Citizens Here and Abroad
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Citizens Here and Abroad

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The best kept secret in music

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Neat little repeating guitar riffs, huge fuzzy walls of sound, a spaz-freak genius drummer, and the occasional hot-rockin' glockenspiel characterize local quartet Citizens Here and Abroad. The band is one of those touched by the deus ex machina of television's The O.C.: Its song "Appearances" was featured on the show in November. More important, the music is amazing — tight, innovative, and modeled on the best of early-1990s songwriting, such as Sonic Youth or My Bloody Valentine. Frontwoman Adrienne Robillard's haute shoegazer vocals remind a lot of people of Lush, and the band seems up to the task of its impending success, having already logged some international touring. A new album is rumored soon; in the meantime, jump over to www.citizenshereandabroad.com and check out a gorgeous video (for "You Drive and We’ll Listen to Music") starring a Cadillac. - SF Weekly


Discography

Waving, Not Drowning - LPCD
Released: September 2006
Label: Turn Records
Distribution: Nail
Digital Distribution (iTunes, etc...): IODA

Ghosts of Tables and Chairs - LPCD
Released: February 2004
Label: Omnibus Records
Distribution: Nail
Digital Distribution (iTunes, etc...): DRA

Our videos have been featured on MTV, Fuse TV and Launch. We Have charted at college radio stations throughout the US and receive regular airplay on the San Francisco alternative station LIVE105.

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we totally flipped a cadillac. check this out:
http://bubble-squeak.com/site03/mo_citizens2.html

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