Chromatics Artist Profile | AAE Music
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Years Active: 2001–present
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460.9KListeners

Chromatics are an American electronic band from Portland, Oregon, United States, whose lineup features vocalist and guitarist Ruth Radelet, guitarist Adam Miller, drummer Nat Walker, and producer/multi-instrumentalist Johnny Jewel.

Chromatics' new studio album, Kill for Love, was released March 26, 2012.They originally hailed from Seattle as a quartet featuring vocalist Adam Miller, drummer Hannah Blilie, guitarist Devin Welch, and bassist Michelle Nolan.

That lineup debuted in 2002 with a Calvin Johnson-produced 7" on Gold Standard Laboratories – a split with Die Monitr Batss – and followed with the similarly GSL-issued Chrome Rats vs Basement Ruts LP.

While Chrome Rats was critically hailed, Chromatics couldn't keep it together, and Miller was soon the only member in good standing (Blilie, Welch, and Nolan went on to form the similar-sounding Shoplifting).

Unworried, Miller added guitar and drum programming to his vocal duties and tapped bassist Nat Sahlstrom for the 2003 GSL 7" Ice Hatchets. That was followed by the February 2004 full-length Plaster Hounds (which featured the percussion work of Get Hustle's Ron Avila), and a repositioning of the Chromatics axis to greater reflect its dub and no wave influences.

This lineup too dissolved and Adam Miller relocated Chromatics to Portland, teaming up with Glass Candy's Johnny Jewel, Ruth Radelet on lead vocals, and Nat Walker on percussion and saxophone. The new lineup of Chromatics has a more lo-fi electronic sound as opposed to the earlier dub and no-wave sounds.

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Chromatics performs a cappella, electronic, indie, experimental music and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, or other music performances. The estimated booking fee range to book Chromatics for your event, Please Contact. Chromatics has more than 460.9K listeners worldwide and really knows how to entertain your audience. Similar artists are  Glass Candy, Austra, Electric Youth, Trust, Autre Ne Veut, Chairlift, How to Dress Well, Junior Boys, Jessy Lanza . Contact AAE Music agency for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Chromatics for an upcoming event.

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