Strange Occurrence

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Strange Occurrence
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Background information
Origin Seattle, Washington, U.S.
Genres Post-grunge
Years active 1995–2004
Labels Steelroots
Past members
  • TJ Harris
  • Eric Vickers
  • Joe Wiles
  • Mike Middleton
  • Paul McGuire
  • Gabe Roberts
  • Zack Phillips
  • Derek Olson
  • Dallas Olson
  • Craig Wickstrom
  • Josh Muehlendorf
  • Reid Smith
  • Chris Wiles

Strange Occurrence is an American post-grunge band formed in 1995 in Seattle, Washington.[1] Their internationally distributed album: Another Day to Start Again (Steelroots/Flicker, 2002) was received well by critics and radio.[2][3] Before signing with Steelroots Steelroots Records, they had been voted as one of the top 25 independent bands of 2001 by readers of 7 Ball Magazine.[4] They are most notable for their single Reach which peaked at No. 6 on Radio & Records CR chart. Strange Occurrence disbanded in 2004.[5]

Members[edit]

  • TJ Harris - vocals
  • Eric Vickers - bass
  • Joe Wiles - guitar
  • Mike Middleton - drums
  • Paul McGuire - guitar (2002–2003)
  • Gabe Roberts - guitar (2000–2001)
  • Zack Phillips - drums (1995–2001)
  • Derek Olson - vocals (1998–2000)
  • Dallas Olson - guitar (1998–2000)
  • Craig Wickstrom - vocals, guitar (1997–1998)
  • Josh Muehlendorf - vocals, guitar (1996–1997)
  • Reid Smith - guitar (1996)
  • Chris Wiles - vocals (1994–1996)

Discography[edit]

  • Another Day to Start Again - Independent EP (2000)
  • Another Day to Start Again - Steelroots full-length (2002)
  • The Acoustic Sessions - Steelroots (2003)

Compilations[edit]

  • 31 Flavors: Sample the Flavor (1997)
  • Simply Groovy New Music Sampler (2002)
  • What Are You Listening To?: Hard Rock and Nu-Metal (2002)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Argyrakis, Andy. "Review: Another Day to Start Again". Christianity Today. 
  2. ^ Carr, Julie. "Review of ADTSA". Christian Music. 
  3. ^ Cummings, Tony. "Strange Occurrence - Another Day to Start Again". 
  4. ^ Rimmer, Mike. "Album Reviews: Another Day to Start Again". The Phantom Tollbooth. 
  5. ^ "SORocks News". Archived from the original on June 26, 2005.