Formed 2002.
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Battles - Interview with Lauren Laverne

Battles joined Lauren Laverne from Maida Vale - hear the full interview.

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Battles is an American experimental rock group, founded in 2002 in New York City by Ian Williams (formerly of Don Caballero and Storm & Stress). The current line-up is guitarist/ keyboardist Ian Williams, guitarist/ bassist Dave Konopka (formerly of Lynx), and drummer John Stanier (formerly of Helmet).

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BBC Reviews

  1. Review of Gloss Drop

    Gloss Drop 2011

    Reviewed by Mike Diver
    Superbly structured second LP from the New Yorkers, but it’s missing a certain something.
  2. Review of Mirrored

    Mirrored 2007

    Reviewed by P J Lucas
    By rights, this band should not exist.
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