New York post-hardcore band. 1. Bulgarian four piece instrumental stoner band - http://facebook.com/CenterBand Members: Tony - guitar Simo - drums Dido - guitar Nikolay - bass They won the Jack Daniels contest - Battle Of The Bands edition 2011. Their sound reminds of Karma To Burn, but has its own style and idea. 2. Центр (Center) is a new wave/electronica band from Moscow, Russia that started in late 1970s and enjoyed substantial popularity in the Soviet underground scene.
Its frontman is Vasily Shumov. Center was founded by Vasily Shumov in Moscow, Russia. First recordings in 1982 brought a wide recognition to the band among Soviet music underground. Center is eclectic, experimental, and very artistic. Center's music include many different and sometimes hard to identify styles.
Since early 80's Center made many albums and performances in Europe and America. First international release by Center was in 1989 by Barclay (Polygram), France. This album was picked as an album of the month by influential French magazine "Actuel". Since 1982 Center recorded more than 25 albums, composed music for movies, TV shows, and animation.
Information about Vasily Shumov and Center can be found in numerous publications and books. Two books in Russian are available as free download on this site. In the 90's Vasily Shumov moved from Moscow to Los Angeles where he continued his music and art works. In 1998 Vasily graduated from California Institute of the Arts with MFA in New Media, Music and Theater. Please visit collaborative c-e-n-t-e-r art project where you will find his short films and soundtracks. Center's latest album "Region 5 " was released in April 2005 and available as a free download on this page. Center's last five albums were created completely using web and FTP.
Many participants never met and just exchanged audio files via FTP. Everybody who are participated in recordings of new albums and also helping our site with altruistic actions called CENTROBORATORS. Centroborators are located in different places and communicate with each other mostly through the web. http://www.centromania.com/ 3. Center is a band from New York. https://centerli.bandcamp.com/ Read more on Last.fm.
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