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There is more than one artist called Shapes:

[1] Shapes are a 3 piece band from Birmingham.

SHAPES has been going since January 08. They released their debut EP in May 08 and toured with OK Pilot, and have continued gigging throughout the UK.

Now signed to Big Scary Monsters with their 2nd EP 'The Pasture, The Oil' released May 2009 and plenty more touring on it's way.

"...a passionately convicted music drawing in the power of post-hardcore, the technicality of mathcore and the uplifting fist-in-the-air ethic of punkrock." Read more on

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Live & Photos: One Unique Signal, Shapes + Bastions @ London Bermondsey Biscuit Factory – 04 June 2012

June 20th, 2012

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Before Download Festival all kicked off, we headed down to an old Biscuit Factory in South London to watch a bunch of experimental hardcore bands in a handmade wooden box. This is what we do for fun around here. Hugh Platt took care of the words; Shaziya Niamh was in charge of the photos.

Six things we learned from watching experimental hardcore in an old Biscuit Factory in South London:

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Future Hits 036: Shapes

June 10th, 2009

Coming from legendary indie label Big Scary Monsters’ stable stable, Shapes have already had a busy spring and are about to have a busy summer too. We fitted them in for the Future Hits treatment…

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From: Birmingham, UK
Sounds like: Fugazi, Mogwai, clever post-hardcore

Thrash Hits verdict: If you like your music jaunty, angular (jangular?) and “mathy”, then Shapes could well be the band for you. Don’t ask them to tell you a joke though. You’ll be disappointed.

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