Tracktor Bowling

Tracktor Bowling is a Russian nu metal band, formed in Moscow in 1996.[1]

Tracktor Bowling
Tracktor bowling live.jpeg
Background information
OriginMoscow, Russia
GenresNu metal, alternative metal
Years active1996–2017
LabelsMoroz Records
A-ONE Records
Souyz Music
Associated actsLouna, Slot
Websitetracktorbowling.ru
MembersLusine "Lou" Gevorkyan
Alexander "Kondrat" Kondratyev
Andrey "Mult" Ponasutkin
Vitaliy "Vit" Demidenko
Stepan Chetverikov
Past membersMila
Grek
Klark
Den
Che Gevara

HistoryEdit

The group formed in 1996. In 2000, their demo-track record "Mutatsiya" ("Mutation") gained early success and netted them a budding reputation as leaders of the Moscow alternative rock scene.[2]

Their debut album was released in 2002. The group has released five albums, one Live-album, one DVD and some singles. It is a popular modern Russian alternative metal band, alongside ones such as Amatory, Slot, Stigmata and others.

MembersEdit

  • Lou (vocals)
  • Kondrat (vocals, guitar)
  • Mult (guitar)
  • Vit (bass)
  • Stepan (drums)

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Nominee / work Award Result
2003 - Finalist in nomination «Best Russian Act» in Moscow Alternative Music Awards Nominated
2006 - Best Act 2005–2006 in Russian Alternative Music Prize Won
2007 - Finalist in nomination «Best Alternative Act» in Moskovskij Komsomolets Newspaper Nominated
2008 Song «Время» Best Soundtrack (for «Nirvana» Movie) in Moscow Alternative Music Awards Won

DiscographyEdit

AlbumsEdit

  • Напролом (2002)
  • Черта (2005)[3]
  • Шаги по стеклу (2006)
  • Tracktor Bowling (2010)[4][5][6][7]
  • Бесконечность (2015)

SinglesEdit

  • It’s Time To… (2005)
  • Время (2008)
  • Поколение Рок (2008)
  • Ни шагу назад (2009)

DVDsEdit

  • Два шага до… и год после (2006)

Demo recordingsEdit

  • Alternative Invasion Vol.1 (1997)
  • Мутация (1999)
  • Мутация 2 [000] (2000)

LiteratureEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://hazzen.com/music/bands/tracktor_bowling/bio
  2. ^ Metal Storm http://www.metalstorm.net/bands/biography.php?band_id=6092&bandname=Tracktor+Bowling. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. ^ http://www.ozon.ru/context/detail/id/3514344/
  4. ^ http://www.nneformat.ru/reviews/?id=5944
  5. ^ http://www.km.ru/music/0ab705b5a0b34db28a37f3f411aceb46
  6. ^ http://www.zvuki.ru/R/P/22795/
  7. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-04-25. Retrieved 2011-04-04.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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