Crystal Castles

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Crystal Castles

Crystal Castles at the Popped! Music Festival, June 2008
Background information
Origin Toronto, Ontario, Canada[1][2][3][4][5]
Genres Experimental, electronic, noise, Chiptune
Years active 2004–present
Labels Lies Records, Merok, Trouble Records, Lovepump, Fiction
Website http://www.crystalcastles.com
Members
Ethan Kath
Alice Glass

Crystal Castles is an experimental electronic music duo from Toronto, Canada. It is made up of producer Ethan Kath and vocalist Alice Glass. The band has released three albums, all named Crystal Castles, in 2008, 2010, and 2012. Their first album made the NME list of the 50 greatest albums of the decade, placing at #39.

Members[change | edit source]

Current members[change | edit source]

Additional live members:

  • Christopher Chartrand – drums (2008–present)

Former live members[change | edit source]

Past spare live members:

  • Cameron Findlay – drums (2007–2008, currently playing in Parallels)
  • Mike Bell – drums (2008–2009, currently playing in Lymbyc Systym)
  • "Yes" Tom Cullen – drums (February 2008, currently dj-ing as Yes!Tom)

Discography[change | edit source]

Videography[change | edit source]

  • "Magic Spells" (2008) (directed by Video Marsh)
  • "Courtship Dating" (2008) (directed by Marc Pannozzo)
  • "Celestica" (2010) (directed by Rob Hawkins)
  • "Baptism" (2010) link (directed by Rob Hawkins)


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