Early 90s, just-under-the-radar indie rock mixed w/ occasional post-hardcore intensity and topped with Neil Young screaming at kids to get off his lawn.
Ohio Knife is a punch you in the gut, unforgiving, rock n’ roll band hailing from the great midwestern city of Cincinnati, USA. Utilizing off-the-beaten-path tunings, Ohio Knife’s Jason Snell brings raspy, two-toned vocals and spooky, soulful, trashy guitars while Joe Suer drops an ass-load of low-end drums, Scotty Wood provides the thumping low-end bass, and Andrew Higley, delivers all the booming fuzzed-out organ you could ever wish for in rock.
Evan and Matthew are Michigan brothers of the same mother. They played in bands. Evan moved to Bloomington, IN. Matthew went to college. Los Angeles Ken flew to Bloomington after moving to Europe and accidentally met Evan. They made a quick EP (in a day quick) and Ken flew back over the pond and didn’t return for 9 years. New York Dave and Evan met in Indianapolis, IN. at an open mic night. Planted seed sprouts. Matthew moves to Indy with a college degree from MSU. Hero Jr. born. Rehearsals. Tours. Records made. One, Backup Plan, was with Ken from a distance via SKYPE from London. Ken came to Indy for a party. He never left. True story in under 117 words.