Alien Ant Farm

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Alien Ant Farm Biography

Alien Ant Farm formed in 1996 in the USA as a grunge and alternative metal band.

In 2000, Alien Ant Farm signed with DreamWorks SKG for their debut album (ANThology) and then the band began touring in 2001.

Their cover of Michael Jackson's song, 'Smooth Criminal', was a #1 single in Australia and New Zealand and a #3 single in the United Kingdom. Their following single 'Movies' was a Top 5 hit in the United Kingdom and a Top 20 hit in New Zealand.

The band was involved in a bus accident whilst touring in Spain. The driver died and the band members had several injuries, including a broken neck for lead singer Dryden Mitchell.

Finally in winter 2002, Alien Ant Farm returned to the studio to work on their next album (truANT), which was released in 2003 produced by Stone Temple Pilots' Robert and Dean DeLeo.

The song 'Glow' has been a mainstream radio success, whilst also achieving long lasting top 20 success in New Zealand.

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Black Eyed Peas have pulled out of this weekend's Michael Jackson tribute concert.The 'I Gotta Feeling' group - one of...

Alien Ant Farm & P.o.d. To Headline Benefit For Tragic Teen

3rd September 2010

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Alien Ant Farm Return

18th February 2008

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6th April 2006

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Alien Ant Farm Guitarist Quits Band

31st October 2003

ALIEN ANT FARM guitarist TERRY CORSO has walked out on his band, citing "irreconcilable differences". The SMOOTH CRIMINAL rockers...

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SXSW Music Festival

7th March 2014

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