Beat Happening

Beat Happening was one of the most influential bands in the American post-punk indie underground not so much for their music, but rather for their attitude towards making music and producing albums. Throughout their career, Beat Happening maintained a defiantly independent stance, playing the simple music that they wanted without bowing to commercial pressures. They also established and maintained a record label and a network of musicians that were committed to helping each other rather than competing with each other.

Calvin Johnson is a native of Olympia, Washington. Johnson moved around quite a bit as a boy... Read More

Rock, Alternative/Indie, Lo-Fi
City Of Origin:
Olympia, ,Washington United States
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