Sounds Like: Killing Joke: Official, The Sisters of Mercy, Echo and the Bunnymen, Joy Division, Editors
Label: Late Century Records
Bio: Contact The Rope: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Rope is a rock band from Minneapolis, Minnesota, founded in 2010 by Jesse Hagon (Vocals), Michael Browning (Guitar), Sam Richardson (Bass Guitar), and Matt Evans (Drums).
In the spring of 2011, The Rope released their six-song debut EP on the...See Full Bio
“The Rope have a sultry darkness around them that is like a siren song sounding above the shiny, Moog-soaked din that the post-punk scene in Minneapolis has become of late. Pulling pieces from the best parts of '80s post-punk (Joy Division and Psychedelic Furs in particular), they do it louder, tighter, and simply better than most everyone else, dialing back the tongue-in-cheek references and simply allowing the material to stand or fall on its own, elevating the risk and, in turn, adding weight to the songs.”