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Cheer-Accident

Cheer-Accident
Country
United States
Profile
Cheer-Accident is an American indie rock ensemble headed by Thymme Jones. Jones took the name of the band from a Hallmark Cards shopping display, and first formed the group in 1981 with singer Jim Drummond and drummer Mike Greenlees. In recent years, their music has moved from eccentric art-pop into more progressive territory, but just about anything is fair game for this eclectic band.
Photo by Vilma Jovaisa
Website
http://www.cheer-accident.com
Related articles (5)
Releases on file (12)
Cheer-Accident — Putting off Death Cheer-Accident — Putting off Death
(Cuneiform Rune 446, 2017, CD)
Cheer-Accident — No Ifs, Ands or Dogs Cheer-Accident — No Ifs, Ands or Dogs
(Cuneiform Rune 326, 2011, CD)
Various Artists — Romantic Warriors: A Progressive Music Saga Various Artists — Romantic Warriors: A Progressive Music Saga
(Zeitgeist Media 1, 2010, DVD)
Cheer-Accident — Fear Draws Misfortune Cheer-Accident — Fear Draws Misfortune
(Cuneiform Rune 276, 2009, CD)
Cheer-Accident — Introducing Lemon Cheer-Accident — Introducing Lemon
(Skin Graft GR71CD, 2005, CD)
Cheer-Accident — What Sequel? Cheer-Accident — What Sequel?
(Pravda PR 6386, 2005, CD)
Cheer-Accident — Gumballhead the Cat Cheer-Accident — Gumballhead the Cat
(Skin Graft GR 67CD, 2003, CD)
Cheer-Accident — Salad Days Cheer-Accident — Salad Days
(Skin Graft GR123, 2000/2017, CD)
Cheer-Accident — Trading Balloons Cheer-Accident — Trading Balloons
(Skin Graft GR124, 1999/2017, CD)
Cheer-Accident — Enduring the American Dream Cheer-Accident — Enduring the American Dream
(Pravda PR6367, 1997, CD)
Cheer-Accident — Dumb Ask Cheer-Accident — Dumb Ask
(Complacency CPCD02002, 1991, CD)
Cheer-Accident — Sever Roots Tree Dies Cheer-Accident — Sever Roots Tree Dies
(Freakshow Records FSCD 010, 1988/2007, CD)

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