HoustonMySpace URL (186 friends):myspace.com/backslashrocksMySpace Headline:
Rock N' Roll Madness!Facebook URL (1,004 members):http://apps.facebook.com/reverbnation_fb/artist/backslashrocksListed Genre:
Exactly that... and probably a lot better when not coming out of tinny PC speakers.Other Information:
Originally instrumental rock band "23"; changed their name when they added rhythm guitar and vocals. Claim British power-metalGuitar Hero III
breakout band Dragonforce, and "video game music" in general, as influences.Band:
Searching for SignalHometown:
HoustonMySpace URL (567 friends):www.myspace.com/thesearchingforsignalMySpace Headline:It's So Bright
EP available on iTunes NOW!Facebook URL (252 fans):www.facebook.com/pages/Searching-For-Signal/49472290412Listed Genre:
Feathery, melodic, methodical slowcoreOther Information:
Oldest band in the Rock Off (formed in January 2006). Written up in thePress
last May by Nicholas L. Hall, who said they have"an uncanny knack for crafting tunes that are catchy without being disposable."
Already have another HOB gig, opening for Badfish January 29.Band:
HoustonMySpace URL (417 friends):myspace.com/disfunkshunmusicMySpace Headline:
We love all of our fans!!!! Keep rearing us!!!!!Facebook URL (1,004 members):www.facebook.com/disfunkshun?v=app_19935916616Listed Genre:
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Steely Dan goes to high schoolOther Information:
Formed in 2007 as the Rum Runners. Won third place in the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston's 2008 Battle of the Bands. Closely aligned with fellow Rock Off contestants The Handshake.