7 Dollar Taxi

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7 Dollar Taxi are a 4 piece Indie / Pop / Rock band from Lucerne, Switzerland. They consist of:

  • Tizian von Arx - Guitar/Vocals
  • César von Arx - Bass/Vocals
  • Christoph Zurflueh - Guitar/Vocals
  • Simon Wigger - Drums

Biography[edit]

Formed 2004 by the two von Arx brothers Tizian and his younger César, Simon Wigger and Christoph Zurflüh. 7 Dollar Taxi have played in venues across Europe supporting bands such as Babyshambles, The Blood Arm, The Blue Van, Maxïmo Park, Madsen, The Automatic, Franz Ferdinand, Grouplove, Metronomy, Moby and many others, packed their contract with the English London-based Label Upper11.

The band's first single ever "Do The Robot" was released on Kurofune records in Japan, and became I-Tunes single of the month.

The band's first album Come And Figure It Out was released in Europe (2006 Switzerland, and in 2008 it was released in Japan and England).

Discography[edit]

Come And Figure It Out

1. Do The Robot
2. I Go Yeah
3. Come And Figure It Out
4. Jurassic Heads
5. Loser
6. Mr. Jukebox
7. Kings Of The Universe
8. Adam
9. [It Ain`t time to say] goodbye
10. Radio Monotone
11. Do You Like Me

Labels: (UK) - 2008, Bandorama (CH) 2006

Come And Figure It Out

1. Do The Robot
2. I Go Yeah
3. Come And Figure It Out
4. Jurassic Heads
5. Loser
6. Mr. Jukebox
7. Kings Of The Universe
8. Adam
9. [It Ain`t time to say] goodbye
10. Radio Monotone
11. Do You Like Me
12. Red Lips (BONUS TRACK)

Labels: Kurofune (JP) 2008 Producer: Marco Jencarelli and 7 Dollar Taxi
Recorded: Marco Jencarelli at Soundfarm Studios – Kriens, Switzerland
Engineered: Marco Jencarelli at Soundfarm Studios – Kriens, Switzerland
Mixed: Marco Jencarelli at Soundfarm Studios – Kriens, Switzerland
Mastered by : Marco Jencarelli at Soundfarm Studios – Kriens, Switzerland

"Well, It's about Time" (2012)

1. Sputnik & Laika
2. Downtown
3. Wicked Witch
4. Killjoy
5. Hobbin Rude
6. Looking Like You Need Some Sleep
7. Survival Of The Fittest
8. Camden Bargain
9. Kitchen Floor
10. Lynchtime
11. That Night In December
12. The World Is Ending
13. Check Your Time
14. Red Lips

Label: Global Satellite

"Anything Anything" (2014)

1. Anything Anything
2. Postcard From St. Barbara
3. Local Frog
4. Beg For Mercy
5. Daily Routine
6. Future U
7. Night Like This Feat. Pablito
8. End (Of A Long Night)
9. Nowhere Without You
10. Midgets On Mars
11. Winning Horse
12. One More Last Chance
13. 10:10

CLAXMUSIC records (2014)

Videos[edit]


"Anything Anything" shot in Barcelona by the talented Spanish newcomer Anna Karivinge
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Not869dq_c8
A subversive mix of Walter White (Breaking Bad) and the Bride "Black Mamba" (Kill Bill).

"Postcard From St.Barbara"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fx0IDz5b0rk
by Pablo Callisaya

"Daily Routine"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ozMurtKSeXM
by the Pakistani Daniel Akhtar

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