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'68 are an American post-hardcore/alternative rock/blues rock band from Atlanta, Georgia. The band consists of vocalist/guitarist Josh Scogin (formerly of Norma Jean and The Chariot) and drummer Michael McClellan (formerly of Becoming the Archetype and Young Carolina). The band formed in 2013, following the split of The Chariot. A 7" titled Midnight was released in December 2013 via No Sleep Records and sold out within a day of going on sale. The release features two original songs, "Three is a Crowd" and "Third Time is a Charm. Read more on Last.fm

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Live: ’68 @ London Upstairs at The Garage – 17 August 2014

August 18th, 2014

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We’ve already ranted and raved about how much we like In Humor And Sadness, the debut album from Josh Scogin’s new band ’68. As frontman of his former outfit, The Chariot, Scogin had a reputation of being a firebrand frontman, turning gigs into furious maelstroms of flying bodies – can he transform that energy to better suit the less frantic sounds of ’68 though? We sent Hugh Platt down to investigate.

Six things we learned watching ’68 in London…

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Album: ’68 – In Humor And Sadness

August 15th, 2014

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’68
In Humor And Sadness
eOne Music/Good Fight Music
18 August 2014

by Hugh Platt

As sad as the disbanding on The Chariot in 2013 was, their frontman Josh Scogin’s decision to punctuate his career with this new band rather than muscling his (now former) band into the direction he has pursued here, was the right one to make. ’68 aren’t easily comparable to either them or Scogin’s other former outfit, journeymen metalcore outfit Norma Jean, and to try to foister the sheer visceral intent of these songs upon that band would not have been anywhere near as effective as letting them be their own thing is.

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