Miracles of Modern Science

An orchestral indie rock band based in Brooklyn, NY. The band was formed in 2005 by Evan Younger (double bass, lead vocals), Josh Hirshfeld (mandolin), Kieran Ledwidge (violin), Geoff McDonald (cello) and Tyler Pines (drums), who were then students at Princeton University. Upon graduating from Princeton in 2008, Miracles of Modern Science released their self-titled debut EP and built a following in the New York City area. In 2009, they were chosen as one of Spin Magazine's "25 Must-Hear Artists" at the CMJ Music Marathon. ...show more

An orchestral indie rock band based in Brooklyn, NY. The band was formed in 2005 by Evan Younger (double bass, lead vocals), Josh Hirshfeld (mandolin), Kieran Ledwidge (violin), Geoff McDonald (cello) and Tyler Pines (drums), who were then students at Princeton University. Upon graduating from Princeton in 2008, Miracles of Modern Science released their self-titled debut EP and built a following in the New York City area. In 2009, they were chosen as one of Spin Magazine's "25 Must-Hear Artists" at the CMJ Music Marathon.

Their LP "Dog Year" was released in December 2011 to high praise from NPR, Wired, Paste, Consequence of Sound, and Beats Per Minute, who also included it in their list of the best albums of 2011. In 2013 they followed up with a new EP, "MEEMS". Their music is available for free download at http://www.miraclesofmodernscience.com.. ...show less