The Internet (band)

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The Internet
The Internet.jpg
Matt Martians (left) and Syd tha Kyd (middle) performing on September 30, 2012
Background information
Origin Los Angeles, California, USA
Genres Trip hop, hip hop soul, electronica, funk, neo-soul
Years active 2011–present
Labels Odd Future Records
Associated acts OFWGKTA, The Jet Age of Tomorrow, Quadron, Tyler, The Creator, Kilo Kish, Mac Miller
Website internet-band.com, oddfuture.com, purplenakedladies.com
Members Syd Bennett
Matt "Martians" Martin
Tay Walker
Midtown Pat
Christopher A. Smith

The Internet is a neo-soul band consisting of Odd Future members Syd the Kyd and Matt Martians,[1] as well as Tay Walker, Patrick Paige and Christopher A. Smith.

History[edit]

Internet was formed in late 2011 by OFWGKTA members Syd Tha Kyd and Matt Martians, along with touring members Patrick Paige, Christopher Smith, and Taylor Walker.

Their debut album Purple Naked Ladies was released on December 20, 2011.[1][2] It was the first Odd Future album to be released through Odd Future Records. Two songs from the album, "Cocaine" and "Fastlane", had music videos to accompany their release. The Internet has a song included on the Odd Future album The Odd Future Tape Vol. 2.[3]

The band released their sophomore album "Feel Good" in September 2013, and received praise from fans and critics. The first single from the album, "Give It Time", was released through Odd Future's official SoundCloud.[4] On June 10, 2013, The band backed Mac Miller in London in promotion of his sophomore album Watching Movies with the Sound Off.

Discography[edit]

Extended plays[edit]

  • Purple Naked Ladies: 4 Bonus Songs (2012)[5]

With OFWGKTA[edit]

Production credits[edit]

List of songs produced by The Internet
Title Year Album Artist(s)
"Navy" 2012 Homeschool EP Kilo Kish
"Watergun" Non-album

Remixes[edit]

Touring Members[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Ofwgkta". Oddfuture.tumblr.com. 2011-11-14. Retrieved 2013-03-07. 
  2. ^ Odd Future's The Internet release Cocaine EP, LP due in December at Pretty Much Amazing
  3. ^ "New The Internet T-Shirt Designs". Odd Future Talk. 2012-01-18. Retrieved 2013-03-07. 
  4. ^ https://soundcloud.com/ofwgkta-official/give-it-time
  5. ^ "Ofwgkta". Oddfuture.tumblr.com. 2012-01-31. Retrieved 2013-03-07. 
List of remixes by The Internet
Title Year Album Artist(s)
"Blue Jeans (Odd Future's The Internet Remix)" 2012 Non-album Lana Del Rey
"You're The One (Odd Future's The Internet feat. Mike G Remix)" Heartbreaks and Earthquakes - The Mixtape is not porn Charli XCX
Fitzpleasure (Odd Future's The Internet Remix)" Summer Remix EP Alt-J