Exposé Online banner

Miserable Faith

Miserable Faith
Country
China
Profile
Miserable Faith (痛苦的信仰乐队 sometimes shortened to 痛仰 or Tongyang or Tong Young) formed in 1999 at Beijing’s Midi School of Music, part of the rising tide of metal acts in the capital, and released their first album in 2001. Since that time, their musical style has shifted away from hardcore and metal towards more folk-oriented and acoustic sounds, though with no loss in intensity.
Website
http://site.douban.com/miserablefaith
Related articles (5)
Releases on file (6)
Tong Young — May Love Be without Worries Tong Young — May Love Be without Worries
((Not on label) no#, 2014, CD)
Miserable Faith — Bloom Miserable Faith — Bloom
(Jiuzhou, 2010, CD)
Miserable Faith — Change Your Life Miserable Faith — Change Your Life
(Miniless Recordings MMDLLP016, 2009, CD)
Miserable Faith — The Music Won't Be Stopped Miserable Faith — The Music Won't Be Stopped
((Not on label) no#, 2008, CD)
Miserable Faith — No (Bu) Miserable Faith — No (Bu)
((Not on label) no#, 2006, CD)
Miserable Faith — This Is a Problem Miserable Faith — This Is a Problem
(Howl Records China, 2001, CD)

Latest news

2020-10-14
Audion Is Back in Business – Our esteemed colleague Alan Freeman has restarted Audion Magazine after a seven year hiatus. The new incarnation is available online on their Bandcamp site. Audion's history goes back to 1984, and included 58 issues up to 2013. Issue #59 is available now, and #60 is in the works. » Read more

2020-10-06
Romantic Warriors IV – Krautrock (Part 2) Is in the Works – Zeitgeist Media, the people who have brought us the great series of documentary films chronicling the history of progressive rock, are working on the second installment of their examination of German music. Krautrock 2 will focus on artists from Münich such as Guru Guru, Amon Düül II, Xhol Caravan, Kraan, Witthüser & Westrupp, and Popol Vuh. » Read more

2020-09-09
Simeon Coxe RIP – Simeon Coxe, best known for his experimental electronics in the band Silver Apples, has died at the age of 82. The band's 1968 debut album set the stage for both German electronic music and experimental punk music a decade later. Coxe died on September 8 from pulmonary fibrosis. » Read more

2020-09-05
Gary Peacock RIP – Legendary bassist Gary Peacock, veteran of many recordings and performances with Paul Bley, George Russell, Roland Kirk, Bill Evans, Tony Williams, and many more. » Read more

2020-07-22
Tim Smith RIP – Tim Smith, leader of the eccentric band Cardiacs, has died at the age of 59 after many years of health problems. Cardiacs was known for intense and complicated music that combined punk energy with the rhythmic and harmonic sophistication of progressive rock. » Read more


Previously in Exposé...

Vander / Top / Blasquiz / Garber - "Sons" Document 1973 - Le Manor – With the relase of AKT I - Les Voix de Magma, Christian Vander launched his new label to release live and unreleased studio material to all the eager Magma fans around the world, following the...  (1994) » Read more

David Torn / Mick Karn / Terry Bozzio - Polytown – David Torn (guitars, effects), Mick Karn (fretless bass) and Terry Bozzio (drums, percussion) have all been around the block, and this unlikely trio have released one of the years most interesting and...  (1994) » Read more

Nicky Skopelitis & Raoul Björkenheim - Revelator – By this point, I hope all Exposé readers have gone out and purchased at least a few Steve Tibbetts albums. If you have, and you love them as much as I do, you probably wouldn’t mind...  (2001) » Read more

Gamelan Sekar Jaya - American Works for Balinese Gamelan Orchestra – The tiny island of Bali in Indonesia carries over a thousand years of rich musical tradition, originally founded in the collision of Javanese, Hindu, and indigenous cultures, the music of Bali is...  (1994) » Read more

Flying Luttenbachers - Infection & Decline – So imagine the Fripp / Bruford / Wetton lineup of King Crimson getting getting into a big argument, getting really drunk (I know – it never would have happened, but imagine it) and cranking...  (2003) » Read more



Listen & discover



Print issues