When you first heard the news that Osama Bin Laden had been killed in a city named Abbottabad, how did you think that city's name was spelled? If you’re one for sounding things out, chances are you would have gone with “Abadabad. ” That’s the spelling Jeremy Lee Given assumed, and named his band after it.
iatv Archive: September, 2011
When put on the spot to define The Organic Sound Project's genre, IAtv host Ben Maitland-Lewis responded with "eclectic folk awesomeness. " While many a genre label and much affirmative sentiment has been applied to OSP's music over the years, eclectic is one adjective that especially rings true with this Boston based quintet.
With its repetitive rotation and narrow palate, it's easy to get disillusioned by commercial radio. However, the world of college radio is a different story, and holds more influence than you might think.
It’s not uncommon for musicians to let the itch for further artistic exploration get the best of them. Some try out a different role in their current band, others go a step further and create their own side/solo project.