Sputniks Down are a Scottish band. Signed to Edinburgh's , Sputniks Down (named after a song by Lou Barlow's Folk Implosion) were a three piece from Bishopbriggs on the outskirts of Glasgow. They produced instrumental electronica with 'Eno-esque gorgeousness'. 'The Young Marble Giants stepping out with a prozac-ed up Godspeed You! Black Emperor while the Mary Chain bite their ankles'. Influences also included such bands as Tortoise and Mogwai.

Property Value
dbo:abstract
  • Sputniks Down are a Scottish band. Signed to Edinburgh's , Sputniks Down (named after a song by Lou Barlow's Folk Implosion) were a three piece from Bishopbriggs on the outskirts of Glasgow. They produced instrumental electronica with 'Eno-esque gorgeousness'. 'The Young Marble Giants stepping out with a prozac-ed up Godspeed You! Black Emperor while the Mary Chain bite their ankles'. Influences also included such bands as Tortoise and Mogwai. They were one of the first bands from the UK (along with fellow Glaswegians Mogwai) to play instrumental, post-rock and subsequently formed an important part of the early 2000s Glasgow music scene. (en)
dbo:activeYearsEndYear
  • 1996-01-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:activeYearsStartYear
  • 1996-01-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:associatedBand
dbo:associatedMusicalArtist
dbo:background
  • group_or_band
dbo:genre
dbo:hometown
dbo:recordLabel
dbo:thumbnail
dbo:wikiPageEditLink
dbo:wikiPageExternalLink
dbo:wikiPageExtracted
  • 2019-06-16 19:14:19Z (xsd:date)
dbo:wikiPageHistoryLink
dbo:wikiPageID
  • 7968672 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageLength
  • 6248 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageModified
  • 2018-12-21 00:58:34Z (xsd:date)
dbo:wikiPageOutDegree
  • 40 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionID
  • 874705128 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionLink
dbp:wikiPageUsesTemplate
dbp:wordnet_type
dct:subject
rdf:type
rdfs:comment
  • Sputniks Down are a Scottish band. Signed to Edinburgh's , Sputniks Down (named after a song by Lou Barlow's Folk Implosion) were a three piece from Bishopbriggs on the outskirts of Glasgow. They produced instrumental electronica with 'Eno-esque gorgeousness'. 'The Young Marble Giants stepping out with a prozac-ed up Godspeed You! Black Emperor while the Mary Chain bite their ankles'. Influences also included such bands as Tortoise and Mogwai. (en)
rdfs:label
  • Sputniks Down (en)
owl:sameAs
foaf:depiction
foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf
foaf:name
  • Sputniks Down (en)
is foaf:primaryTopic of