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The Happy Problem

The Happy Problem

Rock / Pop-Punk / Indiepunk New York, NY  US
The Prettiest Girl
The Prettiest Girl


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    Head Case Released on Nov 1, 2011
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    The Happy Problem debut EP Released on Jan 1, 2008


The Happy Problem - Curvature [OFFICIAL]


  • 2013

    Apr 27

    Albany, NY, US | 8:00pm
  • 2013

    Mar 21

    Hamden, CT, US | 7:00pm
  • 2013

    Mar 20

    Brooklyn, NY, US | 8:00pm

    9pm Automotive High School 10pm SR4 11pm Mercutio

  • 2013

    Feb 7

    New York, NY, US | 8:00pm
  • 2013

    Feb 7

    New York, NY, US | 8:00pm


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  • THEY (Artist)
    Hi again, got a great start into the week with your "Coldfish". Regards from Munich/Bavaria
  • Alan Bay (Artist)
    Alan Bay
    So powerful, guys!!! Nice songs. Greetings from Argentina :)
  • Across the Pond (Artist)
    Across the Pond
    Great music and your video is very nice. Love your songs!
  • Gabe Shakour (Artist)
    Gabe Shakour
    Awesome music! Really rocking! I liked Curvature. Keep making good music :)
  • Hamdy Rmy (Fan)
    Hamdy Rmy
    ♥ ♥ ♥ Thank you very much
  • Blabpipe (Artist)
    Luv it! Insta fan :)


  • Sam Shaber, Live in Brooklyn, 2013. Photo by Cara Howe.
  • Sam Shaber, Tony Cortes, Rich Chapple Live, NYC 6.21.12. Photo by Rita Kabalan.
  • Sam Shaber, "Curvature" video, 2013


Sounds Like: The Fratellis, No Doubt, The Raconteurs, Duran Duran, Foo Fighters

Label: Brown Chair Records

Manager: George Strayton, Secret Fire Management

Bio: Time Out New York calls The Happy Problem "a happy-go-lucky Hole." Born from the fighting energy of punk and the love of tuneful pop, and citing influences from Duran Duran to Gogol Bordello, the NYC alt pop band have just released their first full-length album, Head Case, with 11 melodic punk tu...See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: The problem with playing lots of guitars: string change blisters. #HappyProblem http://t.co/roN3lLAYuT


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Q: We are 2 guys who suffer from multiple disabilities and need help with most things. We humbly wonder if we could have one signed photo of yours, each. Possible? We adore you + your sound, lots!!

A: Hey guys - thanks for reaching out. Sorry to say, we don't have any printed photos - we're all digital at this point. Best to you both!

Asked by Malte and Bengt-Åke. Answered on Fri Apr 26 2013

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