Line Spectra

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LINE SPECTRA
Origin Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Genres Indie rock
Years active 2006 (2006)–present
Website linespectra.com
Members Diana Lalla
Vanessa Morelli
Kathy Perlini

LINE SPECTRA is a Canadian indie rock band formed in 2006 from Montreal. The band is Diana Lalla on guitars and bass pedalboard, Vanessa Morelli on vocals, keyboard and synthesizer and Kathy Perlini on drums, glockenspiel and percussion.[1][2]

History[edit]

Line Spectra released their first self-titled EP in 2007, recorded with 3-time Juno award nominee Joe Barrucco.[3] The single "False Alarm" received regular airplay on K103.7.
In January 2010, LINE SPECTRA released their first full-length album Maps & Directions.[4] The album was recorded at Mountain City Studios with Juno award winner Joseph Donovan[5] (Sam Roberts, The Dears) and mastered by Noah Mintz (Broken Social Scene, Arkells) at Laquer Channel Mastering.[6]
The first single "Choosing Sides" is on regular rotation on CBC Radio 3.[7]
The second single "City Stars" was featured on episode 28 of season 10 of Degrassi[8][9]

The band reached No. 10 on the Best of Pop chart on OurStage.com in 2011, with three songs in the top 10 Indie Pop and Alternative charts in 2010[10]

Discography[edit]

2007: Line Spectra EP
2010: Maps & Directions[11][12]

Videos[edit]

In March 2011 Line Spectra released the video for City Stars in both French and English. The video is currently featured on the FASHION (magazine) website 'Music Videos We Love' section.[13]

Appearances[edit]

Line Spectra performed at 2011's Canadian Music Fest during Toronto's Canadian Music Week.[14]
The band was also interviewed on CTV News' 'What's On' with Christine Long in 2010.[15]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Line Spectra:Artist Page". Myspace. Retrieved 2011-03-16. 
  2. ^ Lyng, Walter L. (14 January 2010). "The Little Band That Could". The Suburban. Retrieved 24 March 2011. 
  3. ^ "Joe Barrucco Official Website". Retrieved 2011-03-16. 
  4. ^ Lyng, Walter L. (14 January 2010). "The Little Band That Could". The Suburban. Retrieved 24 March 2011. 
  5. ^ Casella, Laura (June 2010). "Line Spectra: Heading in the Right Direction". Panoram Italia. Retrieved 24 March 2011. 
  6. ^ "Lacquer Channel Mastering". Retrieved 2011-03-16. 
  7. ^ "Line Spectra Artist Page". CBC Radio 3. Retrieved 2011-03-16. 
  8. ^ Leavitt, Sandra (28 January 2011). "A Spectra of Sound". West Island Chronicle. Retrieved 24 March 2011. 
  9. ^ "Much Music: Degrassi Episode 1028". CTV Globemedia. Retrieved 2011-03-16. 
  10. ^ "LINE SPECTRA". OurStage.com. Retrieved 2011-03-16. 
  11. ^ "LINE SPECTRA - Maps & Directions". CD BABY. Retrieved 2011-03-16. 
  12. ^ Casella, Laura (June 2010). "Line Spectra: Heading in the Right Direction". Panoram Italia. Retrieved 24 March 2011. 
  13. ^ "FASHION + Music Videos We Love". FASHION. Retrieved 2011-03-16. 
  14. ^ "Canadian Music Fest Artist Profile: Line Spectra". Retrieved 2011-03-16. 
  15. ^ "What's On". CTV Globemedia. Retrieved 2011-03-16. 

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