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Cinder Block (born Cindy Morgan, May 13, 1961) is an American punk rock vocalist and visual artist.[1] Cinder sang for Fat Wreck Chords band, Tilt from 1992 to 2001.[2]

Cinder Block
Cinder of retching red.jpg
Cinder Block performing with Retching Red, 2005.
Background information
Birth nameCindy Morgan
Also known asCinder Bischoff
BornMay 13, 1961 (1961-05-13) (age 58)
OriginLincoln, Nebraska, US
GenresHardcore punk, punk rock
Instrumentsvocals
Years active1983-present
LabelsFat Wreck Chords, Lookout! Records, Rodent Popsicle Records
Associated actsTilt, Retching Red, Fabulous Disaster

She sang with the all-female band Fabulous Disaster for a short time.[3] She would then go on to form the hardcore punk band, Retching Red.[4]

Her lyrics typically focus on left wing political themes and other irreverent topics.[5]

She was married to Jeffrey Bischoff, former Tilt guitarist, with whom she co-founded a licensing and merchandising store, Cinder Block Inc.[6] Cinder makes silkscreens and has been doing so for almost two decades.[7] She also worked for Fabula magazine and Punk Rock Confidential.[8] Cinder earned a BFA in Theatre from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cinder Block facts". Freebase. August 8, 2007.[dead link]
  2. ^ "I found this song in the road: Tilt- Viewers Like You". Songsfromtheroad.blogspot.com. August 22, 2008.
  3. ^ http://www.aversion.com/news/news_article.cfm?news_id=1888[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ Punknews
  5. ^ "Bands: Fat Wreck Chords". Fatwreck.com. Fat Wreck Chords. Retrieved April 5, 2012.
  6. ^ http://www.praguepost.com/articles/2006/04/12/the-feminine-force.php
  7. ^ [1]
  8. ^ https://www.webcitation.org/query?url=http://www.geocities.com/hollywood/2200/art37.html&date=2009-10-22+23:56:55

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