Sat Feb 18 2017
Neon Atlas/ Paradox Alternative Night
Crane Lane Theatre, Phoenix St.
Doors 9:00 pm - Admission: FREE
Cork based Alt. Indie Rockers Neon Atlas team up with fellow Cork Grungers Paradox for a night of Alternative tunage at The Crane Lane Theatre, Cork.
Neon Atlas are a Cork-based alt-indie outfit that have been drawing a lot of attention from local and national media of late. They have just released their second album 'Graffiti Reality' (available through Spotify, iTunes, Amazon), on their own label 'Demeanour Records'. Graffiti Reality is the follow-up to 2013's critically acclaimed 'Absolute Magnitude' and according to critics 'packs a serious musical punch' - being nominated for several awards in Ireland, and attracting attention from both the UK and US. Neon Atlas have drawn comparisons with Silver Sun Pickups, Teenage Fanclub, and Weezer.
The albums Graffiti Reality' and 'Absolute Magnitude' are currently available through Spotify and iTunes
PARADOX are an Alternative Rock band from Cork. Formed in 1997 by brothers Pete Mac and Mike Mac the early Paradox sound was heavily influenced by the Grunge Era of the 90's. Paradox are no strangers to the Cork music scene having more recently played a number of full house Nirvana nights at the Crane Lane.
Paradox have released 4 studio albums to date. Their debut album 'Circle of Growth' was recorded in Los Angeles in 2000 and released on a US label. Their second album 'Sacred' was recorded and released in 2004, 'Corporate Pollution' was released in 2011 and their latest album 'Chapters' released in 2015. Singer and songwriter Pete Mac also recorded and released a solo album in 2009 in Berlin, Germany.
Paradox are currently working on a follow up to 'Chapters' which should see a release early this year.