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The Institution

The Institution

Alternative / Melodicodic hard rock / progressive San Francisco, CA  US
Ships of Tarshish
Ships of Tarshish
God Only Knows
God Only Knows
History Repeats Itself
History Repeats Itself


The Institution performing "God Only Knows"



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Jason Scott


Pete Markovina

Pete Markovina



Sounds Like: Tool, Nirvana, Incubus, Soundgarden, Pink Floyd

Label: unsigned

Manager: The Institution manages itself at this time

Bio: The Institution is San Francisco's very own flavor of alternative/melodic hard rock with a progressive twist. The band formed in late 2004 when Jay Scott (vox/guitar) met Pete Markovina (drums). Later joined by Sage Ortiz on Bass, The Institution has released their freshman LP Hegemony which is a...See Full Bio

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Artist Karma by The Institution/Chapter Two "Prima Donnas that Blow Balls"
Jan 2, 2014

This week in the second installment of Artist Karma we want to talk about bands ... [more]

Artist Karma by The Institution/Chapter one "Support your own kind son"
Dec 27, 2013

Greetings Fellow Artists, Are you supporting your own kind? Are you getting... [more]


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Q: Do you feel society owes you?

A: We are going to answer no on question 28; society does not owe us. Interesting question though. Reveal yourself por favor. Come off anon. Thanks

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