"Alexisonfire" is a five-piece post-hardcore band from St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada established in 2001. Their music is characterized by turbulent and explosive dynamics with intricate guitar melodies and their lyrical topics range from relationship troubles to go-karting. Another defining aspect of their music is their consistent use of mulitple vocalists, all of their songs on both of their studio albums feature at least two singers (except for "Side Walk When She Walks" from ''Watch Out!''), George Pettit providing screams and Dallas Green providing melody, and even occasionally Wade McNeil will lend his punk rock vocals to the mixture. Despite popular belief from some individuals, not helped by the band spelling their name as one word, the band is called "Alexis On Fire" "''not"'' "Alex Is On Fire". The band is managed by Joel Carriere, co-founder of the popular Canadian online music magazine Bedlam Society, and their label, Dine Alone Records.
Alexisonfire consists of five friends who formed a band in late 2001 as the result of a three-band break up. The band's name is a sort-of homage to Alexis Fire, who claimed to be the world's only lactating contortionist stri...
|years active||2001 – Present|
|current members|| George Pettit|
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