TV on the Radio

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TV on the Radio are an American indie rock band formed in 2001 in Brooklyn, New York.

The group has released several EPs including their debut Young Liars (2003), and four critically acclaimed studio albums: Desperate Youth, Blood Thirsty Babes (2004), Return to Cookie Mountain (2006), Dear Science (2008), and Nine Types of Light (2011). A fifth studio album, Seeds, was released on November 18, 2014.

For the bulk of the band's existence, the core TV on the Radio lineup has been Tunde Adebimpe (vocals/loops), David Andrew Sitek (guitars/keyboards/loops), Kyp Malone (vocals/guitars/bass/loops), Jaleel Bunton (drums/vocals/loops/guitars) and Gerard Smith (bass/keyboards) as official members. In Summer 2013, the band released the singles "Mercy" and "Million Miles", their first releases since Nine Types of Light.

Other contributors have included David Bowie, Nick Zinner of Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Trent Reznor of Nine Inch Nails, Kazu Makino of Blonde Redhead, Martin Perna of Antibalas, and Katrina Ford of Celebration.

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Year Title RatingReleases
2004 Desperate Youth, Blood Thirsty Babes 4
2006 Return to Cookie Mountain 3.35 5
2008 Dear Science 5 6
2011 Nine Types of Light 5 6
2014 Seeds 3

Album + Demo

Year Title RatingReleases
2002 OK Calculator 3 1


Year Title RatingReleases
2004 Staring at the Sun 1
2004 New Health Rock 3
2006 Wolf Like Me 2
2007 Province 3
2009 Dancing Choose 1
2011 Chemical Peels 1
2013 Million Miles 1
2013 Mercy b/w Million Miles 1
2013 Mercy 1
2014 Happy Idiot 1


Year Title RatingReleases
2003 Young Liars 3 1
2009 Read Silence 1
2011 World Cafe Live EP 3

EP + Live

Year Title RatingReleases
2007 Live at Amoeba Music 1
2007 Live Session EP (iTunes Exclusive) 1

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