88Nine Radio Milwaukee

Today's stream is sponsored by Maxie's


Support 88Nine And This Artist:

Frisbie is a Chicago power pop quintet. The band is named after Steve Frisbie, one of the band's three singer-songwriters. Band Members: * Steve Frisbie (guitar and vocals) * Gerald Dowd (drums) * Liam Davis (guitar and vocals) * Matt Thompson (bass) * Marcin Fahmy (keyboard) Discography * 2000 Subversive Sounds of Love * 2003 period. * 2007 New Debut -Wikipedia "Frisbie's sound is at times reminiscent of both sophisticated prog-rock song cycles and thematic Broadway scores, but remain firmly rooted in the 3-chord 3-minute pop paradigm they honor and build upon." -- Yahoo.com Reviews of New Debut: "the effervescent new album...reprises the heartbreakingly beautiful harmonies of their stellar debut [but reveals] a much heavier rhythmic undertow and adventurous arrangements that sometimes evoke progressive rock" --Chicago Sun-Times "...intricately arranged tunes and sky-scraping choruses enfolding vulnerable lyricism." --Chicago Tribune "...there's not a wasted note on this impressive return, one of the strongest releases of 2007." --Paul Borelli, KOOP 91.7 FM "Frisbie are master architects of the building blocks of power-pop." --TimeOut Chicago Reviews of The Subversive Sounds of Love: "One of the best, most ambitious pop bands in America." --Salon.com "Subversive's tunes crawl inside your head and refuse to leave." --VH1.com "The Power-Pop Album of the year." --Chicago Tribune User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.

Tracks We Played