late 1986 while Ken was in school at the University of Washington.Their first public performance came as an acoustic duo that next summer while Ken was home in Be…Read more on Wikipedia