The Black Heart Procession

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The Black Heart Procession
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Background information
Origin San Diego, California, United States
Genres Indie rock
Years active 1997–2013
Labels Headhunter Records, Temporary Residence Ltd., Touch and Go Records
Associated acts Three Mile Pilot, Modest Mouse, The Album Leaf, Rocket From The Crypt, and Ugly Casanova
Website theblackheartprocession.com[dead link]
Past members Pall Jenkins, Tobias Nathaniel

The Black Heart Procession (occasionally spelled The Blackheart Procession) was an indie rock band from San Diego, California, USA.

Biography[edit]

The band was formed in 1997 by Pall Jenkins (Mr. Tube and the Flying Objects, Pallllap, Ugly Casanova and Three Mile Pilot) and Tobias Nathaniel (Three Mile Pilot). The group is often augmented by the contributions of Matt Resovich, Mario Rubalcaba, Jason Crane, Joe Plummer, Dmitri Dziensuwski, Jimmy LaValle and Matthew Parker.[1]

Pall Jenkins has also produced The Drowning Men.

The band release the Blood Bunny / Black Rabbit EP in 2010. Pitchfork praised the two new tracks but felt the band had not expanded creatively since their album The Spell.[2]

In 2011, Jenkins played optigan, piano and sang on J Mascis's album Several Shades of Why.[3]

In June 2013, San Diego City Beat reveal the band was on hiatus. Jenkins said "After years of touring and traveling and focusing on music, we decided just to kind of put an end to it for a while." [4]

In 2014, Jenkins played guitar and sang on J Mascis's album Tied to a Star.[5]

Discography[edit]

Albums:

Singles and EPs:

Compilation appearances:

  • Slaying since 1996, Suicide Squeeze Records (2006) - track After The Ladder
  • Infamous 2: The Blue Soundtrack, Sumthing Else Music Works (2011) - track Fade Away
  • Time & Space (Liz Janes covered), Asthmatic Kitty (2011) - track Martyr’s Grind Up[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Black Heart Procession". Southern. Retrieved 4 April 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "The Black Heart Procession". Pitchfork Media. Retrieved 12 April 2015. 
  3. ^ "J Mascis Several Shades of Why". Allmusic. Retrieved 4 April 2015. 
  4. ^ Holslin, Peter. "The Black Heart Procession call it quits—for now, at least". San Diego City Beat. Retrieved 4 April 2015. 
  5. ^ "J Mascis Tied to a Star". Allmusic. Retrieved 4 April 2015. 
  6. ^ a b c d "The Black Heart Procession". Touch and Go. Retrieved 12 April 2015. 
  7. ^ "ARTISTS - THE BLACK HEART PROCESSION". Temporary Residence. Retrieved 12 April 2015. 
  8. ^ "Singles". AllMusic. Retrieved 12 April 2015. 
  9. ^ "Liz Janes Time & Space". Asthmatic Kitty. Retrieved 12 April 2015. 

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