This name may not be familiar to you, but you would recognise their music as soon as you watch the opening credit of She Sopranos. Their song “Exile on Coldharbor Lane” plays as Tony soprano drives through New Jersey. It’s a great song, and its the title track of their debut album, and they have plenty of other great songs chambered in their sonic pistols. Alabama 3 are not from Alabama, or even the States. They’re from Brixton, London, and there’s a few more than three of them.
I might be a little late on the uptake for this one, but I wanted to fully digest the album. Now that I have, I love it!
Mark Foster founded the Foster & the People in 2009 after spending several years in Los Angeles as a struggling musician and working as a commercial jingle writer. After Foster’s song “Pumped Up Kicks” became a viral success in 2010, they were signed to Columbia Records‘ imprint Startime International . They gained a fan base through club shows and music festivals. The group is Continue reading