Employing these guerrilla tactics, oso has made music in cities across the United States and Europe, even performing— with Phil atop his unicycle—on a moving bus in South London. oso began out of the rubble of Chicago post-rock group Volta Do Mar in 2003. The band has been performing in California since 2004, and throughout the US since 2005. During the summers of 2007 and 2008, oso had residencies the UK, playing extensively in London, Glasgow, and Edinburgh, as well as short stints in Berlin and Istanbul.
Based in Santa Barbara, CA, oso has shared the stage locally with such notable national touring acts as Dengue Fever, Extra Golden, Deerhoof, and Kaki King. In Spring 2009 returned to the UK for a two-week string of shows, playing the same streets and clubs from the previous summers in front of a growing UK fan base. The remainder of 2009 will see oso touring the South and Midwest, while recording a new album in between several west coast runs. Using a D.I.Y.
approach to touring and recording, oso has self-produced three albums and continue to evolve how they perform music live and in the studio. oso is Phil Taylor—guitar, voice, words, art; Tim Beutler—drums, accordion, voice; Andrew Fedders—bass, voice;Nick Coventry—violin, slide guitar, voice. 2) Secondly, OSO, which is typically written in all capitals as "OSO," is a gangsta rap artist from the Darkroom Familia. Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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