+/- (band)

+/- (band)

Infobox musical artist
Name = +/-

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Background = group_or_band
Origin = New York, USA
Genre = Indie electronic
Indie pop
Years_active = 2001–present
Label = TeenBeat, Absolutely Kosher, &, White Wabbit
Associated_acts = Versus
Whysall Lane
Bloodthirsty Butchers
URL = [http://www.plusmin.us/ Official website]
Current_members = James Baluyut
Patrick Ramos
Chris Deaner
Past_members = Margaret McCartney

+/-, or Plus/Minus, is an American indietronic band formed by James Baluyut and Patrick Ramos from the influential 1990s indie band Versus and joined by Chris Deaner, who has also played drums for Kelly Clarkson. The band makes use of both electronic and traditional instruments. The group has released two albums on seminal, longstanding American indie label Teenbeat Records and their track "All I do" was prominently featured in the soundtrack for the major film Wicker Park.


*James Baluyut (vocals, guitar, keyboard, producer)
*Patrick Ramos (vocals, guitar, keyboard, drums)
*Chris Deaner (drums, sampler, banjo, clarinet, video)


*"Self-Titled Long-Playing Debut Album" (2002 · Teenbeat Records)
*"You Are Here" (2003 · Teenbeat Records)
*"Let's Build a Fire" (2006 · Absolutely Kosher Records)
*"Xs on Your Eyes" (2008 · Absolutely Kosher Records)


*Split single with Whysall Lane (2002 · DIW Magazine)
*"Holding Patterns" (2003 · Teenbeat Records)
*"As Seen On Television" (2004 · & Records)
*"bloodthirsty butchers vs +/- {PLUS/MINUS}" (2005 · Triad)


*"Self Titled Debut Digital Video Disc" (2007 · Teenbeat Records)

External links

* [http://www.plusmin.us/ +/-] (official website)
* [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=11:3pfuxq90ldfe +/-] at Allmusic.com
*+/- releases reviewed within [http://trouserpress.com/entry.php?a=versus Versus] article at Trouser Press

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