Windsor for the Derby

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Windsor for the Derby
Origin Tampa, Florida
Genres Post-rock
Years active 1995 (1995)–present
Labels Secretly Canadian, Aesthetics, Young God Records, Trance Syndicate
Members
  • Jason McNeely
  • Dan Matz
  • Greg Anderson
  • Adam Wiltzie
  • Karl Bauer
  • Charlie Hall
Past members
  • Christian Goyer
  • Tim White
  • Ben Cissner
  • Alan Schaefer
  • Gianmarco Cilli
  • Adam Granduciel
  • Cliff White
  • Erik O'Brian

Windsor for the Derby are an American post-rock band formed in Tampa, Florida in 1995 but currently based in Austin, Texas. Since their formation, the group has released many albums through labels such as Trance Syndicate, Young God Records, and most recently on Secretly Canadian,[1][2] and has maintained a revolving door line-up, with founding members Dan Matz and Jason McNeely acting as the band's core.[3]

Discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

  • Calm Hades Float (1996, Trance Syndicate) [4]
  • Minnie Greutzfeldt (1997, Trance Syndicate) [5]
  • Difference and Repetition (1999, Young God Records) [6]
  • The Emotional Rescue (2002, Aesthetic Records)
  • Earnest Powers (2002, Emperor Jones Records)
  • We Fight Til Death (2004, Secretly Canadian) [7]
  • Giving Up the Ghost (2005, Secretly Canadian) [8]
  • How We Lost (2007, Secretly Canadian) [9][10]
  • Against Love (2010, Secretly Canadian) [11]

Soundtrack Appearances[edit]

Singles and EPs[edit]

  • Live at the Blue Flamingo (1995, Golden Hour Records)
  • Windsor for the Derby/Desafinado split single (1995, Trance Syndicate)
  • Metropolitan Then Poland EP (1997, Trance Syndicate)
  • The Kahanek Incident - Volume 1 Windsor for the Derby/Drain split 12" (1997, Trance Syndicate)
  • Stars of the Lid/Windsor for the Derby split 7" (1998, 33 Degrees)
  • Fangface split 7" (1998, Pehr)
  • Now I Know the Sea 7" (1999, Western Vinyl) [12]
  • Melt Close 7" (2000, Speakerphone Recordings)
  • The Emotional Rescue EP (2001, Holophonor) [13]
  • The Awkwardness EP (2001, Aesthetics)
  • Empathy for People Unknown 12" (2005, Secretly Canadian)
  • Highway Kind compilation (2006, Emoragei Magazine Je T'Aime)
  • Speaker Special 7" (2012, Geographic North)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ankeny, Jason. "Windsor for the Derby - Biography". Allmusic. Retrieved 19 August 2015. 
  2. ^ Shapiro, Peter (November 1997). "Southern Death Cult". The Wire (subscription required) (165). p. 48. Retrieved 19 August 2015. 
  3. ^ n/a. "Windsor for the Derby interview by e-mail January 2001". sibermedia.com. Siber Media. Retrieved 2001-01-01.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  4. ^ Wilmoth, Charlie. "Windsor for the Derby - Calm Hades Float". Allmusic. Retrieved 19 August 2015. 
  5. ^ Ridge, Tom (February 1998). "Windsor for the Derby - Minnie Greutzfeldt". The Wire (subscription required). p. 57. Retrieved 19 August 2015. 
  6. ^ Jurek, Thom. "Windsor for the Derby - Difference and Repetition". Allmusic. Retrieved 19 August 2015. 
  7. ^ Miller, Derek (14 Oct 2004). "Windsor for the Derby - We Fight Til Death". Pitchfork. Retrieved 19 August 2015. 
  8. ^ Byrom, Cory D. (14 Aug 2005). "Windsor for the Derby - Giving Up the Ghost". Pitchfork. Retrieved 19 August 2015. 
  9. ^ Promisloff, Samantha (23 May 2008). "Windsor for the Derby". Spin. Retrieved 19 August 2015. 
  10. ^ Tangari, Joe (16 Jun 2008). "Windsor for the Derby - How We Lost". Pitchfork. Retrieved 19 August 2015. 
  11. ^ Tangari, Joe (23 Jun 2010). "Windsor for the Derby - Against Love". Pitchfork. Retrieved 19 August 2015. 
  12. ^ Jacks, Kelso (11 Oct 1999). "Windsor for the Derby - Now I Know the Sea Is Always There for Me (7" EP)". CMJ New Music Report. p. 25. Retrieved 19 August 2015. 
  13. ^ Ridge, Tom (July 2002). "Windsor for the Derby - The Emotional Rescue EP". The Wire (subscription required) (221). Retrieved 19 August 2015.