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Rainbow Danger Club

Rainbow Danger Club
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United States
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Rainbow Danger Club may have been formed in Shanghai, but they are not really Chinese, as the members were all American expats living there. RDC's music is lush and complex, tending towards lengthy stories and varied instrumentation, putting them musically into the same space as The Decemberists and Arcade Fire. They eventually relocated to Austin, Texas to continue their musical journey.
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http://www.rainbowdangerclub.com
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Releases on file (5)
Rainbow Danger Club — Treehouse Empire Rainbow Danger Club — Treehouse Empire
(Bandcamp no#, 2019, DL)
Rainbow Danger Club — Souvenirs Rainbow Danger Club — Souvenirs
(Bandcamp no#, 2013, DL)
Rainbow Danger Club — Into the Cellar Rainbow Danger Club — Into the Cellar
(Bandcamp no#, 2012, DL)
Rainbow Danger Club — Where Maps End Rainbow Danger Club — Where Maps End
(Tenzenmen 067TZM, 2011, CD)
Rainbow Danger Club — The New Atlantis Rainbow Danger Club — The New Atlantis
(Bandcamp no#, 2010, DL)

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2021-01-18
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2020-12-09
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2020-11-20
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