Waves (Mono Band song)

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Single by Mono Band
from the album Mono Band
Released May 2005
Format CD
Recorded 2005
Genre Rock
Label Gohan Records
Songwriter(s) Noel Hogan, Richard Walters
Producer(s) Noel Hogan
Mono Band singles chronology
"Run Wild"

"Run Wild"

Waves is a song by Mono Band from the album Mono Band , and was released in May 2005. [1] [2] This is the first song to be released in a physical format while "release" and "invitation" were previously offered on iTunes.

Mono Band is an Irish electronic rock band. Mono Band has a rather unusual approach in utilising a different lead vocalist for almost every song. The group first appeared when Noel Hogan's website announced the name of his new project on 9 October 2004. Mono Band's first gig was 13 March 2005 at Dolan's in Limerick. On vocals that night were Richard Walters, Alexandra Hamnede, and Fin Chambers. This was followed by a performance at the 2005 SXSW Festival in Austin, TX on 17 March.

<i>Mono Band</i> (album) 2005 studio album by Mono Band

Mono Band is Noel Hogan's side project from The Cranberries. Their self-titled only album Mono Band was released on May 30, 2005 in the Republic of Ireland, June 9, 2005 in Europe. "waves" was the first single was released in late April. "Run Wild" was released as the second single.

iTunes media player and library software

iTunes is a media player, media library, Internet radio broadcaster, and mobile device management application developed by Apple Inc. It was announced on January 9, 2001. It is used to play, download, and organize digital multimedia files, including music and video, on personal computers running the macOS and Windows operating systems. Content must be purchased through the iTunes Store, whereas iTunes is the software letting users manage their purchases.


Track listing

  1. "Waves (radio edit)"
  2. "Brighter Sky (Steve Hillier version)"


Noel Hogan Irish musician

Noel Anthony Hogan is an Irish musician and record producer best known as the lead guitarist and co-songwriter of the Irish rock band The Cranberries.

Soname Yangchen Tibetan singer

Soname Yangchen is a British singer and a songwriter of Tibetan descent.

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