Nine Black Alps Biography
Singer + guitarist Sam Forrest, guitarist David Jones, bassist Martin Cohen and drummer James Galley formed this Alternative-Rock band in Manchester, ENGLAND, in 2003; a deal with Island Records followed two years later.
After gathering a following around their hometown the band recorded their debut full-length CD, "Everything Is", which was released in June 2005, and included their 2004's single "Cosmopolitan" as well as a U.K. Top 40 hit titled "Unsatisfied". Nine Black Alps also supported the album with shows opening for the likes of the Kaiser Chiefs, Hard-Fi and Weezer.
The band's sophomore album, "Love / Hate", was released in October 2007 and Nine Black Alps' third outing, "Sirens", followed five years later.