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    We Are Scientists

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    Most Popular Songs (more)

    1The Trickster lyrics
    2You Should Learn lyrics
    3I Don't Bite lyrics
    4Down the Hatch lyrics
    5That's What Counts lyrics
    6Pound for Pound lyrics
    7Making a Go lyrics
    8Secret Handshake lyrics
    9That One Pop Gem lyrics
    10Sie Hat Was Vermisst lyrics

    Most Popular Albums (more)

    Brain Thrust Mastery [2008]
    2Bitchin' [2002]
    3After Hours Single [2008]
    Chick Lit single [2008]
    5Barbara [2010]
    6In Action EP [2003]
    7Safety, Fun, and Learning (In That Order) [2002]
    8Crap Attack [2006]
    9Tv En Francais
    10With Love and Squalor [2006]


    We Are Scientists are a New York based, indie rock band featuring Keith Murray (guitar and lead vocals), Chris Cain (bass guitar and backing vocals) and Michael Tapper (drums and backing vocals). They formed in formed in Berkeley, California in 2000.

    In their own words, they create "rock music of the thoughtful, sometimes epic, often loud, vaguely danceable, implicitly humanist variety".

    The band formed while its members attended the Claremont Colleges. Murray and Cain attended Pomona College; Michael Tapper attended Harvey Mudd College.

    The band have released three self-made EPs and released their debut LP, With Love And Squalor in the UK, which sold 100,000 copies in the first 6 months, on 17/10/05 and in the USA and Europe on 10/01/06 on Virgin Records. The first three singles are "Nobody Move, Nobody Get Hurt", "The Great Escape" and "It's A Hit"
    Their second success was with Brain Thrust Mastery which charted at 11 in the UK album chart, with two top 40 singles "After Hours" and "Chick Lit." Their fifth album, Barbara, was released in the UK on the 14th June 2010.

    In one of their most important television appearances, the band performed on the December 19, 2005 episode of the Late Show with David Letterman on CBS.

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