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Quicksand



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Hometown: New York City, NY (USA)

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Post–hardcore project from a number of notable hardcore musicians including Walter Schreifels of Youth of Today and Gorilla Biscuits, Tom Capone of Bold, Alan Cage of Beyond and Sergio Vega of Absolution.

The band formed in the early 90s and lasted till 1995, and though they never achieved mainstream success, the band has proven to be vastly influential.

Related Bands

Handsome, Gorilla Biscuits, Rival Schools, Walter Schreifels, Youth of Today

Reviews

Quicksand Manic Compression

Quicksand

Manic Compression (1995)

Island

Quicksand Slip

Quicksand

Slip (1993)

Island/Polygram

Quicksand Slip

Quicksand

Slip (1993)

Polydor

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