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Encyclopedia > Tub ring
Tub Ring
Tub Ring
Origin Chicago, Illinois
Country USA
Years active 2001present
Genres Rock
Experimental Rock
Punk rock
Labels Invisible Records
The End Records
Members Kevin Gibson
Trevor Erb
Rob Kleiner
Chris Wiken
Jeff Enokian
Website(s) TubRing.com


Tub Ring is a Chicago based band that formed in 1992 as a high school punk band. The band really took form with addition of keyboard player Rob Kleiner, who spent his teenage years following around the band Mr. Bungle. With Kleiner added to the band, Tub Ring adopted the similar sounds of Mr. Bungle. Mr. Bungle guitarist Trey Spruance took note of Kleiner's passion and creativity and ended up producing their first official full-length. Image File history File linksMetadata Tubring_band. ... Flag Seal Nickname: The Windy City Motto: Urbs In Horto (Latin: City in a Garden), I Will Location Location in Chicagoland and northern Illinois Coordinates , Government Country State Counties United States Illinois Cook, DuPage Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 606. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... The present is the time that is perceived directly, not as a recollection or a speculation. ... A music genre is a category (or genre) of pieces of music that share a certain style or basic musical language (van der Merwe 1989, p. ... Rock is a form of popular music from the mid 20th century which typically features a vocal melody (often with vocal harmony) that is supported by accompaniment of electric guitars, a bass guitar, and drums, often with a strong back beat. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Art rock. ... Punk rock is an anti-establishment music movement beginning around 1976 (although precursors can be found several years earlier), exemplified and popularised by The Ramones, the Sex Pistols, The Clash and The Damned. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Invisible Records is a Chicago, Illinois based record label founded by Martin Atkins to support and distribute the works of artists who preferred to work with a smaller, artist driven label. ... The End Records is an independent metal and rock record label based in Salt Lake City, Utah. ... Nickname: The Windy City, The Second City, Chi Town Motto: Urbs In Horto (Latin: City in a Garden), I Will Location in Chicagoland and Illinois Coordinates: Country United States State Illinois County Cook Incorporated March 4, 1837 Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Area    - City 606. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... High school - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Punk rock is an anti-establishment music movement beginning around 1976 (although precursors can be found several years earlier), exemplified and popularised by The Ramones, the Sex Pistols, The Clash and The Damned. ... The term synthesiser is also used to mean frequency synthesiser, an electronic system found in communications. ... Mr. ... Mr. ... Different kinds of guitars The guitar is a fretted and stringed musical instrument, used in a wide variety of musical styles, and is also widely known as a solo classical instrument. ... Preston Lea Spruance III or Trey Spruance (born 1969 in Eureka, California) is an American composer and musician. ...


Eventually, in the late 1990s and early 2000s a new scene of weird music arose, with Tub Ring, Dog Fashion Disco and Mindless Self Indulgence leading the way as a new underground musical revolution started. Rob Kleiner also filled in for Mindless Self Indulgence's injured guitarist on the road in 2004 and 2005. Other contemporaries worth mentioning are Retard-o-bot, Daiquiri, Screaming Mechanical Brain, Bad Acid Trip and the Young Professionals out of Canada. See also 1990s, the band The 1990s decade refers to the years from 1990 to 1999, inclusive, sometimes informally including popular culture from the very late 1980s and from 2000 and beyond. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Dog Fashion Disco is a band from Washington, D.C., notable for combining many different music styles (70s pychedelic, jazz, piano recital, circus music and vocals, among others) they are, howerever, primarily considered a metal band. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Daiquiri is a 2-piece electrospazz thrash punk band from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. ... Screaming Mechanical Brain is a metal band based out of the Twin Cities area of Minnesota. ... Bad Acid Trip is a metal band that is currently signed with System of a Down lead singer Serj Tankians record company, Serjical Strike. ...


On December 10, 2005, Tub Ring came in second place during MTV2's "Dew Circuit Breakout" competition. Tub Ring performed two songs throughout the competition including "Future Was Free" as well as a cover of Justin Timberlake's "Rock Your Body". MTV2 is a cable network that is widely available in the United States on digital cable and satellite television, and is progressively being added to basic cable lineups across the nation. ... Justin Randall Timberlake (born January 31, 1981) is a two-time Grammy Award-winning American pop/R&B singer and actor. ...


On October 17, 2006, it was announced that the band had signed with the experimental metal/rock record label, The End Records on the label's official website. It was also announced that "the band will release their yet-untitled debut album for the label sometime in early 2007".[1] On October 25, 2006, it was announced that the band's next album will be titled "The Great Filter".[2] Experimental music is any music that challenges the commonly accepted notions of what music is. ... Heavy metals, in chemistry, are chemical elements of a particular range of atomic weights. ... Rock is a form of popular music from the mid 20th century which typically features a vocal melody (often with vocal harmony) that is supported by accompaniment of electric guitars, a bass guitar, and drums, often with a strong back beat. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The End Records is an independent metal and rock record label based in Salt Lake City, Utah. ...

Contents

Members

In music a singer or vocalist is a type of musician who sings, i. ... Piano, a well-known instance of keyboard instruments A keyboard instrument is any musical instrument played using a musical keyboard. ... Martin EB18 Bass Guitar in flight case. ... For other kinds of drums, see drum (disambiguation). ... Different kinds of guitars The guitar is a fretted and stringed musical instrument, used in a wide variety of musical styles, and is also widely known as a solo classical instrument. ...

Discography

Albums

Stupid Pet Tricks (1992)
Music for the Bathroom (1993)
...And the Mashed Potato Mountain Etiquette (1995)
Super Sci-Fi Samurai Rockstar Ultra Turbo II (ver3.6) (1997)
Book of Water (2001)
Drake Equation (2001)
Fermi Paradox (2002)
Zoo Hypothesis (2004)
The Great Filter (expected early 2007)

DVDs 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... 1995 (MCMXCV) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... Drake Equation is a 2001 (see 2001 in music) album by the band Tub Ring. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... Fermi Paradox is a 2002 (see 2002 in music) album by the band Tub Ring named after Enrico Fermi. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... Zoo Hypothesis is the title of a studio album by Chicago band Tub Ring, released in 2004. ... 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Optics and Sonics (2005)

2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Note

  1.   — The End Records Press Release.
  2.   — The End Records Press Release 2.

External links

  • The bands official site
  • Myspace
  • Purevolume
  • The End Records
  • The End Records Band Page

  Results from FactBites:
 
Rough Edge: Tub Ring CD Reviews (281 words)
The music of Tub Ring refuses to be fall into any particular category.
The bottom line, however, is that Tub Ring is damn fun to listen to.
Tub Ring is Kevin Gibson vocals, Rob Kleiner keyboards, Jason Fields bass, Shawn Sprinkel guitar and Dave Tavares drums.
Apocalypse Cow Special Tub Ring Bulletin (926 words)
Tub Ring drafted a variety of musicians to play violin, bassoon, trumpet and bari sax, and also included a cornucopia of melloflute, vibes, xylophones, and glocks to further enrich their schizophrenic rock and keyboard sound.
In a sense, Tub Ring's songs were put in Apocalypse Cow's proverbial snow globe to be shook thoroughly and left to settle as whole new creations.
Tub Ring is made up of Chicagoland natives Kevin Gibson (vocals), Rob Kleiner (keyboards), Jason Fields (bass), Shawn Sprinkel (guitar) and James Cole (drums), playing 200+ gigs a year.
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