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Floater

"Floater" is a hard rock/heavy metal band currently based in Portland, Oregon. They are well-known for their progressive concept albums and stylized storytelling, as well as their small yet devoted fanbase and their frequent shows in the Willamette Valley area.

* Robert Wynia, vocals and electric bass

* Peter Cornett, drums

* Dave Amador, electric and acoustic guitars

* "''Sink"'' (September 1994)

** ''Combining heavy primal rhythms, chunks of metalesque guitar and soaring Middle Eastern tinged melodies, Floater spiral from somber, contemplative and atmospheric, to furious hook-laden blasts of rage. The riveting lyrics of isolation and insanity are set against dark and moody aural landscapes, ambient sampling montages, and savage instrumental punch; all woven into a 68 minute, 17 song conceptual opus. Sink received a preliminary Grammy nomination in the category of Best Rock Album . "Not the standard mix of radio singles and album filler, but something that flows smoothly and brilliantly from start to finish." —(Pandemonium)''

::1) "The Beginning"

::2) "Seventeen"

::3) "Snowblind"

::4) "The Big Top"

::5) "Manic"

::6) "Weary"

::7) "Was a...

years active 1993 - present
origin Eugene, Oregon
country United States of America
music genre Hard rock, Heavy metal
current members Dave Amador
Peter Cornett
Robert "Rob" Wynia
license: GNU FDL
source: Wikipedia