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Modest Mouse


Indie rock band from Issaquah, WA, formed 1993.

  • Isaac Brock -- Vocals, Guitar
  • Eric Judy -- Bass
  • Jeremiah Green -- Drums

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Isaac Brock
9-Jul-1975   Frontman for Modest Mouse
Johnny Marr
31-Oct-1963   The Smiths


This Is A Long Drive For Someone With Nothing To Think About (1996, Up)
3Custom Concern
6Beach Side Property
7She Ionizes & Atomizes
8Head South
9Dog Paddle
10Novocain Stain
13Exit Does Not Exist
14Talking Shit About A Pretty Sunset
15Make Everyone Happy/Mechanical Birds
16Space Travel Is Boring

The vinyl release included the songs "Edit The Sad Parts" and "A Manic Depressive Laughing Boy".

The Fruit That Ate Itself (1997, K)
1 (untitled)
2The Waydown
3Dirty Fingernails
4 (untitled)
5Sunspots In The House Of The Late Scapegoat
6The Fruit That Ate Itself
8 (untitled)
9Karma's Payment

The Lonesome Crowded West (1997, Up)
1Teeth Like God's Shoeshine
2Heart Cooks Brain
3Convenient Parking
4Lounge (Closing Time)
5Jesus Christ Was An Only Child
6Doin' the Cockroach
7Cowboy Dan
8Trailer Trash
9Out of Gas
10Long Distance Drunk
11Shit Luck
12Truckers Atlas
13Polar Opposites
14Bankrupt On Selling
15Styrofoam Boots / It's All Nice On Ice, Alright

The vinyl release included the song "Baby Blue Sedan".

Building Nothing Out Of Something (2000, Up)
1Never Ending Math Equation
2Interstate 8
5Workin' on Leavin' the Livin'
6All Nite Diner
7Baby Blue Sedan
8A Life of Artic Sounds
10Grey Ice Water
11Whenever You Breathe Out, I Breathe In (Positive Negative)
12Other People's Lives

Rarities collection.

The Moon And Antarctica (2000, Epic)
13rd Planet
2Gravity Rides Everything
3Dark Center of the Universe
4Perfect Disguise
5Tiny Cities Made of Ashes
6A Different City
7The Cold Part
8Alone Down There
9The Stars Are Projectors
10Wild Packs of Family Dogs
11Paper Thin Walls
12I Came as a Rat
14Life Like Weeds
15What People Are Made Of

Reissued in 2004, including four songs recorded for BBC radio: "3rd Planet", "Perfect Disguise", "Custom Concern", and "Tiny Cities Made Of Ashes".

Everywhere and His Nasty Parlour Tricks (2001, Epic)
1Willful Suspension of Disbelief
2Night on the Sun
33 Inch Horses, Two Faced Monsters
4You're the Good Things
5The Air
6So Much Beauty in Dirt
7Here It Comes
8I Came as a Rat (Long Walk off a Short Dock)

Sad Sappy Sucker (2001, K)
1Worms Vs. Birds
2Four Fingered Fisherman
3Wagon Ride Return
5From Point A To Point B
6Path of Least Resistance
7It Always Rains On A Picnic
8Dukes Up
9Think Long
10Every Penny Fed Car
11Mice Eat Cheese
12Race Car Grin You Ain't No Landmark
13Red Hand Case
14Secret Agent X-9
15Blue Cadet-3, Do You Connect?
16Call To Dial-A-Song
175-4-3-2-1 Lisp Off
19BMX Crash
20Sucker Bet
21Black Blood & Old Newagers
24Sin Gun Chaser

Recorded in 1994, not released until 2001.

Good News For People Who Love Bad News (2004, Epic)
1Horn Intro
2The World at Large
3Float On
4Ocean Breathes Salty
5Dig Your Grave
6Bury Me With It
7Dance Hall
9This Devil's Workday
10The View
11Satin in a Coffin
12Interlude (Milo)
13Blame It on the Tetons
14Black Cadillacs
15One Chance
16The Good Times Are Killing Me

The vinyl release includes the song "I've Got It All (Most)".

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