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The band The Twilight Sad was founded in 2003. Before coming to fame, the band got it’s start in Kilsyth. Generally, music journalists would define The Twilight Sad’s style within the genre/s of post-punk revival, and other rock music.

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Frightened Rabbit

Frightened Rabbit were a Scottish indie rock band from Selkirk, formed in 2003. Initially a solo project for vocalist and guitarist Scott Hutchison, the final line-up of the band consisted of Hutchison, Grant Hutchison (drums), Billy Kennedy (guitar, bass), An... [wikipedia]
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We Were Promised Jetpacks

We Were Promised Jetpacks are a Scottish indie rock band from Edinburgh, formed in 2003. The band consists of Adam Thompson (vocals, guitar), Sean Smith (bass), and Darren Lackie (drums). Stuart McGachan (keyboards, guitar) was a member of the band from 2012 t... [wikipedia]
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Idlewild are a Scottish rock band formed in Edinburgh in 1995. The band's line-up consists of Roddy Woomble (lead vocals), Rod Jones (guitar, backing vocals), Colin Newton (drums), Andrew Mitchell (bass), and Luciano Rossi (keyboards). To date, Idlewild have r... [wikipedia]
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Arab Strap

Arab Strap are a Scottish indie rock band whose core members are Aidan Moffat and Malcolm Middleton. The band were signed to independent record label Chemikal Underground, split in 2006 and reformed in 2011.... [wikipedia]
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Owl John

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Minor Victories

Minor Victories are a British alternative rock supergroup, formed in 2015. The band members are vocalist Rachel Goswell (Slowdive), guitarists Stuart Braithwaite (Mogwai) and Justin Lockey (Editors), and film-maker James Lockey of Hand Held Cine Club.... [wikipedia]
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Malcolm Middleton

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Desperate Journalist

Desperate Journalist are an English, London-based post-punk band, formed in 2012. They released their debut album, the self-titled Desperate Journalist, in 2014, on Fierce Panda Records. A second album, Grow Up, was released in March 2017. The band's third a... [wikipedia]
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There Will Be Fireworks

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Aereogramme were a Scottish alternative rock band from Glasgow, formed in 1998, consisting of Craig B. (vocals, guitar), Iain Cook (guitar, programming), Campbell McNeil (bass) and Martin Scott (drums). Prior to their split in 2007, the band released four stud... [wikipedia]
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These New Puritans

These New Puritans are an English music group/band from Southend-on-Sea, England. It consists mainly of Jack Barnett (principal songwriter, vocalist, producer, multi-instrumentalist) and his twin brother George Barnett (drums, electronics, producer, artwork). ... [wikipedia]
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British Sea Power

British Sea Power are an English band. Their original lineup consisted of Jan Scott Wilkinson (vocals, guitar), Neil Hamilton Wilkinson (bass guitar, vocals, guitar), Eamon Hamilton (keyboards, vocals, percussion, guitar), Martin Noble (guitar), Matthew Wood (... [wikipedia]
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Swervedriver are an English alternative rock band formed in Oxford in 1989 around core members Adam Franklin and Jimmy Hartridge. Between 1989 and 1998, the band released four studio albums and numerous EPs and singles despite a considerable flux of members, m... [wikipedia]
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Wintersleep is a Canadian indie rock band formed in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 2001. Based in Halifax, the band's original lineup consisted of lead vocalist and guitarist Paul Murphy, guitarist and keyboardist Tim d'Eon, and drummer Loel Campbell. In 2002, Jud Ha... [wikipedia]
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Editors are an English rock band, formed in 2002 in Birmingham. Previously known as Pilot, The Pride and Snowfield, the band currently consists of Tom Smith (lead vocals, guitar, piano), Russell Leetch (bass guitar, synthesiser, backing vocals), Ed Lay (drums,... [wikipedia]
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The Joy Formidable

The Joy Formidable is a Welsh alternative rock band, formed in 2007 in Mold, Flintshire, and currently based in London, England. The band consists of Rhiannon "Ritzy" Bryan (lead vocals, guitar), Rhydian Dafydd (bass, vocals) and Matthew James Thomas (drums, p... [wikipedia]
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What Genre is The Twilight Sad?

The Twilight Sad genre is not easily defined. Music magazines and journalists have different opinions on a clearly defined genre for The Twilight Sad. However, many describe the style within the genre/s of post-punk revival, and other rock music.

Similar music like The Twilight Sad includes artists and songs like Frightened Rabbit, We Were Promised Jetpacks, Idlewild, Arab Strap, Owl John, Minor Victories, Malcolm Middleton, Desperate Journalist, There Will Be Fireworks, Aereogramme, These New Puritans, British Sea Power, Swervedriver, Wintersleep, Editors, The Joy Formidable,