""; ?> Filter guitar chords, guitar tabs and lyrics - chordie
All songs - change
Chordie needs editors!
Improve this page

Filter

Filter is an industrial rock group formed in 1993 by Richard Patrick (former live guitarist for Nine Inch Nails) and guitarist/programmer Brian Liesegang. Filter's most distinguishing feature is Richard Patrick's voice, which can soar to quite a high scream - on just about all songs.

== History =

Their first album, Short Bus, was released in 1995. The album was successful, and included the hit single "Hey Man, Nice Shot". The song was somewhat controversial, as it was seen as capitalizing on the public suicide of Budd Dwyer. Kurt Cobain's suicide was widely rumored to have inspired the song, but the band refuted this. In need of a live band to tour the album, Patrick and Liesegang recruited Geno Lenardo on guitar, Frank Cavanaugh on bass, and Matt Walker on drums. They would all later be featured in the video for the album's second single, "Dose".

In 1996, Filter recorded and filmed the video for the song "Jurassitol", for The Crow: City of Angels soundtrack. They also released the home video Phenomenology in 1996, which showcased some of the band's live performances and music videos, as well as an ...
years active 1993-Present
origin United States
music genre industrial rock, post-grunge
current members Richard Patrick,
Geno Lenardo,
Frank Cavanaugh,
Steve Gillis,
Alan Bailey
past members Brian Liesegang,
Matt Walker

license: GNU FDL
source: Wikipedia


5 popular songs