Label: DiscMedi Blau - DM 050 LE • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: Spain • Genre: Rock, Pop • Style: Pop Rock
Two female voices joined them, Les Llufes. Unlike the trends of the leading bands that appeared in BarcelonaEls Pets were proud of their rural roots, and therefore marked their own style in opposition to the music that was made in the capital. The result was a bitter, ironic and humoristic complaint against the lack of their region. They began performing concerts in the surrounding villages, coinciding on many occasions with the local celebrations.
In they recorded a sample in Tarragona, which was distributed manually. When he came back, the band was reinforced with Ramon Vidala guitar player, and a new section, Els Vents de Baiona "The winds of Baiona ", sax and trumpets.
The first album is named like the name of the group, and appears in It is a mix of rockabilly and skaamong other genres. Regolare - Piotta - Comunque Vada Sarà Un Successo has clear links with british rockwith references towards groups like The Jam or The Specials. Two years after, they recorded Calla i Balla! This trend is maintained in the following album Fruits Sex Nutswith the similar pronunciation Els Pets - Brut Natural the word Secs with SexDiscMedi,through which they reached the sound quality that defines the first period, adding to the band the guitarist Marc Grau the producer of the group and the pianist Toni Saigi.
Brut Natural Natural DirtyDiscMedi, opened the band's mature period with an improved sound that would define the following years. Despite the stylistic changes, they nevertheless maintained a degree of social criticism. But their first great success came with the album Bondia GoodmorningDesperation - Data Basic - Desperation,which sold copies, going gold in Spain.
This success confirmed the band as one of the best in the Catalan rock. With the following studio album, Sol AloneDiscMedi,the group became more introspective and melancholic, and less critical. Inthe band released Els Pets - Brut Natural eighth album, Respira Breathe DiscMedi, With that work, the band utterly renewed its sound, characterized by being more upbeat than its predecessor. Agost AugustDiscMedi, followed in this trend, with an added component of political and social commentary, Els Pets - Brut Natural well as a richer variety of instruments.
Els Pets have also Els Pets - Brut Natural touring extensively, and in a recent tour they chose to play only theaters and small venues throughout Catalonia, for a more intimate sound.
With it, the band refined its sound by moving further away from their once-trademark rock style and towards classic pop songs inspired by everyday stories and rich in melancholic yet life-affirming lyrics. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Els Pets. Authority control MusicBrainz : Mike Cross - Born In The Country. Categories : Catalan musical groups.
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