Band name: Motion City Soundtrack
Label: None (Formerly Columbia Records)
Years active: 1997-present
Justin Pierre (lead vocals and guitar) Joshua Cain (lead guitar and backing vocals) Jesse Johnson (Moog, keys) Matthew Taylor (bass) Tony Thaxton (drums)
- 2003: I Am the Movie
- 2005: Commit This to Memory
- 2007: Even if It Kills Me
- 2010: My Dinosaur Life
Mixing infectious pop hooks with punk and shoe-gaze riffs, Motion City Soundtrack is a Minneapolis five-piece pop punk band with a huge following.
MCS burst onto the scene in 2003 with their debut ‘I Am The Movie’ and after a spell on Epitaph Records found themselves signed with major label Columbia Records.
Best known for their use of the Moog synth, Motion City Soundtrack have created a unique sound which has won them fans the world over and given them a string of hits.