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2008-12-09 13:10:54 UTC
Double Handsome Dragons are a semi-instrumental band from Peterborough, UK. The band members are: Phil Mitchell [ red guitar ] Dan Kerr [ white guitar ] Simon Moore [ bass ] James Mitchell [ drums ] Double Handsome Dragons state on their website: We drink tea out of dirty mugs and wish that our hands were warmer. We have to fight daily with potted plants and lawnmowers to get to our instruments. Sometimes they attack us. We have scars. We have a sledgehammer - we smash up old washing machines. The skip is not our friend. We record in bedrooms. We are safe and warm there.” They have released two EPs: " EP1 " in 2007 and [ a musical study of vicious, flying insects ] in 2008. A mini-album was released in May 2009, titled " Lions & Tigers and HOLY SHIT WHAT WAS THAT?!! ". A second mini-album was released under the name " Double Handsome Dragons " in September 2010. [ MySpace ] | [ Last.Fm ] Artist - Double Handsome Dragons Album - Double Handsome Dragons [ * * * * * ] Release Date - 2010 Genre - Instrumental, Post-rock, Experimental [ SUPERB SOUND ~ GET IT ] Tracklist Double Handsome Dragons - Double Handsome Dragons - 01 Made by Devils Double Handsome Dragons - Double Handsome Dragons - 02 Wisbech & Other Such Galaxies Double Handsome Dragons - Double Handsome Dragons - 03 Ronald Ray-gun Double Handsome Dragons - Double Handsome Dragons - 04 010110 Double Handsome Dragons - Double Handsome Dragons - 05 Los Diablos Del Espacio Double Handsome Dragons - Double Handsome Dragons - 06 Are We Not the Future of This Nation -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Double Handsome Dragons - Double Handsome Dragons -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Artist - Double Handsome Dragons Album - A Musical Study Of Vicious Flying Insects [ * * * * * ] Release Date - 2008 Genre - Experimental, Post-rock Tracklist 01 bee 02 flies & eggs in his lungs 03 jim's midnight ride on a wasp -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Double Handsome Dragons - A Musical Study Of Vicious Flying Insects Password - SirensSound.blogspot.com -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Artist - Double Handsome Dragons Album - Double Handsome Dragons 1 [ * * * * * ] Release Date - 2007 Genre - Experimental, Post-rock Tracklist 1 An Introduction Of Sorts 2 We Struggled, They Won. Repeat 3 I Saw Simon Dance 4 Bus Trips 5 Goat & Chicken, Best of Friends 6 When The Rodent Attacks... -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Double Handsome Dragons - Double Handsome Dragons 1 Password - SirensSound.blogspot.com -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Artist - Double Handsome Dragons Album - Lions & Tigers and HOLY SHIT WHAT WAS THAT​?​!​! [ * * * * * ] Release Date - 2009 Genre - Experimental, Post-rock Tracklist 1. Lions & Tigers and... 2. There are ghosts! 3. Smile, smile, crocodile 4. I saw a swan and it had your face 5. My favourite animal is the white werewolf 6. I'll be a skeleton before you'll be a skeleton 7. a swarm of bears with sparrows wings -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Double Handsome Dragons - Lions & Tigers and HOLY SHIT WHAT WAS THAT​?​!​! Password - SirensSound.blogspot.com -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Friends in the Mountains ~ Loss of a Child ~ Bright Red Paper ~ Kovlo ~ All Angels Gone -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

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