"Saosin" (pronounced say-oh-shin or say-ocean, despite the popular belief that it's pronouced phonetically like say-oh-sin) is a post-hardcore band from Newport Beach, California who originally formed during 2003 and partly consists of former members of the band Open Hand. They have currently only publicly released two EPs ("Translating the Name" and an EP distributed on the Warped Tour), however several individual completed songs have also been included on various compilations. These include "I Can Tell There Was An Accident Here Earlier" on a compilation album entitled "Music on the Brain Volume 1", "Bury Your Head" on an Atticus compilation entitled "Atticus... Dragging the Lake Part 3", "Mookie's Last Christmas" from the "A Santa Cause" compilation, and a remake of their previously recorded song "I Wanna Hear Another Fast Song" called "Sleepers" from the "Take Action! Volume 5" compilation.
The band has managed to gain large amounts of respect in the underground scene, and have a significant internet fanbase with the band's name resulting in over 1,970,000 hits in Google. Early success can be largely attributed to independent promoting on MP3.com around the time Translati...
|years active||2003 – Present|
|current members|| Cove Reber|