Ports of Call (band)


Ports of Call (band)

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Name = Ports of Call


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Origin = Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Genre = Indie rock, Shoegaze, Dream pop
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URL = [http://www.portsofcallmusic.com/ portsofcallmusic.com]
Current_members = Tom Fleischer Stephanie Hesser Daniel Salerno Thomas Mosher Carolynne McNeel
Past_members = Andrew Grossman

Ports of Call is a five-piece indie rock/shoegaze band from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

History

Ports of Call began in 2007 when former band mates Tom Fleischer and Thomas Mosher reunited and joined with drummer Daniel Salerno. The band began writing material at a feverish pace and began to search for a second vocalist. Carolynne McNeel soon joined the group adding essential guitar, string, and keyboard elements as well as vocals as they entered Second Story Studios in West Chester, Pennsylvania to record their debut album "Like Thieves...".

After recording the album, bassist Andrew Grossman departed and was replaced by Stephanie Hesser.

"Like Thieves..." was released by the band on February 26, 2008.

Discography

Albums

*"Like Thieves..." (February 26, 2008)

External links

* [http://www.portsofcallmusic.com/ Ports of Call] (official site)
*MySpace-music|portsofcallpa|Ports of Call
* [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=11:kxfqxzu5ldde~T00 Ports of Call at Allmusic Guide]
* [http://www.pitchforkmedia.com/article/download/48584-ports-of-call-washout-mp3 Pitchfork Forkcast Track Feature "Washout"] (February 2008)
* [http://strangeglue.com/strange-glue-showcase-ports-of-call-interview-and-music Strange Glue Showcase: Ports of Call] (February 2008)
* [http://strangeglue.com/ports-of-call-like-thieves Strange Glue Review: Ports of Call - Like Thieves...] (February 2008)


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