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Koala Fires

Rank #72 US Cincinnati, OH Rock / Indie / Pop

50% of sales go to the charity Fender Music Foundation.

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Sounds Like: Mission of Burma, Weezer, Silversun Pickups, The Koala Fires

Bio: "The Koala Fires have all the hallmarks of good pop songwriting nailed down: infectious hooks, well-placed melodic shifts, and, perhaps best of all, songs that are exactly the length they need to be."- Joe Hemmerling, Tinymixtapes.com

2008 Cincinnati Entertainment Award Nominees for "New Artist ... See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: RT @cincy_music: The @KoalaFires give it to you Straight Up. Say goodbye to the band this Saturday: http://t.co/GYwjpB3f2f


“Inspired by the glory days of American Indie Rock as it first blossomed, the Koala Fires' great melodies, slanted and enchanted arrangements and instrumental quirks make them appealing even if you weren't born until 10 years after You're Living All Over Me was.”
—  Mike Breen, CityBeat
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    Doom of the Norns Released on Aug 24, 2013
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    Ashes to Ashes - B-sides,... Released on Jun 1, 2013


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  • 2013

    Aug 24

    Cincinnati, OH, US | 8:00pm

    Cincinnati, OH, US
    Sat Aug 24, 2013 8:00pm


    The Koala Fires will release their sophomore full length 'Doom of the Norns' on August 24, 2013. That evening at Mayday in Northside, they will host a stellar bill to celebrate, and if you're going that way, they're going that way too. Many more details to come! Stay tuned by joining the event. Koala Fires http://www.koalafires.com/ (Preorder the album in due time!) Brighton, MA (Chicago) http://www.brightonma.net/ Jody Stapleton and the Generals http://www.jodystapletonandthegenerals.com/ 21+ $7.00 cover at the door

  • 2013

    Jun 1

    Cincinnati, OH, US | 8:00pm

    Cincinnati, OH, US
    Sat Jun 01, 2013 8:00pm


    Koala Fires "Ashes to Ashes" Rarities album, and "Grim is the Doom of the Norns" single release party

  • 2013

    May 24

    Columbus, OH, US | 8:00pm

    Columbus, OH, US
    Fri May 24, 2013 8:00pm


    Speed Governor's Album Release Party!

  • 2013

    Apr 6

    Cincinnati, OH, US | 8:00pm

    Cincinnati, OH, US
    Sat Apr 06, 2013 8:00pm


    Koala Fires + Jody Stapleton and the Generals at the Comet!

  • 2013

    Feb 22

    Cincinnati, OH, US | 10:00pm

    Cincinnati, OH, US
    Fri Feb 22, 2013 10:00pm


    Koala Fires + COWGIRL w/ Koala Fires, COWGIRL

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