Outlaws of Ravenhurst
This article is an altered version from Outlaws of Ravenhurst's Wikipedia Entry, August 27, 2014.
|Outlaws of Ravenhurst|
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Dan D'Agostino, Gabe Antal, and Ken Murdoch
photo courtesy of Arif Ansari, 2011
|Origin||Calgary, AB, Canada / Oberlin, OH, United States|
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Outlaws of Ravenhurst are a Canadian/American rock band first formed in August 2005, in Cologne, Germany. The band is composed of bassist Dan D'Agostino, guitarist and vocalist Ken Murdoch Jr., and drummer Gabe Antal. The band was first conceived by D'Agostino and Murdoch as a concept loosely based on a book of the same title by Sister M. Imelda Wallace.
The band first released their debut album, "Book I," in November 2011. The album was paid for by crowd funding through the website Kickstarter. It is a concept album that explores medieval themes of fantasy. The album reached the #1 spot of CJSW's "Loud" chart in 2012.
They were commissioned to write two songs for the soundtrack to the film Lloyd the Conqueror, featuring Brian Posehn, Mike Smith and Harland Williams, along with fellow Canadian bands 3 Inches of Blood, Bison B.C. and Miesha and the Spanks. The soundtrack is being released on Century Media Records, however, the band self-released a single of both songs on January 3, 2013. It peaked at spot #8 of CJSW's "Top 30" chart.
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