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Diode

Years Active 2001 to present

Genre Indie

Members Jenny Griffiths, Rosie Rooney, Kevin Robertson

Describe Your Sound

Diode are a Perth-based band whose style mixes experimental pop/rock with DIY and noise leanings. Diode is also notable for founding their own record label, Low Noise Recordings,which is fully self-funded. Diode have expressed a wide variety of influences, ranging from Lo-fi giants,Sonic Youth to My Bloody Valentine and Nico.

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Contact

Kevin Robertson
k5rob@yahoo.com

Formation

Diode were founded in 2001 by artist Kevin Robertson (drums,electronics), formerly of the band Junkspacer and Jenny Griffiths (guitar keyboard, vocals) and were later joined by Rosie Rooney on bass and vocals.

Influences

Cat Hope, Furchick

Career Highlights

Tote Bar Melbourne, Linden Gallery Melbourne, PICA, the Art Gallery of WA.

Current Activity

Mixing a new Album.

Shared Members With

The Whitlam Years, Spooky, Junkspacer, Abe Sade

Releases by Diode

Second Circle

Low Noise Recordings

2014

https://itunes.apple.com/au/album/second-circle-ep/id869322927

Meckering

Low Noise Recordings

2009

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Diode

Low Noise Recordings

2007

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