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Apartment 26, 2000
|Origin||Leamington Spa, England|
|Genres||Nu metal, alternative metal, industrial metal|
|Members||Terence 'Biff' Butler (Vocals)
Jon Greasley (Guitar)
Louis Cruden (Bass)
Andy Huckvale (Keyboards/Programming)
Kevin Temple (Drums)
Brad Booker (Drums)
Apartment 26 was an industrial metal band from Leamington Spa, England. They played Ozzfest in 1999 and split up in 2004. They worked with Tchad Blake, at Real World Studios, on their self-financed Music For The Massive, having scrapped "Album 1.5" after two years of production. The result was a tighter band, and looser "live" sound, captured by Blake by making the band perform live in the recording studio. After selling the finished record to Atlantic/WEA, the label shed half of its roster during a merge with Elektra Records, including Apartment 26. The single "Give Me More" was a minor Modern Rock hit in 2004.
- Within EP (1999) (Murph Records)
- Hallucinating (2000) (Hollywood Records)
- Music for the Massive (2004) (Atlantic/Wea)
|US Mainstream Rock|
|2000||"Basic Breakdown"||No. 33||Hallucinating|
|2004||"Give Me More"||No. 39||Music for the Massive|
Apartment 26's songs have been included on the following soundtracks:
- Heavy Metal 2000 (2000)
- High Fidelity (2000)
- Tales from the Crypt: Monsters of Metal (2000)
- Mission: Impossible II (2000)
- Biff Butler: vocals
- Jon Greasley: guitar
- Louis Cruden: bass
- Andy Huckvale: keyboards/programming
- Kevin Temple: drums (formerly of Die Warzau, Sister Machine Gun)
- Brad Booker: drums (formerly of Stir, Gravity Kills)
- Jeremy Colson: drums
- D'Angelo, Joe. "Nu Metal Meltdown". MTV.
- Udo, Tommy (2002). Brave Nu World. Sanctuary Publishing. pp. 179–180. ISBN 1-86074-415-X.
- "MusicMight :: Artists :: APARTMENT 26". Rockdetector.com.
- Sharpe-Young, Garry. "Rockdetector Biography". Retrieved 2008-09-14.
- Apartment 26 Charts at Allmusic