Flagship (band)

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Flagship
Origin Charlotte, North Carolina
Genres Alternative Rock
Years active 2011-present
Labels Bright Antenna
Website http://www.flagshipmusic.com
Members Drake Margolnick (Vocals/Guitar)
Grant Harding (Vocals/Keys)
Matthew Padgett (Vocals/Lead Guitar)
Michael Finster (Drums)
Christopher Comfort (Bass)

Flagship is a band from Charlotte, North Carolina.

History[edit]

The band is a combination of two earlier Charlotte acts - Campbell the Band and the solo work of Drake Margolnick.[1] In late 2011 the band signed to Bright Antenna Records.[2]

The band toured with The Wombats in Spring 2012. Reviewers noted the bands, "power and emotion," coupled with their song's, "dreamlike quality."[3]

On May 8th, 2012 the band released their debut EP entitled blackbush available on iTunes and as a physical CD available at shows.[4]

Flagship's self-titled debut album is set for release October 8th, 2013. The first song off the new album "Are You Calling" was premiered in a lyric video on the website Metrolyrics on July 12th, 2013.[5]

Discography[edit]

Tracklist:

  1. Backseat - 4:16
  2. Still I Wait - 4:19
  3. The Knife - 4:02
  4. The Fool - 4:35
  5. Older - 4:49

Tracklist:

  1. Are You Calling - 3:52
  2. Holy Ghost - 3:52
  3. Break the Sky - 5:53
  4. Waste Them All - 2:48
  5. Wagon - 3:25
  6. Fever - 3:19
  7. Neverland - 3:56
  8. I Do - 3:51
  9. Life Underwater - 3:28
  10. Gold and Silver - 5:48
  11. The Wilderness - 3:41
  12. Hollywood Underwater - 2:57
  13. Fear of Falling - 4:05
  14. Calm Me Down (Bonus Track) - 2:55
  15. Some Other Way (Bonus Track) - 3:31
  16. What It's All About (Bonus Track) - 3:37

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Flagship Info @ SXSW 2011". March 16, 2011. Retrieved 2012-05-21. 
  2. ^ "Flagship bio on Bright Antenna website". May 21, 2012. Retrieved 2012-05-21. 
  3. ^ "Review of Wombats/Flagship show at Webster Hall, NYC on the site Audio Perv". May 1, 2012. Retrieved 2012-05-21. 
  4. ^ "blackbush EP on iTunes". May 8, 2012. Retrieved 2012-05-21. 
  5. ^ ""Are You Calling" Lyric Video". July 12, 2013. Retrieved 2013-09-05. 
  6. ^ "iTunes". May 8, 2012. Retrieved 2012-05-21. 

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