ARTIST / BAND: TV On The Radio
SONG (MP3): Staring At The Sun
ALBUM: Young Liars
FILE UNDER: Indie / Rock / Alternative
INFO: TV on the Radio (often abbreviated to TVOTR) is a New York City indie rock band formed in 2001 whose music spans genres as diverse as free jazz, a cappella/doo-wop, soul, trip-hop and electro. The group has released several EPs including their debut Young Liars (2003), and two acclaimed albums, 2004's Desperate Youth, Blood Thirsty Babes and their most recent, Return to Cookie Mountain (2006), which received wider notice and appeared near the top of several end-of-year lists. Rolling Stone magazine voted it the fourth best album of the year, and Spin magazine voted the band as 2006 Artist of the Year.