First Wave Hello - The Lord & its Penguin (Full Length Album) C.D.
2006 Debut Full Length Album by San Diego Rock band First Wave Hello. For fans of Hum, Failure, Mew, Autolux, Chavez, Year of the Rabbit, The Rentals, etc.
First Wave Hello was a band from San Diego CA, that existed from 2004 - 2008
Influenced by 80's Synth Pop, Early 90's Alternative, & Late 90's Post Hardcore, First Wave Hello initially gained recognition in 2006 for their Self Released Debut LP, The Lord & Its Penguin. Drawing comparison to such artist as the Rentals, Hum, & Failure the band was able to showcase their ability to write Dark Melodic Pop Songs with Synthesizer Driven Hooks, & Heavy Dissonant Guitar Tones. With the help of Producer Ken Andrews (Failure, Year of the Rabbit, ON) mixing the record, its colorful sound scape was brought to it's full potential.
The band went on 3 full US tours from 06 - 07, two of which opening support/backing band for Ken Andrews (Failure/ON/Year of the Rabbit)
First Wave Hello decided to call it quits in 2008.
1 Everything Automatic
2 Our Best Policy
3 Falling Apart
4 Healthy Amount Of Self Loathing
5 Lay Down
6 Portable People
8 24 Hour Protection
9 Dog Show World
10 Nothing Like Nausea
11 Submarine Decibels