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Cage the Elephant

Although chart success in England was an unlikely first step to fame for a band from Bowling Green, Kentucky, mainstream rock band Cage the Elephant achieved just that. Formed by Matt Shultz, Brad Shultz, Jared Champion, Lincoln Parish, and Daniel Tichenor, the group earned a contract with the Relentless label and released the "Free Love" single late in 2007. A support slot for the Pigeon Detectives beckoned in early 2008, and follow-up single "Ain't No Rest for the Wicked" reached the Top 40 in June. The group's self-titled debut followed soon after, becoming a respectable commercial and critical success. Two years later they returned with the single "Shake Me Down," while early 2011 saw the release of their second album, Thank You Happy Birthday. In early 2012, the band released the live CD and DVD Live from the Vic in Chicago, which captured performances from their sold-out two-night run at the famous Chicago venue. Returning to the studio, the band recorded its third album, Melophobia. Released in October 2013, the album saw the group collaborating with Alison Mosshart (the Kills, the Dead Weather) and featured the modern rock radio hit "Come a Little Closer." During the Melophobia era, Cage the Elephant parted ways with their founding guitarist, Lincoln Parish, who went on to focus on producing for other artists in Nashville. In late 2015, the band released its fourth album, Tell Me I'm Pretty, which was produced by Dan Auerbach of onetime tourmates the Black Keys. The ensemble embarked on both nationwide and European tours in promotion of the record throughout 2016 to rapturous success. Cage the Elephant continued performing throughout early 2017 with a series of intimate, stripped-down, unplugged shows around the States that spanned their entire back catalog. The performances were captured and chronicled in their second live release, Unpeeled, which arrived in the early summer of 2017. ~ Chris True
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Cage the Elephant

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    Adult Alternative

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Albums by
Cage the Elephant

Top Songs by
Cage the Elephant

  1.   Song
  2.   Ain't No Rest For The Wicked
  3.   Shake Me Down
  4.   In One Ear
  5.   Come a Little Closer
  6.   Back Against The Wall
  7.   Aberdeen
  8.   Mess Around
  9.   Trouble
  10.   Cigarette Daydreams
  11.   Around My Head
  12.   Take It or Leave It
  13.   Cold Cold Cold
  14.   Whole Wide World
  15.   Spiderhead
  16.   Too Late to Say Goodbye
  17.   Always Something
  18.   Sell Yourself
  19.   Indy Kidz
  20.   It's Just Forever
  21.   James Brown
  22.   Hypocrite
  23.   Flow
  24.   Halo
  25.   Cry Baby
  26.   Punchin' Bag
  27.   Back Stabbin' Betty
  28.   Telescope
  29.   Portuguese Knife Fight
  30.   Tiny Little Robots
  31.   That's Right
  32.   Teeth
  33.   Black Widow
  34.   Drones In The Valley
  35.   Free Love
  36.   2024
  37.   Sweetie Little Jean
  38.   The Lonesome Death of Hattie Carroll
  39.   Sabertooth Tiger
  40.   Lotus
  41.   Psycho Killer
  42.   Rubber Ball
  43.   Right Before My Eyes
  44.   Japanese Buffalo
  45.   Judas
  46.   Soil To The Sun
  47.   Shiver
  48.   How Are You True

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