Crash Karma

Crash Karma is a Canadian alternative rock supergroup consisting of lead singer Edwin (of I Mother Earth),[1] Mike Turner (formerly of Our Lady Peace), Jeff Burrows (of The Tea Party), and Amir Epstein of Zygote.[2]

Crash Karma
Crash Karma, June 2011
Crash Karma, June 2011
Background information
OriginToronto, Ontario, Canada
GenresRock, alternative rock, pop rock
Years active2008–present
LabelseOne Music
Associated actsOur Lady Peace, I Mother Earth, The Tea Party, Zygote, Fair Ground
Websitecrashkarma.com
MembersJeff Burrows
Edwin
Amir Epstein
Mike Turner

HistoryEdit

Crash Karma was founded when Edwin, Epstein and Turner came together in 2008. Burrows was recruited soon after.[3] The band's first full live concert was held in Burlington, Ontario on June 20, 2009. Their first single "Awake" was self-released in July, 2009.[4] Their self-titled debut album was produced by founding member Mike Turner and was released in March, 2010.[5]

In 2013, the band released an album, Rock Musique Deluxe, and was featured on CHCH Television's program Live Music.[6] They then went on tour in support of the album.[7]

Band membersEdit

Current
  • Edwin – lead vocals (2008–present)
  • Mike Turner – guitar, backing vocals (2008–present)
  • Amir Epstein – bass guitar, backing vocals (2008–present)
  • Jeff Burrows – drums, percussion (2008–present)

DiscographyEdit

Studio albumsEdit

SinglesEdit

Year Song Chart
positions [8]
Album
CAN CAN
Rock
CAN
Alt
2009 "Awake" 5 17 Crash Karma
2010 "Fight" 9 18
"On My Own" 15
2013 "Tomorrow" (featuring Ian D'Sa) 11 Rock Musique Deluxe

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Reunited and it feels so good: I Mother Earth’s Tanna bros are touring again with Edwin". Red Deer Advocates, Lana Michelin. Jul 17th, 2017
  2. ^ "Sometimes, karma totally rocks (22 photos)", Soo Today, Oct 21, 2013 by: Donna Hopper
  3. ^ "Crash Karma returns to Kingston with rocking new album" Archived September 1, 2017, at the Wayback Machine. by Jim Barber Kingston Heritage, Sep 23, 2013
  4. ^ "Crash Karma revive CanRock's 90's glory days" Archived September 1, 2017, at the Wayback Machine. By: Graham Rockingham, Metro Canada, on Fri Mar 19 2010
  5. ^ "Crash Karma lands on its feet:. Windsor Star, September 20, 2013 |
  6. ^ "Crash Karma". Live Music, CHCH Television, October 25, 2013.
  7. ^ "Crash Karma brings 4 rock veterans together". Global News, October 23, 2013a
  8. ^ Crash Karma Chart Positions and Trajectories

External linksEdit