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Years Active: 2002–present
Genres: Folk, Psychedelic Rock, Experimental Rock

Akron/Family is a folk-influenced experimental rock band that formed in 2002, and its members currently live in Portland, Oregon; Tucson, Arizona and New York City, New York. Though each member of the band – Dana Janssen, Seth Olinsky, and Miles Seaton – can be relegated to loosely defined roles (vocalist/drummer, vocalist/guitarist, and vocalist/bassist, respectively), all members play several instruments and sing,. In 2003, the band began sending demos to Young God Records label head Michael Gira, who announced the following year their signing to the label. Their debut album, “Akron/Family,” culled from several albums' worth of material recorded in the band's Brooklyn apartment, wa... Continue Bio >>

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