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Justin Trosper

Musician, Unwound & Nocturnal Habits


Fi - Hi Podcast Ep 35 : Justin Trosper on Robert Wyatt's Rock Bottom.

Justin Trosper is the frontman and founding member of the post-hardcore band Unwound.  From 1991 to 2002, Unwound released seven acclaimed albums mostly issued by the Kill Rock Stars label.  From 2013 to 2015 The Numero Group celebrated the band’s entire recorded history over 13 LPs housed in four individual box sets.  Justin formed the band Survival Knife with original Unwound member Brandt Sandeno and released their debut album Loose Power in 2014.  Last year he released New Skin For Old Children, his debut solo album as Nocturnal Habits via Modest Mouse’s Glacial Pace Recordings.  The record features Unwound drummer Sara Lund as well as Dale Crover of the Melvins.  NPR Music said “His music is a study in unconventional rock that, at its edges, makes its own conventions.”

Originally aired during Fidelity High Radio on WXNA 101.5 FM Nashville - Sunday, April 16, 2017.

Music Featured in this episode...

Robert Wyatt - Little Red Riding Hood Hit the Road
Nocturnal Habits - Good Grief


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